variations: A New World
Approximate running time: 2 hours
125 Front St
Nanaimo BC V9R 6Z4
Pre-concert Talk 6:30 pm | Concert 7:30 pm
GUEST CONDUCTOR: Nadège Foofat (ARTISTIC DIRECTOR CANDIDATE) GUEST ARTISTS: Bergmann Duo PIANISTS
Gioacchino ROSSINI: Overture to Semiramide Christine DONKIN: Three Autumn Scenes Marcel BERGMANN: Concerto for Two Pianos Antonín DVOŘÁK: Symphony No. 9, Op. 95, E minor, “From the New World”
The Vancouver Island Symphony launches its 28th season with Canadian composer Christine Donkin’s Three Autumn Scenes; the Bergmann Duo performing Marcel Bergmann’s Concerto for Two Pianos; and the performance of Dvorak’s famous “New World” Symphony No. 9.