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Let's Dance!
Sept. 2015- June 2016
Let's Dance!

Jeff Tyzik, conductor
Michael Lynche, vocalist
Julie Jo Hughes, vocalist
Ted Louis Levy, tap dancer/vocalist
Stephen Sayer/Chandrae Roettig, swing dancers
Patricio Touceda/Eva Lucero, tango dancers
Forrest Walsh/Melissa Shahin, ballroom dancers

Tue 2/9/16 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall
Wed 2/10/16 2:00PM Roy Thomson Hall
Wed 2/10/16 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall


The Year of the Monkey
Sept. 2015- June 2016
The Year of the Monkey

Long Yu, conductor
Maxim Vengerov, violin
Wang Yi, Peking Opera soloist
Mark Rowswell “Dashan”, host

Sat 2/13/16 7:30PM Roy Thomson Hall


Brahms Violin Concerto
Sept. 2015- June 2016
Brahms Violin Concerto

Fabien Gabel, conductor
Baiba Skride, violin

Simon Bertrand: Rideaux et Fanfares
Brahms: Violin Concerto
Franck: Symphony in D Minor

7:15pm pre-concert chat in the lobby on Feb 17

Wed 2/17/16 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall
Thu 2/18/16 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall


From Mozart to Rachmaninoff
Sept. 2015- June 2016
From Mozart to Rachmaninoff

Earl Lee, RBC Resident Conductor
Pavel Kolesnikov, piano

Mozart: Overture to The Magic Flute, K. 620
Rachmaninoff: Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini
Berlioz: Le corsaire
Debussy: Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune
Bizet: Suite from Carmen

Sat 2/20/16 7:30PM Roy Thomson Hall
Sun 2/21/16 3:00PM Roy Thomson Hall


Schumann Symphony 4
Sept. 2015- June 2016
Schumann Symphony 4

Louis Langrée, conductor
Marc-André Hamelin, piano

Beethoven: Leonore Overture No. 2
Mendelssohn: Piano Concerto No. 1
Schumann: Symphony No. 4

7:15pm pre-concert chat in the lobby on Feb 25

Thu 2/25/16 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall
Sat 2/27/16 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall


Vivaldi Concerto
Sept. 2015- June 2016
Vivaldi Concerto

Peter Oundjian, conductor
Earl Lee, RBC Resident Conductor
Sarah Jeffrey, oboe
Michael Sweeney, bassoon
Steven Woomert, trumpet
James Gardiner, trumpet
Jonathan Crow, violin
Teng Li, viola
Joseph Johnson, cello
Tom Allen, host

Rossini: Overture to La gazza ladra
Paganini: Sonata per la Gran Viola
Vivaldi: Concerto for Two Trumpets
Haydn: Sinfonia concertante in B-flat Major, Hob. I/105

Wed 3/2/16 6:30PM Roy Thomson Hall


Fragile Absolute
Sept. 2015- June 2016
Fragile Absolute

Peter Oundjian, conductor & host
Brett Dean, conductor & viola
Afiara Quartet, string quartet
Skratch Bastid, turntables & effects

György Kurtág: The Answered Unanswered Question
Brett Dean: Viola Concerto
Anthony Pateras: Fragile Absolute
Kevin Lau: Concerto Grosso for orchestra, string quartet, and turntables (TSO Commission) - World Premiere

Pre-concert performance in the lobby

Intermission chat in the lobby

Post-concert party in the lobby

Sat 3/5/16 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall


Two Memorials
Sept. 2015- June 2016
Two Memorials

Peter Oundjian, conductor & host
Brett Dean, conductor
Håkan Hardenberger, trumpet

James Ledger: Two Memorials (Anton Webern and John Lennon) - North American Premiere
Paul Frehner/Peter Mettler: New Work for Film and Orchestra (TSO Commission) - World Premiere
Brett Dean: Dramatis personae for Trumpet and Orchestra - Canadian Premiere

Pre-concert performance in the lobby

Intermission chat in the lobby

Post-concert party in the lobby

Wed 3/9/16 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall


Knocking at the Hellgate
Sept. 2015- June 2016
Knocking at the Hellgate

Peter Oundjian, conductor & host
Brett Dean, conductor
Russell Braun, baritone
Skratch Bastid, turntables

Jonny Greenwood: Water - Canadian Premiere
Brett Dean: Knocking at the Hellgate
Skratch Bastid: Festival Remix (TSO Commission) - World Premiere

Pre-concert performance in the lobby

Post-concert party in the lobby

Sat 3/12/16 7:30PM Roy Thomson Hall


Scenes of the Mediterranean
Sept. 2015- June 2016
Scenes of the Mediterranean

Stéphane Denève, conductor
Jean-Yves Thibaudet, piano

Berlioz: Roman Carnival Overture
Saint-Saëns: Piano Concerto No. 5 “Egyptian”
Ibert: Escales (Ports of Call)
Respighi: Pines of Rome

7:15pm pre-concert chat in the lobby on Mar 23

Wed 3/23/16 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall
Thu 3/24/16 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall


On Broadway
Sept. 2015- June 2016
On Broadway

Steven Reineke, conductor
Darren Criss, vocalist
Betsy Wolfe, vocalist

Due to a scheduling issue, Jeremy Jordan will be unable to perform with the TSO on March 29 & 30, 2016. Darren Criss, star of the critically acclaimed TV series Glee, has agreed to step in for Mr. Jordan.

Tue 3/29/16 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall
Wed 3/30/16 2:00PM Roy Thomson Hall
Wed 3/30/16 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall


Victoria Symphony
Sept. 2015- June 2016
Victoria Symphony

Tania Miller, conductor
Stewart Goodyear, piano
Victoria Symphony, guest orchestra

Michael Oesterle: “Home” from New World
Grieg: Piano Concerto
Copland: Suite from Appalachian Spring
Stravinsky: Suite from The Firebird

1:15pm pre-concert chat in the lobby

Thu 3/31/16 2:00PM Roy Thomson Hall


The TSO presents Alligator Pie
Sept. 2015- June 2016
The TSO presents Alligator Pie

Earl Lee, RBC Resident Conductor
Carla Huhtanen, soprano
Dennis Lee, poet
Kevin Frank, narrator

Abigail Richardson-Schulte: Alligator Pie (TSO Co-Commission)

Family Performance. Suitable for children ages 5 to 12.

Come to the concert half an hour early for special pre-concert entertainment with storytellers from Toronto Public Library!

Sat 4/2/16 2:00PM Roy Thomson Hall
Sat 4/2/16 4:00PM Roy Thomson Hall


NACO
Sept. 2015- June 2016
NACO

Alexander Shelley, conductor
Gabriela Montero, piano
National Arts Centre Orchestra, guest orchestra

R. Strauss: Don Juan
Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 20, K. 466
Ana Sokolovic: Ringelspiel
R. Strauss: Death and Transfiguration

7:15pm pre-concert chat in the lobby

Sat 4/2/16 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall


Beethoven Piano Concerto 4
Sept. 2015- June 2016
Beethoven Piano Concerto 4

Thomas Søndergård, conductor
Francesco Piemontesi, piano

Kati Agósc: Perpetual Summer
Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 4
Sibelius: Symphony No. 1

7:15pm pre-concert chat in the lobby on Apr 6

Wed 4/6/16 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall
Fri 4/8/16 7:30PM Roy Thomson Hall


A Midsummer Night's Dream
Sept. 2015- June 2016
A Midsummer Night's Dream

James Feddeck, conductor
Heidi Van Hoesen Gorton, harp

Wagner: “The Ride of the Valkyries” from Die Walküre
Handel: Harp Concerto
Mendelssohn: Selections from A Midsummer Night’s Dream
Elgar: Variations on an Original Theme “Enigma”

Sat 4/9/16 7:30PM Roy Thomson Hall
Sun 4/10/16 3:00PM Roy Thomson Hall


Angela Hewitt Plays Bach
Sept. 2015- June 2016
Angela Hewitt Plays Bach

Peter Oundjian, conductor
Angela Hewitt, leader & piano

Bach: Piano Concerto in F Minor, BWV 1056
Bach: Piano Concerto in D Minor, BWV 1052
Shostakovich: Symphony No. 8

Wed 4/13/16 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall
Thu 4/14/16 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall


Angela Hewitt Plays Bach
Sept. 2015- June 2016
Angela Hewitt Plays Bach

Peter Oundjian, conductor
Angela Hewitt, leader & piano

Bach: Piano Concerto in D Minor, BWV 1052
Shostakovich: Symphony No. 8

Post-concert party in the lobby

Sat 4/16/16 7:30PM Roy Thomson Hall


Mahler Symphony 1
Sept. 2015- June 2016
Mahler Symphony 1

Matthias Pintscher, conductor
Inon Barnatan, piano

Matthias Pintscher: towards Osiris - Canadian Premiere
Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 24, K. 491
Mahler: Symphony No. 1 “Titan”

Thu 4/28/16 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall
Sat 4/30/16 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall


Brahms Symphony 4
Sept. 2015- June 2016
Brahms Symphony 4

Peter Oundjian, conductor
Leila Josefowicz, violin

Beethoven: Egmont Overture
John Adams: Scheherazade.2— Dramatic Symphony for Violin and Orchestra -- Canadian Premiere
Brahms: Symphony No. 4

Wed 5/4/16 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall
Thu 5/5/16 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall


Shostakovich Symphony 13
Sept. 2015- June 2016
Shostakovich Symphony 13

Andrey Boreyko, conductor
Julian Rachlin, violin
Petr Migunov, bass
Basses of the Amadeus Choir & Elmer Iseler Singers

Mozart: Violin Concerto No. 5, K. 219 "Turkish"
Shostakovich: Symphony No. 13 “Babi Yar”

Fri 5/13/16 7:30PM Roy Thomson Hall


Peter and the Wolf
Sept. 2015- June 2016
Peter and the Wolf

Dina Gilbert, conductor
Magic Circle Mime Company



Family Performance. Suitable for children ages 5 to 12.

Come to the concert half an hour early for a special pre-concert performance in the lobby!

Sat 5/14/16 2:00PM Roy Thomson Hall
Sat 5/14/16 4:00PM Roy Thomson Hall


Shostakovich Symphony 13
Sept. 2015- June 2016
Shostakovich Symphony 13

Andrey Boreyko, conductor
Julian Rachlin, violin
Petr Migunov, bass
Basses of the Amadeus Choir & Elmer Iseler Singers

Mozart: Violin Concerto No. 5, K. 219 "Turkish"
Shostakovich: Symphony No. 13 “Babi Yar”

Sun 5/15/16 3:00PM George Weston Recital Hall


Music of John Williams
Sept. 2015- June 2016
Music of John Williams

Steven Reineke, conductor

Enjoy a full concert of glorious selections by John Williams, the undisputed king of film music!

Tue 5/17/16 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall
Wed 5/18/16 2:00PM Roy Thomson Hall
Wed 5/18/16 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall


What Makes It Great - Dvorak
Sept. 2015- June 2016
What Makes It Great - Dvorak

Rob Kapilow, conductor & host

Dvorák: Symphony No. 8

Thu 5/19/16 7:30PM Roy Thomson Hall


An Alpine Symphony
Sept. 2015- June 2016
An Alpine Symphony

Sir Andrew Davis, conductor
Tom Allen, host

R. Strauss: An Alpine Symphony

Wed 5/25/16 6:30PM Roy Thomson Hall


An Alpine Symphony
Sept. 2015- June 2016
An Alpine Symphony

Sir Andrew Davis, conductor

Ives: “Decoration Day” from New England Holidays
Janácek: Taras Bulba
Elgar: Sospiri
R. Strauss: An Alpine Symphony

6:45pm free pre-concert performance by the TSO Chamber Soloists on May 26

Intermission chats in the lobby

Thu 5/26/16 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall
Sat 5/28/16 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall


Ravel Daphnis et Chloé
Sept. 2015- June 2016
Ravel Daphnis et Chloé

Juanjo Mena, conductor
Pekka Kuusisto, violin
Toronto Mendelssohn Choir

Granados: Intermezzo from Goyescas
Nielsen: Violin Concerto
Ravel: Daphnis et Chloé

Intermission chats in the lobby

Wed 6/1/16 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall
Thu 6/2/16 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall


An American in Paris
Sept. 2015- June 2016
An American in Paris

Andrew Grams, conductor
Orion Weiss, piano

Copland: Fanfare for the Common Man
Copland: Four Dance Episodes from Rodeo
John Adams: Short Ride in a Fast Machine
Gershwin: Rhapsody in Blue
Gershwin: An American in Paris

Sat 6/4/16 7:30PM Roy Thomson Hall
Sun 6/5/16 3:00PM Roy Thomson Hall


James Ehnes Plays Elgar
Sept. 2015- June 2016
James Ehnes Plays Elgar

Peter Oundjian, conductor
James Ehnes, violin

Webern: Five Pieces for Orchestra
Elgar: Violin Concerto
Stravinsky: The Rite of Spring

Intermission chat in the lobby

Post-concert chat on stage

Thu 6/9/16 2:00PM Roy Thomson Hall


James Ehnes Plays Elgar
Sept. 2015- June 2016
James Ehnes Plays Elgar

Peter Oundjian, conductor
James Ehnes, violin

Webern: Five Pieces for Orchestra
Elgar: Violin Concerto

Intermission chat in the lobby

Post-concert chat on stage

Fri 6/10/16 7:30PM Roy Thomson Hall


James Ehnes Plays Elgar
Sept. 2015- June 2016
James Ehnes Plays Elgar

Peter Oundjian, conductor
James Ehnes, violin

Elgar: Violin Concerto
Stravinsky: The Rite of Spring

6:15pm free pre-concert performance by the TSO Chamber Soloists

Post-concert party in the lobby

Sat 6/11/16 7:30PM Roy Thomson Hall


Beethoven Eroica Symphony
Sept. 2015- June 2016
Beethoven Eroica Symphony

Peter Oundjian, conductor
Yefim Bronfman, piano

RBC Affiliate Composer: New Work (TSO Commission) - World Premiere
Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 3
Beethoven: Symphony No. 3 “Eroica”

Wed 6/15/16 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall
Thu 6/16/16 8:00PM Roy Thomson Hall


Late Night
Sept. 2015- June 2016
Late Night

Peter Oundjian, conductor

Beethoven: Symphony No. 3 “Eroica”

Fri 6/17/16 10:00PM Roy Thomson Hall


Second City and the TSO
Sept. 2015- June 2016
Second City and the TSO

Peter Oundjian, conductor
Colin Mochrie, host
The Second City

Thu 6/23/16 7:30PM Roy Thomson Hall
Fri 6/24/16 7:30PM Roy Thomson Hall

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