Ars Nova presents “From Italy with Love”

Maria Knapik

Maria KnapikFraser Rubens and Maria Knapik have been shining stars of the Ottawa  and Canadian Opera and concert scene for several years. Maria Knapik has an extensive resume of appearances as soloist with  Orchestras and Opera Companies in Europe and  North America, including appearances in the title roles of  Tosca and Turandot with the New York Grand Opera   and a production of Verdi’s Alzira at Carnegie Hall ,Ms Knapik has performed at  the Kennedy Center with Maestro  Robert Shafer with his Grammy award winning chorus  and as a special guest artist at the Annual Puccini Foundation Concert at Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center.

She has performed to stellar reviews in title roles with Ottawa’s Opera Lyra. Fraser Rubens has enjoyed great success as both a leading Cardiac Surgeon and a Tenor. He love of music has taken him to stages in North America and Europe where he has performed in  Recital, Oratorio and Opera. His latest recording Bel Canto Dottore has met with critical acclaim.

Concert Details:

Tuesday October 28, 7:30 p.m.

The National Archives Auditorium., 395 Wellington St. Ottawa.

Tickets: Seating is limited

Pre-sale prices:

General:  $20.00

Seniors:  $15.00

Reserved seating: $35.00 General: $25.00   Students: $15.00

Available at: Compact Music– 2 locations:

190 Bank (613-233-7626)

785-A Bank (613-233-8922)

Leading Note: 370 Elgin (613-569-7888)

Books on Beechwood, 25 Beechwood (613-742-5030)

Polka Delikatessen -1574 Walkely Rd (613-260-2546)

Continental Deli – Byward Market, 57 D York St. (613-241-7025)

Wedel Touch of EuropeBell St.

Group discounts available.

More information available at: 613-741-5569