Alexis Hauser- Conductor

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McGILL SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA MONTREAL

Season 2017/18

Alexis Hauser, Artistic Director and Conductor




SEPTEMBER 22 AND 23, 2017 7:30p.m. $20/ $15  POLLACK HALL

              Soloist: Amy Hillis, violin, Winner of the 2016-2017 McGill Concerto Competition


CLAUDE CHAMPAGNE Hercule et Omphale poème symphonique Danse Villageoise

WITOLDLUTOSLAWSKI Partita for Violin an dOrchestra

JOHANNESBRAHMS Symphony No.1 in Cminor,Op.68



OCTOBER 20 AND 21, 2017 7:30p.m. $20/ $15  POLLACK HALL
             Soloist:Antoine Malette-Chenier, harp, Winner of the 2016-2017 McGill Concerto Competition


PYOTR ILYICH TCHAIKOVSKY  Romeo and Juliet Fantasy Overture,TH42c

R.MURRAY SCHAFER Concerto for Harp and Orchestra
JEAN SIBELIUS Symphony No.5 inE-flat major,Op.82



NOVEMBER 24 AND 25, 2017 7:30p.m. $20/ $15  POLLACK HALL
      Moe Touizrar, composer, Winner of the 2015-2016 Andrew Svoboda Composition Award

                            Soloist: Joshua Morris, cello, Finalist of the 2016-2017  McGill Concerto Competition


MOE TOUIZRAR Bright,Blue,and Shimmering (Premiere)

ROBERT SCHUMANN  Concerto in A minor for Cello and Orchestra,Op.129

DMITRI SHOSTAKOVICH Symphony No.10 in E minor, Op.93

                               THE PERFORMANCE ON NOVEMBER 25 WILL BE WEBCAST



JANUARY19AND20,2018 7:30p.m. $20/$15 POLLACKHALL
               Jean-Marie Zeitouni, guest conductor


                           Soloist: TBC, Winner of the 2017-2018 Classical Concerto Competition


IGOR STRAVINSKY Pulcinella Suite
WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART Jupiter Symphony No.41 in C Major,K.551

TBC Classical Concerto

                                    THE PERFORMANCE ON JANUARY 20 WILL BE WEBCAST



JANUARY 25 AND 26, 2018 7:30 p.m.

JANUARY 28, 2018 2:00 p.m. $40 / $35 / $20 MONUMENT-NATIONAL: LUDGER-DUVERNAY HALL


GAETANODONIZETTI LuciadiLammermoor

         In collaboration with Opera McGill, 

TICKETS TO BE PURCHASED THROUGH THE MONUMENT NATIONAL BOX OFFICE



FEBRUARY 13, 2018 7:30 p.m. from $15 to $30 MAISON SYMPHONIQUE

                     Kent Nagano, guest conductor

                                            Soloist: Andrew Wan, violin


RICHARD WAGNER Siegfried-Idyll,WWV103

LEONARD BERNSTEIN Serenade(afterPlato’sSymposium)

ROBERT SCHUMANN Symphony No.1 in B-flat major, Op.38

                     In collaboration with the Orchestre symphonique de Montréal

                                      THIS CONCERT WILL BE WEBCAST
TICKETS TO BE PURCHASED THROUGH THE OSM BOX OFFICE



APRIL7,2018 7:30p.m. $20/$15 ÉGLISESAINT-JEAN-BAPTISTE

                Jean-Sébastien Vallée, conductor

In collaboration with University Chorus, Schulich Singers and McGill Concert Choir


FELIX MENDELSSOHN  Elijah,Op.70

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Pre-concert lectures one hour before each presentation