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NOCCA 2019-20 concert season includes the return of Charles Richard-Hamelin / Vernon Morning Star

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NOCCA unveils their 2019-2020 concert season, which will be presented at the Vernon and District Performing Arts Centre. The season will include highlights such as Mendelssohn's String Octet in E Flat Major, not previously performed in Vernon, a piano trio of international performers in their BC debut, and the return of the phenomenal pianist, Charles Richard-Hamelin on Saturday, February 29, 2020.

The Quebec-born pianist, Hamelin brings an impressive set of credentials, including a master's degree from Yale and appearances at prestigious festivals around the world. He also was unquestionably qualified to perform Chopin's Piano Concerto No. 2 with the Saskatoon Symphony. At the 2015 International Chopin Piano Competition, he was a silver medalist and laureate – the first Canadian to attain this honour.

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