Northern Encounters: Music and Dance from Canada and Finland with the Lapland Chamber Orchestra

Monday, October 16, 2017
Event Title: Northern Encounters: Music and Dance from Canada and Finland with the Lapland Chamber Orchestra
  • Region: Ontario
  • Venue / Location: Koerner Hall, TELUS Centre for Performance and Learning, Toronto
  • Time: 8:00pm
  • Price: $22+
  • Genre: Orchestra / Large Ensembles (10+)
  • External Link: Book Tickets
Description:

Soundstreams’ 35th season opens with a celebration of kindred northern identities. The Lapland Chamber Orchestra performs music by iconic composers from Canada and Finland, past and present, including Jean Sibelius, Harry Somers, and Claude Vivier. Doubly marking Canada’s sesquicentennial and Finland at 100, this program by Europe’s northernmost professional orchestra includes dance by powerhouse choreographer Michael Greyeyes, the world premiere of Soundstreams’ 35th Anniversary Fanfare, and gems by Stravinsky and Debussy.

October 16, 2017
8:00 PM Koerner Hall
273 Bloor Street West


The Lapland Chamber Orchestra

Northern Encounters