COVID-19 Update: Concerts cancelled, and how you can support your orchestra

Dear friends,

Following on recommendations from Nova Scotia’s public health authorities, we have cancelled the remaining concerts in our 2019/20 season. This includes:

  • Broadway Tonight – March 14 & 15
  • 2020/21 Season Launch – March 18
  • Bach’s Mass in B Minor – March 21-22
  • Bernhard Gueller and Beethoven’s “Eroica” – March 26 & 29
  • Snowbird: A Tribute to Anne Murray – April 3 & 4
  • Symphony of Magic with Michael Grandinetti – April 17-19
  • Beethoven’s Piano Concertos – April 22-23
  • Nova Scotia Youth Orchestra: The Firebird – April 25-26
  • Beethoven’s Fidelio – May 1 & 3
  • Soul Sisters – May 8-9

If you have tickets for any affected events, see below to learn about your options.

We thank our friends and supporters for your ongoing patience during this time, and will work to directly connect with as many as our ticket purchasers as possible within the coming days and weeks. We’ll also continue to post updates on our social media channels and at symphonynovascotia.ca.

As we face this uncertain and difficult situation around COVID-19, your support is more important than ever. These are unprecedented times for arts organizations around the world, and indeed here in our own province.

By donating your 2019/20 tickets or donating to Symphony Nova Scotia through our partners at Canada Helps, you are helping your orchestra endure this upheaval and prepare for the challenges to come. To learn more, click here

On behalf of all our Symphony family, we wish you health and wellness in these coming weeks, and we encourage you to enjoy your favourite albums and recordings until we meet again. We look forward to sharing live music again together soon!


Donate your tickets to Symphony Nova Scotia at this challenging time.

As we face this uncertain and difficult situation, your support is more important than ever. All ticket donations will receive a charitable tax receipt for the value of the ticket. To donate your tickets, please email info@symphonyns.ca with the subject: RECEIPT.

We require your tickets in order to process your request. If your tickets are at the Dalhousie Arts Centre Box Office, we’ll pick them up! If you have your ticket(s), please scan or take a photo of each ticket and include it with your email. The front of each ticket must be visible and legible, including Event, Row/Seat, Price, Date, and Time. Alternately, you are welcome to mail them to us at:

Symphony Nova Scotia
ATTN: RECEIPT
301 – 5657 Spring Garden Rd.
Halifax NS
B3J 3R4

Please note, tax receipts can only be issued in the name of the ticket buyer. We are committed to issuing charitable tax receipts by December 31, 2020, and will make every effort to do so before that date. Thank you for your understanding.


Exchange your tickets for a future Symphony Nova Scotia performance of your choice over the next two seasons
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To confirm your exchange, please email us at info@symphonyns.ca with the subject: EXCHANGE.

We require your tickets in order to process your request. If your tickets are at the Dalhousie Arts Centre Box Office, we’ll pick them up! If you have your ticket(s), please scan or take a photo of each ticket and include it with your email. The front of each ticket must be visible and legible, including Event, Row/Seat, Price, Date, and Time. Alternately, you are welcome to mail your ticket(s) to us at:

Symphony Nova Scotia
ATTN: EXCHANGE
301 – 5657 Spring Garden Rd.
Halifax NS
B3J 3R4

(Exchanges need to be arranged through the Symphony Nova Scotia Admin Office, and not the Dalhousie Arts Centre Box Office.)


We have increased staffing on our Patron Services team in an effort to respond to a high volume of inquiries.

It may take several weeks for us to respond, however we want to reassure ticket holders that we will respond to all inquiries.


Please note: we ask that you do not mail your tickets at this time.

Due to our office closure, we encourage you to please hold on to your tickets at this time as our mailbox is full. We will reach out when we require your tickets.