Watch the 2014-15 Season Trailer

Innovative. Daring. Rejuvenating. Dramatic and brilliant. Reawaken your senses with the Hamilton Philharmonic Orchestra’s 14-15 concert season. Individual tickets start at just $23 or get a 3-concert...

2 concerts next season that you can’t miss

...according to these musicians. There are so many fantastic works and exciting programs to pick from in this upcoming 2014-15 Season, but here are the top two concerts in which bassoonist Melanie Eyers and...

What have our Music Director Candidates been up to lately?

Our six music director candidates are keeping busy with conducting, composing and vacationing this summer... Gemma New It's summer concerts galore for Gemma New, who will also spend time in New Zealand with...

Behind the Scenes: What does it take to plan a season?

What does it take to put together an orchestra’s season? Lots of time, knowledge, forethought and planning—two years worth of planning, to be exact. Sometimes it might seem that planning a season of...

Owen Pallett: Reinterpreting the Orchestral Genre

Congratulations to Owen Pallett for making the shortlist for the 2014 Polaris Music Prize! Pallett seems to be all over the headlines these days. Who knew a young University of Toronto graduate from...

Found Sound at the Cottage

Way up north, the cell phone service is come and go (if at all) and your iPod’s maximum volume is no match for the dense northern woods. How can we enjoy music in the great outdoors without draining our car...
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Throwback Thursday: What Next style

As we get ready for our 2014 What Next Festival of New Music in May, we're reminiscing about some of our favourite moments from previous festivals.  Here are just a few that make our list... Guests check out...
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Six Candidates, One Baton

The HPO is thrilled to reveal the top six candidates in line to lead Hamilton's orchestra. One of these faces is destined to be your next HPO Music Director, so we think you ought to get know them a bit...