Celebrity Classics Concerts

Under Maestro Bernhard Gueller, our orchestra teams up with internationally acclaimed guest artists to perform some of the greatest classical music ever written.
Venue: the Rebecca Cohn Auditorium, Halifax.

Haydn’s Creation
Saturday, October 6, 2012, 7:30 pm
Sunday, October 7, 2012, 4:00 pm REPEAT

For the first time in over a decade, Symphony Nova Scotia and the Symphony Nova Scotia Chorus perform Haydn’s glorious Creation...


Music From the Titanic Era
Thursday, October 25, 2012, 7:30 pm
Irish-Canadian conductor Kevin Mallon leads Symphony Nova Scotia in a colourful, Irish-influenced concert commemorating the music of the Titanic...


Beethoven’s “Emperor”
Thursday, November 22, 2012, 7:30 pm
Sunday, November 25, 2012 2:00 pm REPEAT

Halifax’s own Peter Allen performs one of the greatest works in the entire piano repertoire – Beethoven’s “Emperor” concerto...


Mendelssohn and Schubert
Thursday, January 24, 2013, 7:30 pm
Join us for Symphony Nova Scotia's performance of one of Mendelssohn’s great showpieces, along with Schubert's restless, "Tragic" symphony...


Peter Lieberson’s Neruda Songs
Thursday, February 7, 2013, 7:30 pm
Symphony Nova Scotia honours the late Peter Lieberson with its first-ever performance of his Neruda Songs, featuring mezzo soprano, Andrea Ludwig...


Mahler and Mozart With Nikki Chooi
Thursday, March 7, 2013, 7:30 pm
Young Canadian violinist and rising star Nikki Chooi returns to Nova Scotia to perform Mozart’s graceful Violin Concerto no. 4...



Jonathan Crow and Beethoven’s “Eroica”
Thursday, March 28, 2013, 7:30 pm
Saturday, March 30, 2013, 2:00 pm REPEAT
Hear the incomparably talented Jonathan Crow play violin and viola, followed by Beethoven’s revolutionary "Eroica"...


Jan Lisiecki Plays Chopin
Thursday, April 11, 2013, 7:30 pm SERIES CONCERT
Wednesday, April 10, 2013, 7:30 pm ADDED CONCERT

Jan Lisiecki returns to Nova Scotia, this time to join the orchestra in its first-ever performance of one of his favourite concertos...


German Festival: Brahms’ Second
Thursday, May 2, 2013, 7:30 pm
Experience Wagner’s Flying Dutchman Overture, world-renowned German cellist Jan Vogler's performance of Schumann’s Cello Concerto, and Brahms' Second...


German Festival: Beethoven’s Ninth
Saturday, May 4, 2013, 7:30 pm
Sunday, May 5, 2013, 4:00 pm REPEAT
Beethoven’s last grand experiment, the final achievement of a genius, and the pinnacle of western classical music...

 

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Celebrity Classics Concerts

Under Maestro Bernhard Gueller, our orchestra teams up with internationally acclaimed guest artists to perform some of the greatest classical music ever written.
Venue: the Rebecca Cohn Auditorium, Halifax.

Haydn’s Creation
Saturday, October 6, 2012, 7:30 pm
Sunday, October 7, 2012, 4:00 pm REPEAT

For the first time in over a decade, Symphony Nova Scotia and the Symphony Nova Scotia Chorus perform Haydn’s glorious Creation...


Music From the Titanic Era
Thursday, October 25, 2012, 7:30 pm
Irish-Canadian conductor Kevin Mallon leads Symphony Nova Scotia in a colourful, Irish-influenced concert commemorating the music of the Titanic...


Beethoven’s “Emperor”
Thursday, November 22, 2012, 7:30 pm
Sunday, November 25, 2012 2:00 pm REPEAT

Halifax’s own Peter Allen performs one of the greatest works in the entire piano repertoire – Beethoven’s “Emperor” concerto...


Mendelssohn and Schubert
Thursday, January 24, 2013, 7:30 pm
Join us for Symphony Nova Scotia's performance of one of Mendelssohn’s great showpieces, along with Schubert's restless, "Tragic" symphony...


Peter Lieberson’s Neruda Songs
Thursday, February 7, 2013, 7:30 pm
Symphony Nova Scotia honours the late Peter Lieberson with its first-ever performance of his Neruda Songs, featuring mezzo soprano, Andrea Ludwig...


Mahler and Mozart With Nikki Chooi
Thursday, March 7, 2013, 7:30 pm
Young Canadian violinist and rising star Nikki Chooi returns to Nova Scotia to perform Mozart’s graceful Violin Concerto no. 4...



Jonathan Crow and Beethoven’s “Eroica”
Thursday, March 28, 2013, 7:30 pm
Saturday, March 30, 2013, 2:00 pm REPEAT
Hear the incomparably talented Jonathan Crow play violin and viola, followed by Beethoven’s revolutionary "Eroica"...


Jan Lisiecki Plays Chopin
Thursday, April 11, 2013, 7:30 pm SERIES CONCERT
Wednesday, April 10, 2013, 7:30 pm ADDED CONCERT

Jan Lisiecki returns to Nova Scotia, this time to join the orchestra in its first-ever performance of one of his favourite concertos...


German Festival: Brahms’ Second
Thursday, May 2, 2013, 7:30 pm
Experience Wagner’s Flying Dutchman Overture, world-renowned German cellist Jan Vogler's performance of Schumann’s Cello Concerto, and Brahms' Second...


German Festival: Beethoven’s Ninth
Saturday, May 4, 2013, 7:30 pm
Sunday, May 5, 2013, 4:00 pm REPEAT
Beethoven’s last grand experiment, the final achievement of a genius, and the pinnacle of western classical music...

 

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