THE GATHERING STORM
October 20 – Zion Church - 2:30pm
Symphony no 4 Jean Sibelius
Mother Goose Suite Maurice Ravel
Trumpet Concerto John Estacio
Sibelius and Ravel respond in fascinatingly opposite ways to the threat of the coming “Great War”. With a new virtuosic trumpet concerto co-commissioned by the PEISO featuring special guest Paul Merkelo, trumpet.
SPACE AND THE ROCKET
November 24 - Homburg Theatre - 2:30pm
The Planets Gustav Holst
The Hockey Sweater Abigail Richardson-Schulte with text by Roch Carrier
All-time classical favourite The Planets plus The Hockey Sweater make this concert ideal for the entire family with narration by Patrick Ledwell.
March 1 - Zion Church - 2:30pm
Mar Atlantico Peter Charles Allen
Prairie Sketches Sid Robinovitch
Jubilation of Spring Alice Ping Yee Ho
(Performance by Suzanne Brenton Award Winner)
Up and coming conductor Melanie Leonard presents an afternoon of Canadian masterpieces-together with a performance by our Suzanne Brenton Award Winner!
COPLAND AND RACHMANIOFF
Mark Shapiro, Conductor
APRIL 19 – HOMBURG THEATRE - 2:30pm
Symphony no. 3 Aaron Copland
Piano Concerto no. 3 Sergei Rachmaninoff
Copland’s greatest symphony, featuring the theme from Fanfare for the Common Man meets Rachmaninoff’s famously fiendish 3rd Piano Concerto with special guest artist Sarah Hagen, piano.
Please note: Free companion ticket is available for those in need of a continuing caregiver assistant. Use coupon code "caregiver" on order form.
The dates for the concerts are set so mark your calendars! Performance selections and soloists are subject to change.
Individual tickets are available through the Confederation Centre Box Office: https://boxoffice.