Canadian Light Classics

Sunday, April 30, 2017
Event Title: Canadian Light Classics
  • Region: Ontario
  • Venue / Location: George Weston Recital Hall
  • Time: 3:00pm
  • Price: $15 - $43
  • Genre: Orchestra / Large Ensembles (10+)
  • External Link: orchestratoronto.ca
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Sunday, April 30, 2017 - 3:00pm

Canadian Light Classics
Pre-concert chat at 2:15 with Kevin Mallon

Welcome to our 63rd season. We are pleased and honoured to add our musical voice to Canada’s Sesquicentennial year of celebrations.

Our 2016-17 programming pays tribute to our Canadian cultural roots, our founding nations and the strength of our national character.

Our 3:00pm performance on Sunday, Sunday, April 30th, 2017 in the George Weston Recital Hall honours the music right where you live.

Orchestra Toronto is pleased to present our annual Light Classic’s Concert with a uniquely Canadian program.

It includes the World Premiere of Richard Herriott’s “The Newfie Bullet”.

Featuring:
Kevin Mallon – Conductor
Richard Herriott – Composer and Pianist*

On the Program:
Herriott – The Newfie Bullet (world premier)*
McPhee – Tabuh-Tabuhan: Toccata for Orchestra
Raum – Halifax Harbour
Cable – The Banks of Newfoundland
Hales – Theme from The Beachcombers