The Composer’s Palette


Nathan D. Simmons, host
Emmanuel Solomon, tenor
Simon Docking, solo piano
Greg Myra, collaborative piano

Symphony Nova Scotia musicians:
Renaud Lapierre, violin; Isabelle Fournier, violin; Susan Sayle, viola; Étienne Chénard, viola; Rachel Desoer, cello; Shimon Walt, cello; Christine Feierabend, flute; Eileen Walsh, clarinet; Brian James, oboe; Gabe Azzie, bassoon

Hosted by Nathan D. Simmons, this all-new family-friendly virtual concert helps us explore how music makes us feel… and how musical instruments are an important part of that! Featuring works by English composer Samuel Coleridge-Taylor, whose music is being newly discovered by listeners worldwide.

This educational video was made possible by Jason Roth and Cheryl Steadman-Roth through the Education and Diversity Outreach Fund in memory of Adel and Imelda Darwish.

Click here to learn more about the Education and Diversity Outreach Fund.

With thanks to Halifax Public Libraries and the Halifax Central Library.