SOLD OUT! Nova Scotia Youth Orchestra: Drums and Dances

Concert Information

Performance dates
Gary Ewer, conductor
Kailan Fournier, clarinet
Zach Levin, viola
Rebecca Thomas, spoken word artist
Nova Scotia Youth Orchestra
On the program

Johannes Brahms: Hungarian Dances No. 5 and 6
W.A. Mozart: Allegro from Clarinet Concerto
Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 100 in G Major, “Military”
Henri Casadesus: Viola Concerto in the Style of J.C. Bach
Laura Sgroi: We’re Not Done Drumming*

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This concert is currently sold out, but please keep checking back as tickets may become available.

* Commissioned by Symphony Nova Scotia and the Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony.

Experience an energetic, enthusiastic concert full of rhythm, fire, and magic with the Nova Scotia Youth Orchestra! Join our fabulous young musicians for a thrilling adventure through Brahms’ jubilant Hungarian Dances, Haydn’s exhilarating “Military” Symphony, and vivacious highlights from Mozart and Casadesus, with solo performances from two award-winning local young musicians. Finally, Mi’kmaw poet and activist Rebecca Thomas joins us for We’re Not Done Drumming, a captivating, lyrical new work that listeners called “wonderful” and “very powerful” at its 2019 Halifax premiere.

Please note: this concert is approximately one hour long with no intermission.

Ticket info

Here are a couple handy tips when booking tickets on the Dalhousie Box Office website:

  • Our Fall 2021 concerts are general admission, so you will NOT be reserving exact seats in advance.
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    • If you choose “Print at Home”, your ticket will be included with your confirmation email as a PDF attachment.
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If you have questions about your account or about booking tickets online, please contact the Dalhousie Arts Centre Box Office by email at [email protected] or by phone at 902.494.3820, Wednesday-Saturday, 12:00 pm-6:00 pm.

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