NSYO: The Firebird

Concert Information

Performance dates
Dinuk Wijeratne, conductor
Zach Levin, viola, Concerto Competition Winner
Kailan Fournier, clarinet, Concerto Competition Winner
Nova Scotia Youth Orchestra
On the program

Beethoven: Leonore Overture No. 3
Henri Casadesus: Viola Concerto in the Style of J.C. Bach
Mozart: Clarinet Concerto in A major
Jocelyn Morlock: Hullabaloo
Stravinsky: Firebird Suite (1919)

The JUNO-Award winning Dinuk Wijeratne returns to Halifax to lead the Nova Scotia Youth Orchestra in a concert of sensational symphonic masterworks. Hear Beethoven’s splendid Leonore Overture No. 3, Jocelyn Morlock’s uproarious Hullaballo, and a special featured performance with the accomplished winners of the Youth Orchestra’s annual Concerto Competition. Then, experience the Suite from Stravinsky’s magical Firebird, a tour de force that caused an absolute sensation at its premiere, and brought instant worldwide fame to its brilliant composer.

Ticket info

Single tickets are on sale now, and are $30 for adults and $10 for students (HST included)! Nova Scotia Youth Orchestra tickets aren’t available in U-Picks, and can’t be exchanged with Symphony Nova Scotia’s regular concert tickets. Call the Dalhousie Arts Centre Box Office at 902.494.3820 to book your tickets today.

Tickets for the Lunenburg concert are available at the “Shop on the Corner” in Lunenburg and at the door. Cash or cheque only, please.