February 2017 at the HPO Posted on January 26, 2017 The HPO’s 16-17 Season continues with a celebration of local talent combined with the classic hits of The Beatles in A Hamilton Beatles Experience. In addition, the Marz Homes Family Concert Experience is back to bring Hamilton families together for a full-day with the symphony. HAMILTON, ON – HPO’s A Hamilton Beatles Experience kicks off the month at FirstOntario Concert Hall (formerly FirstOntario Concert Hall (formerly Hamilton Place)) on Saturday, February 11 at 7:30pm. Celebrate the hits of The Beatles sung by Ian Thomas, Steve Strongman, Sophia Perlman and other great local Hamilton talent along with your HPO. Join us before the show for the Inside the Music: Pre-concert Talk at 6:30pm. On Wednesday, February 15 at 7:30pm, The Gallery Series returns to the Art Gallery of Burlington. Join us for this free 60-minute concert, and experience the HPO String Trio in a unique and intimate setting. On Thursday, February 16 at 7:30pm, join our HPO Composer-in-Residence Abigail Richardson-Schulte at Dundas Museum & Archives as she investigates classical music’s most dramatic shift in history: 1900-1960. This event is presented in partnership with the exhibition Hemlines: The Fashion (R)Evolution. On Saturday, February 18 at 2pm, the Marz Homes Family Concert Experience returns to McIntyre Performing Arts Centre at Mohawk College. Bring your family and learn about Canada’s past and present through the music of the HPO musicians that highlights the Anglo, Franco and First Nations elements of our history. Arrive early to take part in musical activities, including the create-your-own-instrument station and instrument petting zoo. Activities start at 11am with the concert beginning at 2pm. On Tuesday, February 28 at 2pm, join us for HPO in Burlington at the Burlington Public Library for an engaging solo performance by Principal Trumpet Michael Fedyshyn, accompanied by pianist Monique De Margerie. February 2017 EVENT LISTING For tickets and more information call the HPO Box Office at 905.526.7756 or order tickets online at hpo.org A Hamilton Beatles Experience Saturday, February 11 at 7:30pm FirstOntario Concert Hall (formerly FirstOntario Concert Hall (formerly Hamilton Place)) 1 Summers Ln. Darcy Hepner, conductor Ian Thomas, vocals Steve Strongman, vocals Sophia Perlman, vocals Dan Edmonds, vocals Hailee Rose, vocals Dan Weiss, vocals Jamie Oakes, vocals Inside the Music: Pre-concert Talk in the Great Hall at 6:30pm Tickets: $10-$67 hpoGO Tickets (under 35): $17 Children (under 13): $10 Price does not include applicable taxes and service charges. FREE Gallery Series Performance Wednesday, February 15 at 7:30pm Art Gallery of Burlington (1333 Lakeshore Rd.) Admission by donation. No RSVP required. HPO in Dundas Thursday, February 16 at 7:30pm Dundas Museum & Archives (139 Park St. West, Dundas) Tickets: FREE. No RSVP required. Marz Homes Family Concert Experience Saturday, February 18 Pre-concert activities start at 11am Concert starts at 2pm McIntyre Performing Arts Centre at Mohawk College (135 Fennell Ave. W.) Tickets: $10-$85 Adults & Seniors: $20 Children (under 13): $10 Family Pass (2 adults/senior & 2 children): $85 Price does not include applicable taxes and service charges. HPO in Burlington Tuesday, February 28 at 2pm Burlington Public Library (2331 New St, Burlington) Tickets: FREE. No RSVP required. Twitter: @H_P_O Facebook: facebook.com/HamiltonPhilharmonic/ YouTube: youtube.com/HamiltonPhilharmonic About the HPO: The Hamilton Philharmonic Orchestra was founded in 1884 as The Hamilton Orchestral Society and grew to become one of Canada’s major professional orchestras. Today, the HPO is a leader in Hamilton’s robust arts community where it provides professional orchestral services and music education programs to address the needs of the community. The HPO continues to commission and premiere works and is one of the artistic jewels of the Hamilton area. The combined musical talents of its artists continue to enrich the community and enhance the quality of life for its residents. Media Contacts: Kim Varian Manager, Marketing and Development Hamilton Philharmonic Orchestra 905.526.1677 X 226 firstname.lastname@example.org Diana Weir Executive Director Hamilton Philharmonic Orchestra 905.526.1677 X 227 email@example.com Leave a Reply Cancel ReplyYou must be logged in to post a comment.