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Sarah Slean and Symphony Nova Scotia

Award-winning Canadian songstress Sarah Slean is a nationally beloved actress, poet, and composer, and her two live performances with Maestro Bernhard Gueller and Symphony Nova Scotia earned rave reviews, multiple standing ovations, and nationwide CBC broadcasts…. More

20/20: An Interview with Marc Djokic

Dr. Gaétan Lang has been an avid supporter of local performing arts since moving to Halifax to practice optometry in 1990. 2020 not only marks 30 successful professional years, but also 30 years of involvement in… More

Symphony Nova Scotia announces new Music Director

Symphony Nova Scotia is delighted to announce that Holly Mathieson will become the orchestra’s new Music Director in January 2020. “We are beyond thrilled to be joining forces with such an exciting and inspiring artist,” says… More

Notice of Annual General Meeting

Get the inside scoop on Symphony Nova Scotia’s activities and successes at the Symphony Nova Scotia 2018/19 Annual General Meeting. The meeting will report on the past 2018/19 season, and will include the election of the 2019/20… More

Symphony Nova Scotia announces two finalists for key Music Director position

May 7, 2019 Halifax, NS – After a rigorous three-year international search,Symphony Nova Scotia is delighted to announce two finalist candidates for its artistic leadership position of Music Director: Québec-based Jean-Michel Malouf and New Zealand-born Holly Mathieson. New Zealand-born Holly Mathieson was… More