Violinist Elizabeth Pitcairn to perform with Tahoe’s TOCCATA |

Violinist Elizabeth Pitcairn to perform with Tahoe’s TOCCATA

Violinist Elizabeth Pitcairn is set to perform with Toccata during several shows in the region.
Courtesy Joy Strotz Photography |

If you go

What: TOCCATA - Tahoe Symphony Orchestra

When: 7 p.m. Friday, Jan. 29

Where: St. Theresa Catholic Church

Tickets: $30


TOCCATA – Tahoe Symphony Orchestra and Chorus will continue its 11th annual WinterFest this week with guest Elizabeth Pitcairn performing with the Red Mendelssohn Stradivarius violin.

The performance series kicks off at 7 p.m. Friday, Jan. 29, at St. Theresa Church, located at 1041 Lyons Ave. in South Lake Tahoe. TOCCATA will also perform the shows Jan. 31 in Reno, Feb. 3 in Carson City and Feb. 5 in Incline Village.

“The program opens with Felix Mendelssohn’s symphonic choral masterpiece Elijah (Part 2), featuring vocal soloists Anna Helwing, Joy Strotz, and Becky Earl, sopranos; Liudmila Mullin, mezzo soprano; Brad Perry and Sherman Modeste, tenor; and Stuart Duke, Chris Nelson, and Chris Langton, baritones,” according to a press release from TOCCATA. “The concert concludes with Elizabeth Pitcairn, guest violinist, performing Brahms’ Violin Concerto in D major. Jeffrey Lindhorst is Tahoe Symphony concertmaster.”

Tickets are available at the door or online at

General admission to all concerts is $30 for adults, $25 for seniors and $5 for students 19-23. Those under the age of 19 are free.

For more information or preferred seating, email, visit or call 775-313-9697.

Lear about Elizabeth Pitcairn here:

— Lake Tahoe Action

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