October 19, 2019 at 7:30pm
FirstOntario Concert Hall (formerly Hamilton Place)
Canadian violinist and rising star Timothy Chooi takes centrestage for Mozart’s Violin Concerto No. 5, a majestic work with a virtuosic finale inspired by Turkish music. Hear John William’s moving Theme from Schindler’s List and a world premiere by respected Canadian composer Alice Ho. Mendelssohn’s Symphony No. 4 draws the evening to a close with the energetic style of the composer’s Italian contemporaries.
Gemma New, Conductor
Timothy Chooi, Violin
Alice Ho: Silk Road Fantasy*
Mozart: Violin Concerto No. 5 in A major, “Turkish”
John Williams: Theme from Schindler’s List
Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 4, “Italian”
Arrive early and join us for the FREE Inside the Music: Pre-concert talk at 6:30pm.
*Silk Road Fantasy is commissioned by Hamilton Philharmonic Orchestra through the generous support of Ontario Arts Council.
Support provided by:
|Bob and Maggie Carr||Alan and Marlies Clark|