March 11, 2017, at 7:30pm
FirstOntario Concert Hall (formerly Hamilton Place)

Featuring Bartok’s atmospheric Music for Strings, Percussion and Celeste and Pärt’s beautiful Cantus, this moving concert experience takes audiences on an emotional journey of solace, suspense, reflection and spirituality. The unique sound world of Sibelius’s Seventh Symphony closes this performance, led by Music Director Gemma New.

Arrive early and join us for the FREE Inside the Music: Pre-concert talk at 6:30pm.

Gemma New conductor

Part: Cantus in Memoriam of Benjamin Britten
Bartok: Music for Strings, Percussion and Celeste
Lau: Voices of Time: A Portrait of Lake Moraine (Musicians’ Choice!)
Sibelius: Symphony No. 7


HPO is thrilled to partner with the Bruce Trail Conservancy to celebrate its 50th Anniversary and profound contribution to our region. We are combining our community’s natural and cultural landscape as we bring the music to life through stunning images of the Bruce Trail displayed on screen during the concert.

This special evening includes a silent auction of select items in support of the Bruce Trail Conservancy.


Performance Support provided by:

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Tickets for this concert are no longer available at hpo.org.
Tickets are limited and can be purchased through Ticketmaster online, by calling 1-800-745-3000 or in-person at the First Ontario Centre Box Office.