If you’re reading this page there’s a good chance you’re thinking about or have decided to join us for a concert. Thank you! Here at the Prince Edward Island Symphony Orchestra (our friends call us the PEISO for short) we want to make sure people who are newer to classical
PRE-CONCERT CHATS Attending a pre-concert talk helps concert goers gain a deeper understanding and appreciation for the music they are about to hear. About an hour before most concerts, the PEISO hosts a pre-concert chat – often attended by Maestro Mark Shapiro, by a composer of a new piece of music
A Word From the Maestro “With an antelope’s surefooted grace, PEISO has been leaping boldly from crag to crag. How happy, proud and grateful I am that we embark on our second half-century in such fine fettle, both musically and organizationally. Four beautiful concerts featuring thrilling artistic partners and sizzling combinations
In her capacity as PEI’s new Lt. Governor, Antoinette Perry has extended her patronage to the PEI Symphony Orchestra. By providing her personal patronage to support and encourage worthy endeavours such as the PEI Symphony Orchestra, Her Honour continues the long tradition as the Queen’s representative in supporting programs to educate
“ALL THINGS CLASSICAL” CALENDAR OF EVENTS In addition to four annual concerts that the PEISO performs there is a lot going on PEI year-round of interest to classical music enthusiasts! The ALL THINGS CLASSICAL year-round calendar of events lists performances by classical musicians and related artists on PEI year-round island-wide.