Oct. 19 kickoff concert for Music Encore series

WHITE ROCK – Russian ensemble Rimsky-Korsakov String Quartet will launch Music Encore Concert Society’s second season this fall.

The Oct. 19 concert will be held at White Rock’s First United Church, as will others in the six-date series.

Artistic director Eugene Skovorodnikov has put together the concert series in partnership with the City of White Rock.

Other concerts in the series will feature Italian pianist Francesco Nicolosi (Nov. 9), the trio of pianist Skovorodnikov with violinist Peter Krysa and cellist Deliana Memtchilova (Jan. 25), the Bergmann piano duo (Feb. 22), violinist Sihana Badivuku (March 29) and French pianist Hugues Leclere (April 26). Ticket details will be announced soon, with information available by calling 604-541-2199.