Guest Musician Spotlight: Blake Pouliot

Tomorrow night, the HPO is proud to welcome two young musical virtuosi to the stage for Brilliance: Mendelssohn's Violin Concerto. Our fourth Music Director Candidate is 33-year-old Maestro Stilian...

5 Questions for Canadian Composer Glenn Buhr

While we're performing two major classical masterpieces on Saturday night, we're thrilled to include a modern Canadian composition in our repertoire. Glenn Buhr's Jyotir (Brilliance) is one of two title...

Music Director Candidate Spotlight: Stilian Kirov

Stilian Kirov is our fourth Music Director Candidate to audition for the role with the HPO this year on Saturday, November 29 at Brilliance: Mendelssohn's Violin Concerto.  When we asked Stilian about his...

Donor Spotlight: Alan and Marlies Clark

In celebration of National Philanthropy Day on Saturday, November 15, we'd like to highlight Alan and Marlies Clark - a couple who have devoted many years together supporting the HPO and Hamilton arts...

5 WWI Composers Who Remember Through Music

Music allows us to transcend time. Music can paint a picture of how life once was and still is in times of war. Some pieces reflect the social aspect of wartime like music played in pubs or at dances, or music...

Cellist Yegor Dyachkov Makes The Cello Sing

Known for his exquisite musical interpretations and flawless technique, cellist Yegor Dyachkov makes every piece of music he touches sing. La Presse newspaper (Montreal), hails Yegor as “a cellist of great...

Music Director Candidate Spotlight: Gregory Vajda

This Saturday, the HPO welcomes its third Music Director Candidate Gregory Vajda for In Remembrance: Fanfare for the Common Man. Gregory is set to conduct the orchestra, Arygll Sutherland Highlanders and...