ONLINE TICKET SALES NOW AVAILABLE FOR OUR UPCOMING HOLIDAY FAMILY CONCERT: SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 30, 2019!
Friday, November 22, 2019 — Our new 2019/2020 40th Anniversary Season Brochure is available through all links. Full concert details are updated.
Our third concert of the season, “WINTER DREAMS: A FAMILY HOLIDAY CONCERT”, will be SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 30, 2019 – 6:30 pm at The Salvation Army Scarborough Citadel (2021 Lawrence Avenue E., at Warden) and will feature the full orchestra under the direction of Ronald Royer. We will also welcome special guest choirs, including the SPO Women’s Choir (under the direction of Mr. Eugene He), Sistema Toronto Youth Choir (under the direction of Delicia Raveenthrarajan), St. Paul’s L’Amoreaux Youth & Adult Choirs (under the direction of David McCartney), and members of the Church of the Holy Trinity Guildwood Choir (under the direction of Robert Graham). The concert really begins at 6:30 pm with performances by the choirs, with the full orchestra on stage at 7 pm for the main concert. The early start time is family friendly, so bring your whole family.
** Canadian sensation JACELYN is also confirmed to be joining us and singing for this annual Holiday celebration.
Music to be performed includes Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No. 1 in G minor, Op. 13 (“Winter Dream”), Calvin Custer’s arrangement of Felix Bernard’s Winter Wonderland, Catherine Magowan and Spy Dénommé-Welch’s Rouge Winter for Orchestra, Suresh Singaratnam’s A Canadian Christmas, Roveena’s Fearless (orchestrated by Shreya Jha), Kevin Lau’s arrangement of Jingle Bells, plus new special arrangements of Holiday music for JACELYN by our own Ronald Royer.
Our fourth concert, “Beethoven’s Septet and More”, is a chamber music event to be held at St. Paul’s L’Amoreaux Anglican Church (3333 Finch Avenue E.) on Saturday, February 8, 2020. We’ll post more details soon..
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