Vivaldi’s Four Seasons

Year after year, season after season, the music of Vivaldi blooms in perennial splendour. Concertmaster Jonathan Crow is the soloist, and leads his TSO colleagues, in Vivaldi’s timeless The Four Seasons. He also leads an American classic—Aaron Copland’s joyous Appalachian Spring, featuring the inspiring hymn, “Simple Gifts”—and a work by Yellowknife composer Carmen Braden that was inspired by the ceaseless summer twilight experienced in extreme northern and southern regions. (Pictured: Jonathan Crow, TSO Concertmaster)

Please contact the Meridian Arts Centre Box Office to inquire about tickets for the performance at George Weston Recital Hall on November 17. Availability is extremely limited!

Performances are roughly two hours long, including a 20-minute intermission.

Download the program notes for this performance.

Concert Dates

Vivaldi’s Four Seasons November 16 2019 8PM

Year after year, season after season, the music of Vivaldi blooms in perennial splendour. Concertmaster Jonathan Crow is the soloist, and leads his TSO colleagues, in Vivaldi’s timeless The Four Seasons. He also leads an American classic—Aaron Copland’s joyous Appalachian Spring, featuring the inspiring hymn, “Simple Gifts”—and a work by Yellowknife composer Carmen Braden that was inspired by the ceaseless summer twilight experienced in extreme northern and southern regions. (Pictured: Jonathan Crow, TSO Concertmaster)

Please contact the Meridian Arts Centre Box Office to inquire about tickets for the performance at George Weston Recital Hall on November 17. Availability is extremely limited!

Performances are roughly two hours long, including a 20-minute intermission.

Download the program notes for this performance.

Saturday, November 16, 2019 - 8:00pm

Program

Carmen Braden: Songs of the Invisible Summer Stars [18']
Copland: Suite from Appalachian Spring (1944 original orchestration) [24']
Intermission [20']
Vivaldi: The Four Seasons [39']

Performers

leader & violin

Venue

Roy Thomson Hall

60 Simcoe St
Toronto, ON
M5J 2H5

Vivaldi’s Four Seasons November 17 2019 3PM

Year after year, season after season, the music of Vivaldi blooms in perennial splendour. Concertmaster Jonathan Crow is the soloist, and leads his TSO colleagues, in Vivaldi’s timeless The Four Seasons. He also leads an American classic—Aaron Copland’s joyous Appalachian Spring, featuring the inspiring hymn, “Simple Gifts”—and a work by Yellowknife composer Carmen Braden that was inspired by the ceaseless summer twilight experienced in extreme northern and southern regions. (Pictured: Jonathan Crow, TSO Concertmaster)

Please contact the Meridian Arts Centre Box Office to inquire about tickets for the performance at George Weston Recital Hall on November 17. Availability is extremely limited!

Performances are roughly two hours long, including a 20-minute intermission.

Download the program notes for this performance.

Sunday, November 17, 2019 - 3:00pm

Program

Carmen Braden: Songs of the Invisible Summer Stars [18']
Copland: Suite from Appalachian Spring (1944 original orchestration) [24']
Intermission
Vivaldi: The Four Seasons [39']

Performers

leader & violin

Venue

George Weston Recital Hall

Meridian Arts Centre (formerly Toronto Centre for the Arts)
5040 Yonge Street
North York, ON
M2N 6R8

Vivaldi’s Four Seasons November 20 2019 8PM

Year after year, season after season, the music of Vivaldi blooms in perennial splendour. Concertmaster Jonathan Crow is the soloist, and leads his TSO colleagues, in Vivaldi’s timeless The Four Seasons. He also leads an American classic—Aaron Copland’s joyous Appalachian Spring, featuring the inspiring hymn, “Simple Gifts”—and a work by Yellowknife composer Carmen Braden that was inspired by the ceaseless summer twilight experienced in extreme northern and southern regions. (Pictured: Jonathan Crow, TSO Concertmaster)

Please contact the Meridian Arts Centre Box Office to inquire about tickets for the performance at George Weston Recital Hall on November 17. Availability is extremely limited!

Performances are roughly two hours long, including a 20-minute intermission.

Download the program notes for this performance.

Wednesday, November 20, 2019 - 8:00pm

Program

Carmen Braden: Songs of the Invisible Summer Stars [18']
Copland: Suite from Appalachian Spring (1944 original orchestration) [24']
Intermission [20']
Vivaldi: The Four Seasons [39']

Performers

leader & violin

Venue

Roy Thomson Hall

60 Simcoe St
Toronto, ON
M5J 2H5

Vivaldi’s Four Seasons November 21 2019 8PM

Year after year, season after season, the music of Vivaldi blooms in perennial splendour. Concertmaster Jonathan Crow is the soloist, and leads his TSO colleagues, in Vivaldi’s timeless The Four Seasons. He also leads an American classic—Aaron Copland’s joyous Appalachian Spring, featuring the inspiring hymn, “Simple Gifts”—and a work by Yellowknife composer Carmen Braden that was inspired by the ceaseless summer twilight experienced in extreme northern and southern regions. (Pictured: Jonathan Crow, TSO Concertmaster)

Please contact the Meridian Arts Centre Box Office to inquire about tickets for the performance at George Weston Recital Hall on November 17. Availability is extremely limited!

Performances are roughly two hours long, including a 20-minute intermission.

Download the program notes for this performance.

Thursday, November 21, 2019 - 8:00pm

Program

Carmen Braden: Songs of the Invisible Summer Stars [18']
Copland: Suite from Appalachian Spring (1944 original orchestration) [24']
Intermission [20']
Vivaldi: The Four Seasons [39']

Performers

leader & violin

Venue

Roy Thomson Hall

60 Simcoe St
Toronto, ON
M5J 2H5

Additional Notes

This performance can also be added to a Compose Your Own package of four or more concerts. Compose Your Own subscribers save 10% off the price of regular tickets when building a four-concert season, or 20% with a customized season of five or more concerts.

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