Come herald VAMSO’s 2019/20 season with an exciting opening bound to captivate the imagination, starting with Strauss’ Overture to ‘Die Fledermaus’ and the beautiful, sweeping interplay of melody and harmony in Saint-Saëns’ Cello Concerto No. 1. Filled with warm harmonies and engaging melodies, Mendelssohn’s Symphony No. 4 transports you to the bright and sunny landscapes of Italy bursting with youthful energy.
Ian Parker, conductor
Alice Lee, cello
F. Mendelssohn, Symphony No. 4 ‘Italian’
C. Saint–Saëns, Cello Concerto No. 1
J. Strauss, Overture to ‘Die Fledermaus’
1:30pm: pre-concert performance by VAM Junior Symphony
2:00pm: concert start time
Cover image: Copilot Design
Online tickets are available until 9:00am on Sunday, October 13, after which tickets will be available at the door (cash or cheque, subject to availability). The Box Office will open at 1:00pm. Repertoire selections are subject to change.
Tickets are non-refundable.
VAM’s Orchestral Program is supported by:
R & J Stern Family Foundation
Edith Lando Charitable Foundation