FREE Event - Concert is free of charge and no tickets are necessary for admission.
Playing the beloved Mendelssohn Violin Concerto, violinist Blake Pouliot, has been described by The Toronto Star as “one of those special talents that come along once in a lifetime.”Mr. Pouliot is the grand prize winner of the 2016 Orchestra Symphonique de Montreal Manulife Competition. Guest conductor, Mr. Jeffrey Schindler, will also lead the orchestra in performances of Mendelssohn’s Fingal’s Cave Overture, as well as the delightful Mendelssohn Symphony No. 4 “Italian.” Mr. Schindler enjoys a dynamic international career that takes him from concert podiums around the world to the recording studios of Hollywood and London. His energy and visionary musical storytelling are hallmarks of every performance.
MENDELSSOHN: HEBRIDES OVERTURE (Fingal’s Cave)
MENDELSSOHN: VIOLIN CONCERTO in E minor
MENDELSSOHN: SYMPHONY NO. 4 "ITALIAN"
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