November 29, 2017, at 7:30pm
The Studio at FirstOntario Concert Hall (formerly Hamilton Place)

Gemma New presents an orchestral experience that is fresh, accessible and cutting edge. Join us as HPO musicians perform an evocative program accompanied by an art installation by HAVN (Hamilton Audio/Visual Node)This immersive visual and musical event features the music and dances of composers from Europe and Canada.

In this unconventional format, concert-goers are seated around the orchestra only feet from the musicians. Audience members are encouraged to switch seats between pieces to hear each work from a new perspective.

Grab a drink with friends and discuss the music you’ll hear. There will even be an opportunity to speak with the musicians and Music Director Gemma New. With tickets only $25, you won’t want to miss this captivating experience that brings our audience closer to live orchestral music.

Doors open at 6:30pm
Music begins at 7:30pm

Pre-concert live set by local band Illitry.


Gemma New conductor

Repertoire includes:

Benjamin Britten: Soirees Musicales
Ralph Vaughan Williams: Lark Ascending
Sir Ernest MacMillan: Two Sketches Based on French Canadian Airs
Béla Bartók: Romanian Folk Dances
Erwin Schulhoff: Suite for Chamber Orchestra

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