Andrei Feher, conductor
Bénédicte Lauzière, violin
Claire de Sévigné, soprano
Christopher Mayell, tenor
Elliot Madore, baritone
Grand Philharmonic Choir, Children’s Choir & Youth Choir
Eric Champagne: Vers les astres
Prokofiev: Violin Concerto No. 1 in D major
Orff: Carmina Burana
Celebrate the end of Andrei’s first season as Music Director with Carl Orff ’s monumental Carmina Burana, featuring the famous chorus, O Fortuna. Friends with Andrei since music school in Montreal, KWS Concertmaster Bénédicte Lauzière will be featured for the first time in a concerto conducted by Andrei — Prokofiev’s lyrical and classical Violin Concerto No.1. Canadian composer Eric Champagne’s Vers les astres will showcase the Orchestra’s virtuosity.
Learn more about the composers and the music with the free pre-concert talk at 7 pm.