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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

JUST ANNOUNCED: Symphony Nova Scotia’s fall plans!

Dear friends, Thank you for your generous and enthusiastic support as Symphony Nova Scotia continues to navigate the COVID-19 pandemic. We have been humbled and awed by our incredible community of friends and supporters, and we… More

Notice of Annual General Meeting

Halifax, NS – You are invited to attend the Symphony Nova Scotia 2019/20 Virtual Annual General Meeting. The meeting will report on the past 2019/20 season, and will include the election of the 2020/21 Board of Directors…. More

An update on our 2020/21 concert season

Dear friends, I am so grateful for your ongoing support as Symphony Nova Scotia continues to navigate the COVID-19 pandemic. While we have missed sharing music together with you in person, it’s been a delight to… More

National Indigenous Peoples Day

On National Indigenous Peoples Day, we honour, acknowledge, and celebrate the Mi’kmaq and Wolastoqiyik people across our beautiful and beloved land. The more time we spend with our Indigenous friends, neighbours, and Elders, the more we… More

Our stand on #BlackLivesMatter

Here at Symphony Nova Scotia, we’ve been watching the events of the past few weeks with grief, shock, and sorrow. We know this is an exceptionally difficult time for our fellow musicians and community members of… More

A message from our CEO: Your orchestra needs you

Dear friends, Symphony Nova Scotia began 2020 with the exciting announcement of our new Music Director Holly Mathieson, and preparations were well underway to celebrate Beethoven’s 250th with a spectacular spring Festival. We were only days away… More

Holly’s Twitter Takeover – April 3, 2020

Have you ever tried a donair? Who is your favourite living conductor? How do you go about learning a piece you’re going to conduct? On Friday, April 3, 2020, Symphony Nova Scotia’s Music Director Holly Mathieson… More