Concerts at a Glance

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Schubert Symphony 9
Sept. 2017- June 2018
Schubert Symphony 9

ROY THOMSON HALL
Juanjo Mena, conductor
Marc-André Hamelin, piano

Ginastera: Ollantay (Canadian Première)
Ravel: Piano Concerto for the Left Hand
Schubert: Symphony No. 9 “Great”

Wed 10/25/17 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall
Thu 10/26/17 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall


Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
Sept. 2017- June 2018
Israel Philharmonic Orchestra

ROY THOMSON HALL
Zubin Mehta, conductor
Israel Philharmonic Orchestra, guest orchestra

Amit Poznansky: Footnote Suite from the music for the motion picture
Ravel: Daphnis et Chloé Suite No. 2
R. Strauss: Ein Heldenleben (A Hero’s Life)

Sat 10/28/17 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall


All Beethoven
Sept. 2017- June 2018
All Beethoven

ROY THOMSON HALL
Earl Lee, conductor
Blake Pouliot, violin

Beethoven: Overture to Egmont
Beethoven: Violin Romances Nos. 1 & 2
Beethoven: Coriolan Overture
Beethoven: Symphony No. 5

Tue 10/31/17 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall


What Makes It Great? Stravinsky The Firebird

ROY THOMSON HALL
Rob Kapilow, conductor & host

Daniel Janke: Sesquie for Canada’s 150th
Stravinsky: Suite from The Firebird (1919 revision)

Part of Canada Mosaic, a Canada 150 Signature Project/un projet signature Canada 150

Fri 11/3/17 7:30PM Roy Thomson Hall


Wall-to-Wall Percussion
Sept. 2017- June 2018
Wall-to-Wall Percussion

ROY THOMSON HALL
Earl Lee, conductor
Vern Griffiths, percussion

The beat is contagious in this fun and interactive family concert that shines the spotlight on the percussion section. Join percussionist Vern Griffiths as he performs orchestral classics by Tchaikovsky and Bizet using everyday household items. You might even get a chance to join Vern and the TSO on stage!

Sat 11/4/17 2:00PM Roy Thomson Hall
Sat 11/4/17 4:00PM Roy Thomson Hall


Afghanistan: Requiem for a Generation

ROY THOMSON HALL
Tania Miller, conductor
Jonathan Crow, violin
Measha Brueggergosman, soprano
Allyson McHardy, mezzo-soprano
Colin Ainsworth, tenor
Brett Polegato, baritone
Trooper Darlene Spencer (Queen’s York Rangers), speaker
Trooper Melissa Frangella (Queen’s York Rangers), speaker
Corporal Jonathan Elliotson (Queen’s Own Rifles), bugler
Corporal Billy Boulet-Gagnon (Toronto Scottish), piper
Corporal Jeremy Federico (The Lorne Scots), piper
Corporal Sean McKenzie-Mardelli (48th Highlanders), piper
Master Corporal Conor Cooper (Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders of Canada), piper
Toronto Children’s Chorus
Toronto Mendelssohn Choir

G.S. McLennan: The Unknown Warrior
Diespecker: Creed (reading)
Vaughan Williams: A London Symphony (Symphony No. 2) – Mvt. II
Traditional: Piper’s Lament (Flowers of the Forest)
Traditional: Last Post and Reveille
Binyon: For the Fallen (reading)
Vaughan Williams: The Lark Ascending
Julien Bilodeau: La fantaisie du pendu (Hangman's fantasy): Sesquie for Canada’s 150th Jeffrey Ryan/text by Suzanne Steele: Afghanistan: Requiem for a Generation

Part of Canada Mosaic, a Canada 150 Signature Project/un projet signature Canada 150

Thu 11/9/17 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall
Sat 11/11/17 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall


TSYO Fall Concert
Sept. 2017- June 2018
TSYO Fall Concert

Earl Lee, RBC Resident conductor

Verdi: Overture to La forza del destino
Smetana: “The Moldau” from Má vlast
Shostakovich: Symphony No. 5

Sun 11/12/17 3:00PM George Weston Recital Hall


Oundjian Conducts Vaughan Williams
Sept. 2017- June 2018
Oundjian Conducts Vaughan Williams

ROY THOMSON HALL
Peter Oundjian, conductor
Louis Lortie, piano
Sarah Jeffrey, oboe
Teng Li, viola
Carla Huhtanen, soprano
Emily D’Angelo, mezzo-soprano
Lawrence Wiliford, tenor
Tyler Duncan, baritone
Elmer Iseler Singers

Vaughan Williams:
Fantasia on “Greensleeves”
Concerto for Oboe and String Orchestra
Serenade to Music
Flos Campi
Piano Concerto in C
The Wasps Overture

Wed 11/15/17 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall


Oundjian Conducts Vaughan Williams
Sept. 2017- June 2018
Oundjian Conducts Vaughan Williams

ROY THOMSON HALL
Peter Oundjian, conductor
Louis Lortie, piano
Sarah Jeffrey, oboe
Teng Li, viola
Carla Huhtanen, soprano
Emily D’Angelo, mezzo-soprano
Lawrence Wiliford, tenor
Tyler Duncan, baritone
Elmer Iseler Singers

Vaughan Williams:
Fantasia on “Greensleeves”
Concerto for Oboe and String Orchestra
Serenade to Music
Flos Campi
Piano Concerto in C
The Wasps Overture

Thu 11/16/17 2:00PM Roy Thomson Hall


Angela Hewitt
Sept. 2017- June 2018
Angela Hewitt

ROY THOMSON HALL
Angela Hewitt, leader & piano

Andrew Ager: Sesquie for Canada’s 150th
J.S. Bach: Keyboard Concerto No. 3, BWV 1054
Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 9, K. 271 “Jeunehomme”
J.S. Bach: Keyboard Concerto No. 7, BWV 1058
Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 20, K. 466

Part of Canada Mosaic, a Canada 150 Signature Project/un projet signature Canada 150

Sat 11/18/17 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall


Angela Hewitt
Sept. 2017- June 2018
Angela Hewitt

GEORGE WESTON RECITAL HALL
Angela Hewitt, leader & piano

J.S. Bach: Keyboard Concerto No. 3, BWV 1054
Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 9, K. 271 “Jeunehomme”
J.S. Bach: Keyboard Concerto No. 7, BWV 1058
Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 20, K. 466


Mahler Symphony 6
Sept. 2017- June 2018
Mahler Symphony 6

ROY THOMSON HALL
Donald Runnicles, conductor

Tobin Stokes: Sesquie for Canada’s 150th (Nov 23 only)
Mahler: Symphony No. 6

Part of Canada Mosaic, a Canada 150 Signature Project/un projet signature Canada 150

Thu 11/23/17 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall


Mahler Symphony 6
Sept. 2017- June 2018
Mahler Symphony 6

ROY THOMSON HALL
Donald Runnicles, conductor

Abigail Richardson-Schulte: Sesquie for Canada’s 150th
Mahler: Symphony No. 6

Part of Canada Mosaic, a Canada 150 Signature Project/un projet signature Canada 150

Sat 11/25/17 7:30PM Roy Thomson Hall


Home Alone in Concert
Sept. 2017- June 2018
Home Alone in Concert

FILM WITH LIVE ORCHESTRA AT ROY THOMSON HALL

Constantine Kitsopoulos, conductor
Etobicoke School of the Arts Junior Chorus

Thu 11/30/17 7:30PM Roy Thomson Hall
Fri 12/1/17 7:30PM Roy Thomson Hall
Sat 12/2/17 2:00PM Roy Thomson Hall
Sat 12/2/17 7:30PM Roy Thomson Hall


Best of Tchaikovsky
Sept. 2017- June 2018
Best of Tchaikovsky

ROY THOMSON HALL
Keri-Lynn Wilson, conductor
Joseph Johnson, cello

Laura Pettigrew: Sesquie for Canada’s 150th
Tchaikovsky: Romeo and Juliet Fantasy-Overture
Tchaikovsky: Variations on a Rococo Theme (original version)
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 5

Dec 6 performance part of Canada Mosaic, a Canada 150 Signature Project/un projet signature Canada 150

Tue 12/5/17 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall
Wed 12/6/17 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall
Thu 12/7/17 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall


The Snowman
Sept. 2017- June 2018
The Snowman

ROY THOMSON HALL
David Amado, conductor
Resonance Youth Choir
Tha Spot Holiday Dancers

This beloved holiday film returns to the stage and screen in a program filled with your holiday favourites. The TSO performs Howard Blake’s beautiful score to the animated film The Snowman, featuring the much-loved song, “Walking in the Air”. Filled with magic and adventure, The Snowman is the perfect way to kick off the holiday season! You’ll also hear holiday classics featuring Tha Spot Holiday Dancers that are sure to get your toes tapping.

© Snowman Enterprises Limited
“The Snowman” by Raymond Briggs is published by Puffin

Sun 12/10/17 3:00PM Roy Thomson Hall


Canadian Brass Christmas
Sept. 2017- June 2018
Canadian Brass Christmas

ROY THOMSON HALL
Lucas Waldin, conductor
Canadian Brass, brass quintet
Etobicoke School of the Arts Holiday Chorus

John McPherson: Sesquie for Canada’s 150th

Dec 12 performance part of Canada Mosaic, a Canada 150 Signature Project/un projet signature Canada 150

Tue 12/12/17 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall
Wed 12/13/17 2:00PM Roy Thomson Hall
Wed 12/13/17 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall


Messiah
Sept. 2017- June 2018
Messiah

ROY THOMSON HALL
Matthew Halls, conductor
Karina Gauvin, soprano
Krisztina Szabó, mezzo-soprano
Frédéric Antoun, tenor
Joshua Hopkins, baritone
Toronto Mendelssohn Choir

Handel: Messiah

Mon 12/18/17 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall
Tue 12/19/17 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall
Wed 12/20/17 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall
Fri 12/22/17 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall
Sat 12/23/17 3:00PM Roy Thomson Hall


Majestic Mozart
Sept. 2017- June 2018
Majestic Mozart

ROY THOMSON HALL
Bernard Labadie, conductor

Mozart: Serenade No. 10, K. 370a/361 “Gran Partita”
Mozart: Symphony No. 39, K. 543

Wed 1/10/18 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall
Sat 1/13/18 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall


What Makes It Great? Mozart Clarinet Concerto

ROY THOMSON HALL
Rob Kapilow, conductor & host
Joaquin Valdepeñas, clarinet

Mozart: Clarinet Concerto, K. 622

Fri 1/12/18 7:30PM Roy Thomson Hall


Essential Mozart
Sept. 2017- June 2018
Essential Mozart

ROY THOMSON HALL
Bernard Labadie, conductor
Jonathan Crow, violin
Teng Li, viola

Mozart: Overture to The Magic Flute, K. 620
Mozart: Sinfonia concertante for Violin and Viola, K. 364/320d
Mozart: Overture to The Impresario, K. 486
Mozart: Symphony No. 36, K. 425 “Linz”

Jan 17 6:45pm Free pre-concert performance by The TSO Chamber Soloists

Wed 1/17/18 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall
Thu 1/18/18 8:00PM Koerner Hall


Mozart Jupiter Symphony
Sept. 2017- June 2018
Mozart Jupiter Symphony

ROY THOMSON HALL
Peter Oundjian, conductor
Charles Richard-Hamelin, piano
Adrian Anantawan, violin

Mozart: Rondo for Violin and Orchestra, K. 250/248b “Haffner”
Mozart: Adagio for Violin and Orchestra, K. 261
Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 23, K. 488
Mozart: Symphony No. 41, K. 551 “Jupiter”

Fri 1/19/18 7:30PM Roy Thomson Hall
Sat 1/20/18 2:00PM Koerner Hall
Sat 1/20/18 8:00PM Koerner Hall


Mozart Jupiter Symphony
Sept. 2017- June 2018
Mozart Jupiter Symphony

GEORGE WESTON RECITAL HALL
Peter Oundjian, conductor
Charles Richard-Hamelin, piano
Adrian Anantawan, violin

Mozart: Rondo for Violin and Orchestra, K. 250/248b “Haffner”
Mozart: Adagio for Violin and Orchestra, K. 261
Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 23, K. 488
Mozart: Symphony No. 41, K. 551 “Jupiter”

Sun 1/21/18 3:00PM George Weston Recital Hall


Holst The Planets
Sept. 2017- June 2018
Holst The Planets

ROY THOMSON HALL
John Storgårds, conductor
Andrew McCandless, trumpet
Elmer Iseler Singers

Stravinsky: Funeral Song (Canadian Première)
John Estacio: Trumpet Concerto (TSO Co-commission)
Holst: The Planets

Thu 1/25/18 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall
Fri 1/26/18 7:30PM Roy Thomson Hall


Holst The Planets
Sept. 2017- June 2018
Holst The Planets

ROY THOMSON HALL
John Storgårds, conductor
Andrew McCandless, trumpet
Elmer Iseler Singers

John Estacio: Trumpet Concerto (TSO Co-commission)
Holst: The Planets

Sat 1/27/18 7:30PM Roy Thomson Hall


A European Romance
Sept. 2017- June 2018
A European Romance

ROY THOMSON HALL
Juraj Valcuha, conductor
Ingrid Fliter, piano

Liadov: The Enchanted Lake
Falla: Nights in the Gardens of Spain
R. Strauss: Don Juan
R. Strauss: Suite from Der Rosenkavalier

Wed 1/31/18 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall
Fri 2/2/18 7:30PM Roy Thomson Hall


TSYO Winter Concert
Sept. 2017- June 2018
TSYO Winter Concert

Earl Lee, RBC Resident Conductor
Sarah Pollard, flute

Dukas: The Sorcerer’s Apprentice
Mozart: Flute Concerto No. 1, K. 313/285c
Dvorák: Symphony No. 8

Sun 2/4/18 3:00PM George Weston Recital Hall


Prokofiev Romeo & Juliet
Sept. 2017- June 2018
Prokofiev Romeo & Juliet

ROY THOMSON HALL
Sir Andrew Davis, conductor
Heidi Van Hoesen Gorton, harp

Balakirev: Overture on Three Russian Folk Songs
Glière: Harp Concerto
Prokofiev: Suite from Romeo and Juliet

Wed 2/14/18 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall
Thu 2/15/18 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall


The Wizard of Oz with Live Orchestra
Sept. 2017- June 2018
The Wizard of Oz with Live Orchestra

FILM WITH LIVE ORCHESTRA AT ROY THOMSON HALL
Emil de Cou, conductor

Sat 2/17/18 7:30PM Roy Thomson Hall
Sun 2/18/18 3:00PM Roy Thomson Hall


Dvorak & Beethoven
Sept. 2017- June 2018
Dvorak & Beethoven

ROY THOMSON HALL
Gustavo Gimeno, conductor
Johannes Moser, cello

Ligeti: Concert Românesc (Romanian Concerto)
Dvorák: Cello Concerto
Beethoven: Symphony No. 4

Wed 2/21/18 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall
Thu 2/22/18 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall


The Year of the Dog: A Chinese New Year Celebration

ROY THOMSON HALL
Carolyn Kuan, conductor
Wen Zhao, pipa

Welcome the Year of the Dog with the TSO! This dazzling celebration for the whole family features fun-filled music from both Chinese and Western origins, plus costumes, dancing, and more. You won’t want to miss the festivities!

Sat 2/24/18 2:00PM Roy Thomson Hall
Sat 2/24/18 4:00PM Roy Thomson Hall


Lang Lang
Sept. 2017- June 2018
Lang Lang

ROY THOMSON HALL
Peter Oundjian, conductor
Lang Lang, piano

Dukas: The Sorcerer’s Apprentice*
Esa-Pekka Salonen: Insomnia (Canadian Première)
Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 3

*Toronto Symphony Youth Orchestra performs with TSO


Processions
Sept. 2017- June 2018
Processions

ROY THOMSON HALL
Peter Oundjian, conductor & host
Daníel Bjarnason, conductor
Víkingur Ólafsson, piano

Vivian Fung: Dust Devils
Larry Alan Smith: Symphony No. 4 (Canadian Première)
Daníel Bjarnason: Processions (North American Première)

Sat 3/3/18 7:30PM Roy Thomson Hall


Little Mass
Sept. 2017- June 2018
Little Mass

ROY THOMSON HALL
Peter Oundjian, conductor & host
Mira Wang, violin
Jan Vogler, cello
Toronto Children’s Chorus

Festival Composer Competition Winner
Wolfgang Rihm: Duo Concerto (Canadian Première)
James MacMillan: Little Mass (North American Première)

Wed 3/7/18 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall


Doctor Atomic
Sept. 2017- June 2018
Doctor Atomic

ROY THOMSON HALL
Peter Oundjian, conductor & host
Jonathan Crow, violin
Teng Li, viola

Esa-Pekka Salonen: Insomnia
Gary Kulesha: Double Concerto (TSO Commission/World Première)
John Adams: Doctor Atomic Symphony

Sat 3/10/18 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall


Jaws in Concert
Sept. 2017- June 2018
Jaws in Concert

FILM WITH LIVE ORCHESTRA AT ROY THOMSON HALL
Constantine Kitsopoulos, conductor

Wed 3/21/18 7:30PM Roy Thomson Hall
Thu 3/22/18 7:30PM Roy Thomson Hall
Fri 3/23/18 7:30PM Roy Thomson Hall


Classical Kids: Gershwin's Magic Key
Sept. 2017- June 2018
Classical Kids: Gershwin's Magic Key

ROY THOMSON HALL
Michelle Merrill, conductor
Classical Kids LIVE!, actors

Join the TSO and the cast from Classical Kids Live! as you learn the story of Gershwin and his music. With over twenty of Gershwin’s most popular works featured in this concert, including Rhapsody in Blue, I Got Rhythm, and An American in Paris, this program is sure to please kids of all ages!

Sat 3/24/18 2:00PM Roy Thomson Hall
Sat 3/24/18 4:00PM Roy Thomson Hall


National Arts Centre Orchestra
Sept. 2017- June 2018
National Arts Centre Orchestra

ROY THOMSON HALL
Alexander Shelley, conductor
Boris Giltburg, piano
National Arts Centre Orchestra, guest orchestra

Vivian Fung: New Work (NACO Commission)
Shostakovich: Piano Concerto No. 2
Brahms: Symphony No. 2

Sat 3/24/18 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall


Brahms & Rachmaninoff
Sept. 2017- June 2018
Brahms & Rachmaninoff

ROY THOMSON HALL
Stéphane Denève, conductor
Lars Vogt, piano

Brahms: Piano Concerto No. 2
Rachmaninoff: Symphonic Dances

Wed 3/28/18 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall


Brahms & Rachmaninoff
Sept. 2017- June 2018
Brahms & Rachmaninoff

ROY THOMSON HALL
Stéphane Denève, conductor
Lars Vogt, piano

Brahms: Piano Concerto No. 2
Rachmaninoff: Symphonic Dances

Thu 3/29/18 2:00PM Roy Thomson Hall


Sibelius Symphony 5
Sept. 2017- June 2018
Sibelius Symphony 5

ROY THOMSON HALL
Sir Andrew Davis, conductor
Ray Chen, violin

Mendelssohn: The Fair Melusina Overture
Bruch: Violin Concerto No. 1
Stenhammar: Intermezzo from Sången
Sibelius: Symphony No. 5

Apr 5 6:45pm Free pre-concert performance by The TSO Chamber Soloists

Thu 4/5/18 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall


Sibelius Symphony 5
Sept. 2017- June 2018
Sibelius Symphony 5

ROY THOMSON HALL
Sir Andrew Davis, conductor
Ray Chen, violin

Mendelssohn: The Fair Melusina Overture
Bruch: Violin Concerto No. 1
Sibelius: Symphony No. 5

Sat 4/7/18 7:30PM Roy Thomson Hall


Sibelius Symphony 5
Sept. 2017- June 2018
Sibelius Symphony 5

GEORGE WESTON RECITAL HALL
Sir Andrew Davis, conductor
Ray Chen, violin

Mendelssohn: The Fair Melusina Overture
Bruch: Violin Concerto No. 1
Stenhammar: Intermezzo from Sången
Sibelius: Symphony No. 5

Sun 4/8/18 3:00PM George Weston Recital Hall


On Broadway
Sept. 2017- June 2018
On Broadway

ROY THOMSON HALL
Steven Reineke, conductor
Stephanie J. Block, vocalist
Ramin Karimloo, vocalist

Join Steven Reineke with Broadway superstars Stephanie J. Block and Ramin Karimloo for an unforgettable tribute to the Great White Way! The program draws together the crème de la crème of American musical theatre, presenting favourite, toe-tapping songs from such vintage classic shows as Carousel, Funny Girl, The King and I, and Gypsy, and from more recent hit productions including Wicked, Company, and Into the Woods.

Tue 4/10/18 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall
Wed 4/11/18 2:00PM Roy Thomson Hall
Wed 4/11/18 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall
Thu 4/12/18 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall


Orchestre Symphonique de Montréal
Sept. 2017- June 2018
Orchestre Symphonique de Montréal

ROY THOMSON HALL
Kent Nagano, conductor
Christian Tetzlaff, violin
Orchestre symphonique de Montréal, guest orchestra

Berg: Violin Concerto
Bruckner: Symphony No. 7

Fri 4/13/18 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall


All Beethoven
Sept. 2017- June 2018
All Beethoven

ROY THOMSON HALL
Earl Lee, conductor
Blake Pouliot, violin

Beethoven: Overture to Egmont
Beethoven: Violin Romances Nos. 1 & 2
Beethoven: Coriolan Overture
Beethoven: Symphony No. 5

Sat 4/14/18 7:30PM Roy Thomson Hall
Sun 4/15/18 3:00PM Roy Thomson Hall


TSYO Spring Concert
Sept. 2017- June 2018
TSYO Spring Concert

Earl Lee, RBC Resident Conductor

Ravel: Mother Goose Suite
Bartók: Concerto for Orchestra

Tue 4/17/18 7:30PM Koerner Hall


The Animated Orchestra
Sept. 2017- June 2018
The Animated Orchestra

ROY THOMSON HALL
Dina Gilbert, conductor
Greg Smith, narrator & composer

It’s time to use your imagination and go on an adventure with the TSO! The perfect concert for the daydreamer in all of us, The Animated Orchestra introduces us to a curious and creative ferret named Ari who leads the audience on a journey through which we discover the magic of music and the orchestra. Be a part of creating the story with narrator Greg Smith and the TSO. Also, enjoy orchestral favourites with the TSO that spark your imagination, including an audience sing-along!

Sat 4/21/18 2:00PM Roy Thomson Hall
Sat 4/21/18 4:00PM Roy Thomson Hall


Bernstein's Candide
Sept. 2017- June 2018
Bernstein's Candide

ROY THOMSON HALL
Bramwell Tovey, conductor
Tracy Dahl, soprano (Cunegonde)
Judith Forst, mezzo-soprano (The Old Lady)
Nicholas Phan, tenor (Candide)
Richard Suart, baritone (Pangloss & other roles)
Members of the Toronto Mendelssohn Choir

Bernstein: Candide (opera-in-concert)

Thu 4/26/18 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall
Sat 4/28/18 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall


Mozart & Bruckner
Sept. 2017- June 2018
Mozart & Bruckner

ROY THOMSON HALL
Peter Oundjian, conductor
Leon Fleisher, piano

Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 12, K. 414
Bruckner/ed. Paul Hawkshaw (Canadian Première): Symphony No. 8

Wed 5/2/18 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall


Mozart & Bruckner
Sept. 2017- June 2018
Mozart & Bruckner

ROY THOMSON HALL
Peter Oundjian, conductor
Leon Fleisher, piano

Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 12, K. 414
Bruckner/ed. Paul Hawkshaw (Canadian Première): Symphony No. 8

Thu 5/3/18 2:00PM Roy Thomson Hall


What Makes It Great? Vivaldi The Four Seasons

ROY THOMSON HALL
Rob Kapilow, conductor & host
Timothy Chooi, violin

Vivaldi: “Spring” from The Four Seasons
Vivaldi: “Summer” from The Four Seasons

Fri 5/11/18 7:30PM Roy Thomson Hall
Sat 5/12/18 7:30PM Roy Thomson Hall


Beethoven Emperor Concerto
Sept. 2017- June 2018
Beethoven Emperor Concerto

ROY THOMSON HALL
Osmo Vänskä, conductor
Yefim Bronfman, piano

Kaija Saariaho: Ciel d’hiver
Ives: Symphony No. 2
Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 5 “Emperor”

Wed 5/23/18 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall
Thu 5/24/18 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall


Vancouver Symphony Orchestra
Sept. 2017- June 2018
Vancouver Symphony Orchestra

ROY THOMSON HALL
Bramwell Tovey, conductor
James Ehnes, violin
Vancouver Symphony Orchestra, guest orchestra

Bramwell Tovey: Time Tracks Brahms: Violin Concerto
Elgar: Variations on an Original Theme “Enigma”

Sat 5/26/18 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall


Love, Lust, and Rock & Roll
Sept. 2017- June 2018
Love, Lust, and Rock & Roll

ROY THOMSON HALL
Steven Reineke, conductor
Storm Large, vocalist

From Frank Sinatra to Elton John, Led Zeppelin, and Queen, experience your favourite hits from the 1930s to today! Guest vocalist Storm Large will lend her pitch-perfect chops to I’ve Got You Under My Skin, Goodbye Yellow Brick Road, Somebody to Love, and more.

Tue 5/29/18 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall
Wed 5/30/18 2:00PM Roy Thomson Hall
Wed 5/30/18 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall
Thu 5/31/18 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall


Water Music
Sept. 2017- June 2018
Water Music

ROY THOMSON HALL
Christoph Altstaedt, conductor
Leslie Ann Bradley, Soprano

J. Strauss II: Blue Danube Waltz
Schubert: Die Forelle (The Trout) for Soprano and Orchestra
Dvorak: Song to the Moon from Rusalka
Britten: Four Sea Interludes
Smetana: “The Moldau” from Ma vlast

Sat 6/2/18 7:30PM Roy Thomson Hall
Sun 6/3/18 3:00PM Roy Thomson Hall


Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto
Sept. 2017- June 2018
Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto

ROY THOMSON HALL
Thomas Dausgaard, conductor
Vadim Gluzman, violin

Wagner: Prelude and Liebestod from Tristan und Isolde
Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto
Dvorak: Symphony No. 8

Fri 6/8/18 7:30PM Roy Thomson Hall


Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto
Sept. 2017- June 2018
Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto

ROY THOMSON HALL
Thomas Dausgaard, conductor
Vadim Gluzman, violin

Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto
Dvorrak: Symphony No. 8

Sat 6/9/18 7:30PM Roy Thomson Hall


Brahms Symphony No 1
Sept. 2017- June 2018
Brahms Symphony No 1

ROY THOMSON HALL
Peter Oundjian, conductor
Jean-Yves Thibaudet, piano

Bernstein: Three Dances from Fancy Free
Gershwin: Piano Concerto in F
Brahms: Symphony No. 1

Wed 6/13/18 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall
Thu 6/14/18 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall


Rachmaninoff Piano Concerto 3
Sept. 2017- June 2018
Rachmaninoff Piano Concerto 3

ROY THOMSON HALL
Peter Oundjian, conductor
Daniil Trifonov, piano

Glinka: Overture to Ruslan and Lyudmila
Rachmaninoff: Piano Concerto No. 3
Mussorgsky/orch. Ravel: Pictures at an Exhibition

Sat 6/16/18 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall


Mahler Symphony 9
Sept. 2017- June 2018
Mahler Symphony 9

ROY THOMSON HALL
Peter Oundjian, conductor
Emanuel Ax, piano

Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 16, K. 451
Mahler: Symphony No. 9

Wed 6/20/18 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall
Sat 6/23/18 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall


Bravo, Peter
Sept. 2017- June 2018
Bravo, Peter

ROY THOMSON HALL
Peter Oundjian, conductor
Christopher Plummer

Tue 6/26/18 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall


Beethoven 9
Sept. 2017- June 2018
Beethoven 9

ROY THOMSON HALL
Peter Oundjian, conductor
Kirsten MacKinnon, soprano
Lauren Segal, mezzo-soprano
Andrew Haji, tenor
Tyler Duncan, baritone
Toronto Mendelssohn Choir

Beethoven: Symphony No. 9

Thu 6/28/18 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall
Fri 6/29/18 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall
Sat 6/30/18 7:00PM Roy Thomson Hall

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