September 2017 at the HPO

September marks the launch of the HPO’s 17-18 Season with a Supercrawl performance alongside local band Black Collar Union, a solo recital by Concertmaster Stephen Sitarski and a highly anticipated opening...

Young Musicians' Boot Camp Schedule of Activities TUESDAY, AUGUST 22  8:30am -9:00am Sign-in at Mohawk College 9:00am – 9:30am Orientation 9:30am – 11:30am Sectionals with HPO...

HPO Announces the 17-18 Mainstage Season

***REVISED July 4, 2017*** HAMILTON, ON - The Hamilton Philharmonic Orchestra (HPO) is proud to announce the 17-18 Season. Reconnect with old classics from Beethoven and Haydn, replenish the senses with a...

Gemma New receives prestigious Solti Foundation U.S. Award

HAMILTON, ON—The Hamilton Philharmonic Orchestra (HPO) is thrilled to announce that Music Director Gemma New has received the coveted Career Assistance Award from Solti Foundation U.S. This honour is shared...
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The HPO Indie Series features vocalist Hanna Bech

HAMILTON, ON – The Hamilton Philharmonic Orchestra announces the latest concert in the Indie Series. On June 23 at 7:30pm at The Gasworks (141 Park St. N.) the Indie Series returns with a performance that...

HPO extends Gemma New’s contract until 2021

HAMILTON, ON—The Board of Directors is thrilled to announce the renewal of Gemma New’s contract as Music Director of the Hamilton Philharmonic Orchestra through the 2020/21 Season. "As an organization,...

Announcing this year’s What Next Festival of New Music

HAMILTON, ON –The Hamilton Philharmonic Orchestra announces the 2017 What Next Festival of New Music taking place in various venues throughout the city between May 23 and May 28, 2017. HPO celebrates...

May at the HPO

May at the HPO welcomes world-renowned artists and new experimental orchestral experiences. HPO’s 16-17 mainstage season closes with Canadian solo violin sensation, Lara St. John. May also features a new...