PEI Symphony Orchestra – Mark Shapiro, Music Director
Guest Conductor: Mélanie Léonard
Susan Brenton Award Artist: Justin Amador
March 1, 2020 – Zion Presbyterian Church – 2:30 pm
A left click on the work will tell you more about the piece and the composer.
Mélanie Léonard, our guest conductor, shares her passion for new Canadian music and provides insights into today’s programme here.
|O Canada||Calixa Lavallée (1842 – 1891)|
|Mar Atlantico (2003)||Peter Charles Allen|
|Nostalgia (2012)||Jocelyn Morlock|
|Prairie Sketches (1985)||Sid Robinovitch|
|I. Things of the world – Lively
II. At midnight – Lento misterioso
III. Driving home – Allegro giocoso
IV. The hockey players – Adagio pomposo
V. City street – Freely
VI. Lullaby – Gently
VII. Liturgy – Rubato
|Sherwood Legend (1996)||Elizabeth Raum|
|Justin Amador – horn soloist
I. Swashbuckling Hero
|Jubilation of Spring (2015)||Alice Ping Yee Ho|
Guest conductor Mélanie Léonard and Susan Brenton Award artist Justin Amador will be sharing their thoughts and insights into the programme at our pre-concert talk at 1:30 on concert day in the Youth Suite at Zion.
Programme notes are researched and compiled by Will Hobbs.
A portion of the information for these notes was provided by the Canadian Music Centre.