The Vancouver Symphony Orchestra
Bernstein, Shostakovich, Price, & Adams

When and Where Friday May 6 and Saturday, May 7, 8pm at 2022 | Orpheum Theatre

Conductor Andrew Crust Featured performer Timothy Steeves – violin

Programme Bernstein’s Overture to Candide; Florence Price’s Violin Concerto No. 2; John Adams’ The Chairman Dances; Shostakovich’s Symphony No. 9

Reviewer Michael Pink

Canadian violinist Timothy Steeves brought a melodious ambience to the evening performance. He has performed in North America and Europe as a soloist and chamber musician at a diverse range of musical hallmarks including Carnegie Hall, the Kennedy Center, Lincoln Center, and the Salzburger Festspiele as well as performing on BBC Radio, NPR, and Radio Canada. Full review

 

 

The Vancouver Symphony Orchestra: Jane Coop plays Mozart

When & Where Friday, April 8, 2022 at 8pm & Saturday, April 9 at 8pm | Orpheum Theatre

Conductor Nicolas Ellis Featured performers Jane Coop - piano, Krisztina Szabó – mezzo-soprano

Programme Mozart’s Piano Concerto No. 24; Ian Cusson’s Songs from the House of Death; Schumann’s Symphony No. 4

Reviewer Michael Pink

Coop has played at Bolshoi Hall, Kennedy Center, Roy Thompson Hall, La Salle Gaveau in Paris. Listening to Coop is comparable to a summer afternoon sitting in a favorite patio chair as the sun warms your face, the breeze touches your senses and the sounds of nature enchant. Her renditions are like a calming wave. Full review