Skip to main content

2021/22
Signature

Seasons:
Series:

January 2022

2021/22Signature

Elegance and Emotion

A night of elegance and light-heartedness awaits in this concert of spirited works that are full of vitality. Though called Tragic, Schubert’s sublime Symphony No. 4 contains as much bubbly, youthful vigor as tragedy.

  • Jan 7 - Jan 9

Info & Tickets
2021/22Signature

Sibelius Symphony No. 1

French conductor and 21-22 Dudamel Fellow Chloé van Soeterstède leads the KWS in her Canadian debut. Soaring melodies of Sibelius’s Symphony No. 1 echo those of Tchaikovsky in this lavish work. KWS Principal Oboe Lief Mosbaugh charms listeners with Jean Françaix’s The Flower Clock.

  • Fri Jan 14 / 8:00 pm

    Centre In The Square

Info & Tickets

February 2022

2021/22Signature

Charles Richard-Hamelin & Beethoven

KWS Music Director Andrei Feher returns to the stage joined by celebrated Canadian pianist Charles Richard-Hamelin for an evening of mesmerizing works. Beethoven’s Emperor Concerto is one of the most accomplished of them all, ahead of its time with its virtuosic style and wide dynamic range.

  • Fri Feb 11 / 8:00 pm

    Centre In The Square

Info & Tickets

March 2022

2021/22Signature

Edwin Conducts Barber & Elgar

Music Director Laureate Edwin Outwater returns to the KWS for a program from both sides of the Atlantic. Featuring American cellist Oliver Herbert performing Barber’s Cello Concerto, rarely performed due to its extreme technical demands, and a work by the young contemporary American composer Caroline Shaw.

  • Fri Mar 4 / 8:00 pm

    Centre In The Square

Info & Tickets

April 2022

2021/22Signature

Classical and Opulent

Canadian virtuoso pianist Marc-André Hamelin, a multiple Grammy Award nominee, is recognized around the world for the originality and technical proficiency of his performances. He joins the KWS for Haydn’s lively Piano Concerto No. 11 and Strauss’s witty Burleske.

  • Fri Apr 8 / 8:00 pm

    Centre In The Square

Info & Tickets

May 2022

2021/22Signature

Mahler’s 2nd

Music Director Andrei Feher closes the Signature series with Mahler’s magnificent and majestic Symphony No. 2, Resurrection. It was first performed by the KWS for the triumphant opening of the Centre In The Square on September 22, 1980, led then by Raffi Armenian, a key figure in the history of the KWS and one of Andrei’s teachers.

  • Fri May 6 / 8:00 pm

    Centre In The Square

Info & Tickets

In-Person Concerts Are Back!

Learn more about programs, concert dates and tickets below.

more information