Bruckner, Symphony No. 4 in E flat major
One of Bruckner’s most popular works, the “Romantic” Symphony evokes medieval romanticism.
Tchaikovsky, Suite from Swan Lake
8 PM SATURDAY, DECEMBER 17, 2016
Beethoven, Leonore Overture #3
The most famous of Mozart’s piano concertos, with its intensely lyrical and much-loved slow movement.
Menotti, Amahl and the Night Visitors
In co-operation with TRYPTYCH CONCERT & OPERA
The first opera written expressly for television, and which became a yearly holiday tradition throughout the world. Amahl, a young boy, offers his only possession, his crutch, as a gift for the wise men to take to the Christ Child.
8 PM SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 11, 2017
Puccini, Capriccio Sinfonico
This early work, with its lyrical and dramatic themes, anticipates the operatic composer in the making.
Tchaikovsky, Elegy for Strings
Puccini, Suor Angelica
with TRYPTYCH CONCERT & OPERA
The second of Puccini’s trio of operas known as Il trittico (Triptych), Suor Angelica is a heartbreaking tale of motherhood, loss, and repentance.
8 PM SATURDAY, MARCH 11, 2017
We welcome the HAMILTON BACH ELGAR CHOIR, SAINT JOSEPH’S R.C. CHURCH PARISH CHOIR (Hamilton), and members of the GRAND RIVER CHORUS (Brantford)
Faure, Requiem in D minor, Op. 48
This humble masterpiece stands out for its peaceful and serene mood as Faure said, “purely for the pleasure of it”.
Mozart, Requiem in D minor
The sublime Requiem, which Mozart struggled to finish before his death, is quintessential Mozart in its heart-wrenching beauty.
8 PM SATURDAY, MAY 27, 2017
We welcome rising stars in Canada’s ballet scene for our season finale concert, performing favourites from ballets such as Swan Lake, Sleeping Beauty and other well-known masterpieces.
Pre-concert lectures, featuring a variety of guest speakers, begin 45 minutes before each subscription concert.
ANNUAL FUNDRAISING CONCERT AND SILENT AUCTION
8 PM SATURDAY, APRIL 22, 2017
Dvořák, Symphony No. 9 in E minor, Op. 95, “From the New World”
One of Dvořák’s most beloved works, the New World Symphony captures the essence of the composer’s sojourn to America.
Dvořák, Cello Concerto in B minor, Op. 104
with cellist, AARE TAMMESALU
Advance: $30 (adult/senior/student/child)
At the Door: $35 (adult/senior/student/child)
Join the Maestro’s Circle – $100 per person
Each Maestro’s Circle ticket receives:
• premium balcony ticket
• tax receipt for $70
• special recognition in the concert programme
• a free gift and more
Online: click here
Phone: (416) 879-5566
YOUNG ARTISTS CONCERT
2 PM SUNDAY, OCTOBER 2, 2016
Venue: Scarborough Civic Centre, 150 Borough Drive
Part of the Sunday Serenade Series at the Scarborough Civic Centre.
A free admission concert featuring
F.R.C. Clarke – Festival Overture
F.R.C. Clarke – Mini-Suite for Orchestra
Beethoven – Piano Concerto No. 4
and winners of the Mike Geryk Piano Competition and the North York Music Festival.
CHAMBER MUSIC EDUCATIONAL CONCERTS
NOVEMBER, 2016 AND MAY, 2017
Venue: To Be Announced
In collaboration with SCARBOROUGH BLUFFS MUSIC. Stay tuned for more details!