Shostakovich Symphony 5

The deeply humanist and thought-provoking contents of Shostakovich’s Fifth have made it the most performed symphony of the 20th century. New Zealand’s Gemma New, Music Director of the Hamilton Philharmonic Orchestra, guides you through its multitude of fascinations. Two TSO section principals coax all the airy beauty from a heavenly double concerto by Mozart. (Pictured: Heidi Van Hoesen Gorton, TSO Principal Harp)

Concert running time is approximately two hours including a 20-minute intermission.

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Concert Dates

Shostakovich Symphony 5 March 9 2019 7:30PM

The deeply humanist and thought-provoking contents of Shostakovich’s Fifth have made it the most performed symphony of the 20th century. New Zealand’s Gemma New, Music Director of the Hamilton Philharmonic Orchestra, guides you through its multitude of fascinations. Two TSO section principals coax all the airy beauty from a heavenly double concerto by Mozart. (Pictured: Heidi Van Hoesen Gorton, TSO Principal Harp)

Concert running time is approximately two hours including a 20-minute intermission.

Download the program for this concert.

Saturday, March 9, 2019 - 7:30pm

Program

Abigail Richardson-Schulte: GO! for Orchestra [4']
Mozart: Concerto for Flute and Harp, K. 297c [29']
Intermission
Shostakovich: Symphony No. 5 [46']

Performers

Gemma New
conductor

Venue

Roy Thomson Hall

60 Simcoe St
Toronto, ON
M5J 2H5

Shostakovich Symphony 5 March 10 2019 3PM

The deeply humanist and thought-provoking contents of Shostakovich’s Fifth have made it the most performed symphony of the 20th century. New Zealand’s Gemma New, Music Director of the Hamilton Philharmonic Orchestra, guides you through its multitude of fascinations. Two TSO section principals coax all the airy beauty from a heavenly double concerto by Mozart. (Pictured: Heidi Van Hoesen Gorton, TSO Principal Harp)

Concert running time is approximately two hours including a 20-minute intermission.

Download the program for this concert.

Sunday, March 10, 2019 - 3:00pm

Program

Abigail Richardson-Schulte: GO! for Orchestra [4']
Mozart: Concerto for Flute and Harp, K. 297c [29']
Intermission
Shostakovich: Symphony No. 5 [46']

Performers

Gemma New
conductor

Venue

Roy Thomson Hall

60 Simcoe St
Toronto, ON
M5J 2H5

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