Signature

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Series:

October 2019

2019/20Signature

The Firebird

Music Director Andrei Feher opens the season with one of music’s great showpieces of orchestration and the remarkable tour-de-force that is Stravinsky’s Firebird.

  • Fri Oct 04 / 8:00 pm

    Centre In The Square

  • Sat Oct 05 / 8:00 pm

    Centre In The Square

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November 2019

2019/20Signature

Czech Hits

Conductor Carlos Izcaray returns to lead the KWS in this unique program that combines traditional and intriguing works, featuring TorQ, Canada’s premier percussion ensemble.

  • Fri Nov 01 / 8:00 pm

    Centre In The Square

  • Sat Nov 02 / 8:00 pm

    Centre In The Square

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2019/20Signature

German Romantics

Friedrich Gernsheim was hugely influenced and inspired by his contemporaries Schumann and Brahms, as evidenced by in his expressive Symphony No. 2 which tips its hat to Brahms’ First symphony.

  • Fri Nov 29 / 8:00 pm

    Centre In The Square

  • Sat Nov 30 / 8:00 pm

    Centre In The Square

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January 2020

2019/20Matinée, Signature

Mozart: Drama and Beauty

Pascale Giguère, Concertmaster of Les Violons du Roy, leads the orchestra in this all-Mozart program that highlights the famous composer’s dramatic and complex side.

  • Fri Jan 17 / 8:00 pm

    Centre In The Square

  • Sat Jan 18 / 2:30 pm

    Centre In The Square

  • Sat Jan 18 / 8:00 pm

    Centre In The Square

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February 2020

2019/20Signature

Stabat Mater

Music Director Andrei Feher leads the orchestra in Rossini’s masterpiece, the Stabat Mater.

  • Fri Feb 14 / 8:00 pm

    Centre In The Square

  • Sat Feb 15 / 8:00 pm

    Centre In The Square

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March 2020

2019/20Signature

Mendelssohn & Schumann

Known for her passionate performances, Dutch violinist Liza Ferschtman makes her KWS debut in Mendelssohn’s Violin Concerto: a technically challenging romantic masterpiece and one of the most-loved violin concertos of all time.

  • Fri Mar 06 / 8:00 pm

    Centre In The Square

  • Sat Mar 07 / 8:00 pm

    Centre In The Square

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April 2020

2019/20Signature

Joy & Passion: Schumann & Brahms

Acclaimed pianist Lauma Skride joins the KWS for Schumann’s Piano Concerto, a piece brimming with joy from start to finish. Music Director Andrei Feher leads the orchestra in Brahms’s final symphony.

  • Fri Apr 03 / 8:00 pm

    Centre In The Square

  • Sat Apr 04 / 8:00 pm

    Centre In The Square

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May 2020

2019/20Signature

French Finale: Boléro

Music Director Andrei Feher ends the season with a flurry of French music. From Debussy’s rich and evocative depiction of the sea and its moods in La mer to Poulenc’s playful fairy-tale dance score of Les Animaux modèles, and his tuneful and energetic Piano Concerto with Canadian pianist Philip Chiu.

  • Fri May 08 / 8:00 pm

    Centre In The Square

  • Sat May 09 / 8:00 pm

    Centre In The Square

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