Sibelius Symphony 2

Eminent French conductor Ludovic Morlot marshalls all the heroic sweep of Symphony No. 2 by Finnish giant Jean Sibelius. Violinist Leila Josefowicz—hailed in Gramophone magazine as “a fantastic talent”—illuminates the clear-textured neoclassical concerto by Stravinsky. The program opens with the concert suite from Kurt Weill’s The Threepenny Opera, with its saucy original version of the pop-song standard, “Mack the Knife”. (Pictured: Leila Josefowicz, violin)

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

To purchase tickets for the January 13 performance by phone, please call 1.855.985.ARTS (2787) or 416.250.3708.

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David Robertson has had to withdraw from concerts with the Toronto Symphony Orchestra, previously scheduled for January 10–13, 2019, due to personal reasons. Mr. Robertson sends his warmest regards to the TSO musicians and audience.

French conductor Ludovic Morlot, Music Director of the Seattle Symphony, will instead lead the program in Toronto. The repertoire remains as scheduled

Concert Dates

Sibelius Symphony 2 January 10 2019 8PM

Eminent French conductor Ludovic Morlot marshalls all the heroic sweep of Symphony No. 2 by Finnish giant Jean Sibelius. Violinist Leila Josefowicz—hailed in Gramophone magazine as “a fantastic talent”—illuminates the clear-textured neoclassical concerto by Stravinsky. The program opens with the concert suite from Kurt Weill’s The Threepenny Opera, with its saucy original version of the pop-song standard, “Mack the Knife”. (Pictured: Leila Josefowicz, violin)

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

To purchase tickets for the January 13 performance by phone, please call 1.855.985.ARTS (2787) or 416.250.3708.

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Download the program for this concert.

David Robertson has had to withdraw from concerts with the Toronto Symphony Orchestra, previously scheduled for January 10–13, 2019, due to personal reasons. Mr. Robertson sends his warmest regards to the TSO musicians and audience.

French conductor Ludovic Morlot, Music Director of the Seattle Symphony, will instead lead the program in Toronto. The repertoire remains as scheduled

Thursday, January 10, 2019 - 8:00pm

Program

Weill: Suite from The Threepenny Opera [20']
Stravinsky: Violin Concerto [22']
Intermission
Sibelius: Symphony No. 2 [44']

Performers

Ludovic Morlot
conductor
Leila Josefowicz
violin

Venue

Roy Thomson Hall

60 Simcoe St
Toronto, ON
M5J 2H5

Sibelius Symphony 2 January 12 2019 8PM

Eminent French conductor Ludovic Morlot marshalls all the heroic sweep of Symphony No. 2 by Finnish giant Jean Sibelius. Violinist Leila Josefowicz—hailed in Gramophone magazine as “a fantastic talent”—illuminates the clear-textured neoclassical concerto by Stravinsky. The program opens with the concert suite from Kurt Weill’s The Threepenny Opera, with its saucy original version of the pop-song standard, “Mack the Knife”. (Pictured: Leila Josefowicz, violin)

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

To purchase tickets for the January 13 performance by phone, please call 1.855.985.ARTS (2787) or 416.250.3708.

Program download
Download the program for this concert.

David Robertson has had to withdraw from concerts with the Toronto Symphony Orchestra, previously scheduled for January 10–13, 2019, due to personal reasons. Mr. Robertson sends his warmest regards to the TSO musicians and audience.

French conductor Ludovic Morlot, Music Director of the Seattle Symphony, will instead lead the program in Toronto. The repertoire remains as scheduled

Saturday, January 12, 2019 - 8:00pm

Program

Weill: Suite from The Threepenny Opera [20']
Stravinsky: Violin Concerto [22']
Intermission
Sibelius: Symphony No. 2 [44']

Performers

Ludovic Morlot
conductor
Leila Josefowicz
violin

Venue

Roy Thomson Hall

60 Simcoe St
Toronto, ON
M5J 2H5

Sibelius Symphony 2 January 13 2019 3PM

Eminent French conductor Ludovic Morlot marshalls all the heroic sweep of Symphony No. 2 by Finnish giant Jean Sibelius. Violinist Leila Josefowicz—hailed in Gramophone magazine as “a fantastic talent”—illuminates the clear-textured neoclassical concerto by Stravinsky. The program opens with the concert suite from Kurt Weill’s The Threepenny Opera, with its saucy original version of the pop-song standard, “Mack the Knife”. (Pictured: Leila Josefowicz, violin)

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

To purchase tickets for the January 13 performance by phone, please call 1.855.985.ARTS (2787) or 416.250.3708.

Program download
Download the program for this concert.

David Robertson has had to withdraw from concerts with the Toronto Symphony Orchestra, previously scheduled for January 10–13, 2019, due to personal reasons. Mr. Robertson sends his warmest regards to the TSO musicians and audience.

French conductor Ludovic Morlot, Music Director of the Seattle Symphony, will instead lead the program in Toronto. The repertoire remains as scheduled

Sunday, January 13, 2019 - 3:00pm

Program

Weill: Suite from The Threepenny Opera [20']
Stravinsky: Violin Concerto [22']
Intermission
Sibelius: Symphony No. 2 [44']

Performers

Ludovic Morlot
conductor
Leila Josefowicz
violin

Venue

George Weston Recital Hall

Toronto Centre for the Arts
5040 Yonge Street
North York, ON
M2N 6R8

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