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Be a part of our story: A letter from Holly Mathieson

Dear friends, I am so grateful for the commitment of music lovers here in Nova Scotia – the donors, volunteers, and supporters who are so passionate about creativity, artistry, and live performance. You have given so… More

An update on in-person concerts and events

Following on the increased COVID-19 restrictions in our province announced on April 22, 2021, Symphony Nova Scotia has cancelled or postponed all in-person public events through to May 8, 2021. While we’re again deeply disappointed to… More

CANCELLED: Symphony Serenade at the Lord Nelson Hotel

Due to the recent tightening of COVID-19 restrictions in our community, we have cancelled our “Symphony Serenade” event at the Lord Nelson Hotel’s The Arms Public House, originally scheduled for Saturday, February 27, at 4:00 pm…. More

A special note from Music Director Holly Mathieson

Dear friends, The entire arts world has been turned upside down in the last year, and for us here at Symphony Nova Scotia, while it has undoubtedly been challenging, it has also been a golden opportunity to… More

A message from our CEO about The Nutcracker

Dear friends, We are deeply saddened to share news of yet another cancellation. Following on last week’s provincial pandemic announcement, we will no longer be able to record and present our condensed online performance of ’Twas… More

Symphony Nova Scotia reports on impacts of COVID-19 at 2019/20 AGM

MEDIA RELEASE For Immediate Release October 21, 2020 Halifax, NS – Symphony Nova Scotia’s 2019/20 Annual General Meeting, held October 19, 2020 via Zoom, reported on a highly unusual concert season. Milestones included many months of successful… More