Sibelius Symphony 5

TSO Conductor Laureate Sir Andrew Davis leads a hearty and varied program, anchored by Bruch’s beloved Violin Concerto No. 1, featuring violinist Ray Chen as soloist, and Sibelius’s towering Symphony No. 5. It also offers a sparkling fairy-tale overture by Mendelssohn. (Pictured: Ray Chen, violin)

The running time of the performances on April 5 and April 8 is approximately two hours including a 20-minute intermission. The performance on April 7 will not feature the Stenhammer piece, nor an intermission, and will have a running time of approximately 90 minutes.

Concert Dates

Sibelius Symphony 5 05/04/2018 8:00PM

TSO Conductor Laureate Sir Andrew Davis leads a hearty and varied program, anchored by Bruch’s beloved Violin Concerto No. 1, featuring violinist Ray Chen as soloist, and Sibelius’s towering Symphony No. 5. It also offers a sparkling fairy-tale overture by Mendelssohn. (Pictured: Ray Chen, violin)

The running time of the performances on April 5 and April 8 is approximately two hours including a 20-minute intermission. The performance on April 7 will not feature the Stenhammer piece, nor an intermission, and will have a running time of approximately 90 minutes.

Thursday, April 5, 2018 - 8:00pm

Program

Mendelssohn: The Fair Melusina Overture [10']
Bruch: Violin Concerto No. 1 [24']
Intermission
Stenhammar: Intermezzo from Sången
Sibelius: Symphony No. 5 [31']

Performers

Ray Chen
violin

6:45pm Free pre-concert performance by The TSO Chamber Soloists

Gordon Wolfe; Vanessa Fralick;
Megan Hodge; Jeffrey Hall

The TSO trombone section performs works by British and Scandinavian composers.

Venue

Roy Thomson Hall

60 Simcoe St
Toronto, ON
M5J 2H5

Sibelius Symphony 5 07/04/2018 8:00PM

TSO Conductor Laureate Sir Andrew Davis leads a hearty and varied program, anchored by Bruch’s beloved Violin Concerto No. 1, featuring violinist Ray Chen as soloist, and Sibelius’s towering Symphony No. 5. It also offers a sparkling fairy-tale overture by Mendelssohn. (Pictured: Ray Chen, violin)

The running time of the performances on April 5 and April 8 is approximately two hours including a 20-minute intermission. The performance on April 7 will not feature the Stenhammer piece, nor an intermission, and will have a running time of approximately 90 minutes.

Saturday, April 7, 2018 - 7:30pm

Program

Mendelssohn: The Fair Melusina Overture [10']
Bruch: Violin Concerto No. 1 [24']
Sibelius: Symphony No. 5 [31']

Performers

Ray Chen
violin

Venue

Roy Thomson Hall

60 Simcoe St
Toronto, ON
M5J 2H5

Sibelius Symphony 5 08/04/2018 3:00PM

TSO Conductor Laureate Sir Andrew Davis leads a hearty and varied program, anchored by Bruch’s beloved Violin Concerto No. 1, featuring violinist Ray Chen as soloist, and Sibelius’s towering Symphony No. 5. It also offers a sparkling fairy-tale overture by Mendelssohn. (Pictured: Ray Chen, violin)

The running time of the performances on April 5 and April 8 is approximately two hours including a 20-minute intermission. The performance on April 7 will not feature the Stenhammer piece, nor an intermission, and will have a running time of approximately 90 minutes.

Sunday, April 8, 2018 - 3:00pm

Program

Mendelssohn: The Fair Melusina Overture [10']
Bruch: Violin Concerto No. 1 [24']
Stenhammar: Intermezzo from Sången
Intermission
Sibelius: Symphony No. 5 [31']

Performers

Ray Chen
violin

Venue

George Weston Recital Hall

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

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