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Event Archive - Play! A Spotlight on Civic's Musicians: The Civic Orchestra of Victoria

Sun. May 5th 2019 Dave Dunnet Theatre (All Ages)
2:00 - 4:00 doors at 1:30
$22 - $10
Tickets at: Long & McQuade - Victoria, Munro's Books, Ivy's Bookshop, Tanner's Books - Sidney
A special opportunity to hear the rich talent of players within the Civic Orchestra as they take the spotlight as soloists!
Featuring well-known works like Elgar's 'Cello Concerto' as well as lesser-known gems such as 'Mohawk Legend' by distinguished local composer Austin Scott.

The Orchestra will also be featured in full, performing Smetana's beloved 'Moldau'.

Ticket-holders are invited to stay after the performance for a special Lifetime Member reception, honouring two new Orchestra lifetime members.

Brian Wismath, Music Director

PROGRAM:
Chaminade, Flute Concertino - Mary-Jill McCulloch, flute
Austin Scott, Jr., Mohawk Legend - Gall Nash, English horn
Elgar, Cello Concerto, 1st & 2nd movements - Nathan Jacklin, cello
Richard Meyer, Viva Violas - Viola section, led by Mary Clarke
Anne Lauber, Violin Concerto #3 (Tehillim), world première - Raya Fridman, violin
Donizetti, Pasquale Overture
Smetana, The Moldau

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The Civic Orchestra of Victoria

Inaugurated in 1983, the Civic Orchestra of Victoria is a not-for-profit, volunteer organization dedicated to providing an opportunity for musicians of varying ages and abilities to perform a wide repertoire of orchestral music for supportive audiences in the Victoria and region. The orchestra serves as a platform for aspiring soloists and for chor... more info
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