Season Line-up

From exciting masterworks to world premieres, we’re confident you’ll enjoy the Scarborough Philharmonic Orchestra’s 2018/2019 season.

Details as of September 5, 2018. For the latest program updates and changes, please check here.

BEETHOVEN AND BRAHMS

BEETHOVEN AND BRAHMS – Salvation Army Scarborough Citadel October 27, 2018, 8pm Scarborough Philharmonic Orchestra Ronald Royer, Conductor Kara Huber, Piano   Alexander Rapoport – A Symphonic Teaser: “Would You Like Me to Finish This Symphony?” Ludwig van Beethoven – Symphony No. 8 in F major, Op. 93 .                                                           Johannes Brahms – Piano Concerto No. 2 in B flat, Op. 83 The SPO is thrilled to have Grammy-nominated concert pianist, KARA HUBER, joining us as guest soloist for this extraordinary event! Ms. Huber will perform Brahm’s towering Piano Concerto No. 2 which features beautiful, passionate and dramatic music. Ms. Huber has performed at Carnegie Hall, the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, the Piano Virtuoso Series at the Canadian Opera Company, and the Steinway Series at the Smithsonian Amercian Art Museum. WORLD-CLASS PERFORMANCE RIGHT HERE — IN SCARBOROUGH! FOR MORE INFORMATION ON MS. HUBER, VISIT KARAHUBER.COM CLICK ON THE IMAGE TO OPEN A LARGER VERSION ADULT SENIOR (65+) STUDENT (with ID) CHILD (under 10)  

THE NUTCRACKER & MORE! A FAMILY HOLIDAY CONCERT

THE NUTCRACKER & MORE! A FAMILY HOLIDAY CONCERT – Salvation Army Scarborough Citadel December 1, 2018, 7pm – Earlier start time with special Pre-Concert at 6:15pm Scarborough Philharmonic Orchestra Ronald Royer, Conductor Scarborough Philharmonic Orchestra Women’s Choir  |  Yiping Chao, Conductor St. Paul’s L’Amoreaux Youth and Adult Choirs  |  David McCartney, Conductor Sistema Toronto Youth Choir  |  Andres Tucci Clarke, Conductor ~ Claudia Liedke, Choir Director Woburn C.I. Youth Choir  |  Brian Farrow, Conductor   William Rowson – Fanfare: A Sesquie for Canada’s 150th Ronald Royer – Fantasia on Canadian Carols Miller & Jackson (Arr. Mark Hayes) – Let There Be Peace on Earth Howard Cable – Christmas Songbook Traditional Music and Carols Sing-Along Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky – The Nutrcracker, Act 1 ADULT SENIOR (65+) STUDENT (with ID) CHILD (under 10)

SERENADES & STORIES

SERENADES & STORIES – St. Dunstan of Canterbury Anglican Church February 9, 2019, 8pm Featuring the Winds of the Scarborough Philharmonic Orchestra Ronald Royer, Conductor   Antonin Dvorak – Winds Serenade in D minor, Op. 44 Antonin Dvorak (Arr. Ronald Royer) – Slavonic Dances, Op. 46, No. 4 Elizabeth Raum – Germany, Spain, France and Ireland from International Suite Charles Demuynck – New Work Shreya Jha (New Generation Artist) – New Work SPO 2018 NEW GENERATION COMPOSERS WORKSHOP SELECTIONS: Brendan Bevan – Hokkaido Sunrise (Premiere) Ian Chan – Desert Stones (Premiere) William Zhang – Eons Fallen (Premiere) ADULT SENIOR (65+) STUDENT (with ID) CHILD (under 10)