Doctor Atomic

For the Festival’s finale, Gary Kulesha has written a double concerto as a showcase for two brilliant members of the Orchestra: Concertmaster Jonathan Crow and Principal Viola Teng Li. Rounding out this exciting program are the vibrant concert symphony that John Adams drew from his opera Doctor Atomic, and Insomnia, a vivid portrait of a sleepless night by Finnish composer Esa-Pekka Salonen. (Pictured: Peter Oundjian, TSO Music Director)

Pre-concert (7:10pm)
The TSO Chamber Soloists perform works by Gary Kulesha.

Intermission
Intermission chat with Abigail Richardson-Schulte and guests Gary Kulesha, Jonathan Crow, and Teng Li

Post-concert
Performance by Cuban Jazz band Hilario Durán Trio

Concert running time is approximately 90 minutes including a 20-minute intermission.

Program Download
Download the program for this concert.

Transit Closures
There will be no subway service on Line 1 between St. Clair West and Union stations on March 10 and 11 due to signal upgrades.

Shuttle buses will operate between St. Clair West and Spadina stations only. Dupont, Museum, Queen's Park, St. Patrick, Osgoode, and St. Andrew stations will be closed.

Please allow extra time if travelling to Roy Thomson Hall by public transit.

Concert Dates

Dr. Atomic 10/03/2018 8:00PM

For the Festival’s finale, Gary Kulesha has written a double concerto as a showcase for two brilliant members of the Orchestra: Concertmaster Jonathan Crow and Principal Viola Teng Li. Rounding out this exciting program are the vibrant concert symphony that John Adams drew from his opera Doctor Atomic, and Insomnia, a vivid portrait of a sleepless night by Finnish composer Esa-Pekka Salonen. (Pictured: Peter Oundjian, TSO Music Director)

Pre-concert (7:10pm)
The TSO Chamber Soloists perform works by Gary Kulesha.

Intermission
Intermission chat with Abigail Richardson-Schulte and guests Gary Kulesha, Jonathan Crow, and Teng Li

Post-concert
Performance by Cuban Jazz band Hilario Durán Trio

Concert running time is approximately 90 minutes including a 20-minute intermission.

Program Download
Download the program for this concert.

Transit Closures
There will be no subway service on Line 1 between St. Clair West and Union stations on March 10 and 11 due to signal upgrades.

Shuttle buses will operate between St. Clair West and Spadina stations only. Dupont, Museum, Queen's Park, St. Patrick, Osgoode, and St. Andrew stations will be closed.

Please allow extra time if travelling to Roy Thomson Hall by public transit.

Saturday, March 10, 2018 - 8:00pm

Program

Esa-Pekka Salonen: Insomnia [20']
Gary Kulesha: Double Concerto (TSO Commission/World Première) [20']
Intermission
John Adams: Doctor Atomic Symphony [25']

Performers

conductor & host
viola

Venue

Roy Thomson Hall

60 Simcoe St
Toronto, ON
M5J 2H5

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