March 8, 2017
Superstar violinist James Ehnes performs a concerto that Pulitzer Prize–winner Aaron Jay Kernis wrote especially for him. Festival curator Owen Pallett offers his latest piece, and you’ll hear a new work by Mica Levi, whose score for the film Under the Skin played a vital role in its success.
This project is funded in part by the Government of Canada. Ce projet est financé en partie par le gouvernement du Canada.
Concert running time is approximately two hours.
Harry Stafylakis: Shadows Radiant (TSO Co-commission) [2']
Aaron Jay Kernis: Violin Concerto (TSO Co-commission) [25']
Mica Levi: New Work (TSO Commission) [15']
Owen Pallett: New Work (TSO Commission) [15']
Peter Oundjian, conductor & host
André de Ridder, conductor
James Ehnes, violin