Sunday, October 6, 2019 at 8:00 pm
The Esprit Orchestra present a blast of powerful orchestral sound, Adès’ opera overture provides for the dramatic launch of Esprit’s season. Harman’s integration of video art projections inspired by his collaboration with artist Moira Ness, brings new treasure to multimedia orchestral life. One of Louie’s most expressive choral works embellishes her receiving the Molson Prize in the Arts and Abrahamsen’s compelling concerto for the left hand showcases Avan Yu as one of Canada’s hottest young pianists.
Presentation of 2019 Canada Council Molson Prize in the Arts to Alexina Louie will take place during the concert.
for orchestra with video art projections by Moira Ness
for chamber choir, harp, percussion & string orchestra
for piano (left hand) and orchestra
**World Premiere commissioned by Esprit Orchestra with generous support from the Ontario Arts Council
- ALEX PAUK, Conductor
- AVAN YU, Piano
- THE ELMER ISELER SINGERS, Chamber Choir
- MOIRA NESS, Artist
Single tickets available as of September 3, 2019. Concert tickets include a Pre-Concert chat at 7:15pm. Tickets starting at $20, available on the The Royal Conservatory website
Oct 6, 2019
273 Bloor Street West, Toronto, ON