Occurs on Saturday January 19 2019

Approximate running time: 2 hours


The Port Theatre
125 Front St
Nanaimo BC V9R 6Z4

Performance Notes

× GUEST ARTIST: Paolo Bortolussi, FLUTE

Pre-Concert Talk 6:30 PM

Joan TOWER For the Uncommon Woman Cécile CHAMINADE Flute Concertino, op. 107 Jennifer HIGDON Blue Cathedral Jocelyn MORLOCK Ornithomancy RIMSKY-KORSAKOV Scheherazade, op. 35

We take a musical stand for women composers with striking, colorful, gorgeous symphonic music. Two American orchestral standards are performed alongside two short works for flute and orchestra, with soloist and VIS Principal Flutist Paolo Bortolussi. The program concludes with the greatest musical homage to women’s Grace, Beauty and Mind – Korsakov’s Scheherazade.

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