2017/2018 EPO Symphonic Season
Our new season offers five concerts to suit every lover of the classics, including one featuring star guest soloist - Joseph Johnson, the principal cellist of the Toronto Symphony Orchestra. The ever-popular children's matinee concert returns as well as a presentation showcasing the always exceptional winner of the Young Composer's Competition.
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Sunday, February 11, 2018
This one hour programme of Classical favourites will appeal to children of all ages. Brother and sister trumpet duo Matisse and Aled Blundell will leave you breathless! The award winning Mimico Children's Choir will inspire you with their accomplished performance! Come and share in the fun!
- Camille Saint-Saëns
- Danse Macabre
- Antonio Vivaldi
- Concerto for Two Trumpets
- Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
- Serenade No. 10 in B major, "Gran Partita" K. 361, last movement
- John Iveson
- Frère Jacques for Brass Quintet
- Edvard Grieg
- In the Hall of the Mountain King from Peer Gynt Suite No. 1, Op. 46
Friday, March 23, 2018
The winner of our 4th Young Composer's Competition will usher in this programme of 20th Century masterworks by Richard Strauss and Dmitri Shostakovich.
- Young Composer's Competition Winner
- Richard Strauss
- Four Last Songs
- Dmitri Shostakovich
- Symphony No. 5
Friday, May 11, 2018
Our season concludes with special guest soloist Joseph Johnson, Principal Cellist of the TSO. Ravel's colourful homage to Couperin and Brahms's monumental fourth symphony will be sure to satisfy your classical soul!
- Maurice Ravel
- Le Tombeau de Couperin
- Edward Elgar
- Cello Concerto in E minor, Op. 85
- Johannes Brahms
- Symphony No. 4 in E minor, Op. 98
See you at the Symphony!