Saturday, June 17, 2017
Event Title: Carmina Burana - Edmonton Symphony Orchestra
Description:

Carl Orff’s cantata was intended to be an exploration of medieval poetry, but has become one of the iconic works for chorus and orchestra. It makes a suitably powerful conclusion to the 2016/2017 Masters series and is joined by works from two of the ESO’s former Composers in Residence, including a brand new Trumpet Concerto by John Estacio.

Featured Repertoire:

Orff – Carmina Burana
Estacio – Trumpet Concerto
Rival – Northwest Passage Variations

Friday, June 16, 2017
Event Title: Carmina Burana - Edmonton Symphony Orchestra
Description:

Carl Orff’s cantata was intended to be an exploration of medieval poetry, but has become one of the iconic works for chorus and orchestra. It makes a suitably powerful conclusion to the 2016/2017 Masters series and is joined by works from two of the ESO’s former Composers in Residence, including a brand new Trumpet Concerto by John Estacio.

Featured Repertoire:

Orff – Carmina Burana
Estacio – Trumpet Concerto
Rival – Northwest Passage Variations

Friday, February 10, 2017
Event Title: Filumena- Calgary Opera
  • Region: Prairie
  • Venue / Location: Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium 1415 14th Avenue NW, Calgary, AB
  • Time: 7:30pm
  • Price: $25-175
  • Genre: Staged Vocal Works
  • External Link: http://www.calgaryopera.com/16-17/filumena
Description:

In celebration of Canada's 150th birthday, we invite you to get swept up in this true Alberta story of unexpected love and its tragic consequences. CMC Associate Composer John Estacio and playwright John Murrell give us the story of Filumena, an Italian immigrant in a loveless marriage, who finds passion in a forbidden affair. When faced with a lie, she finds truth in herself.

Wednesday, February 8, 2017
Event Title: Filumena- Calgary Opera
  • Region: Prairie
  • Venue / Location: Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium 1415 14th Avenue NW, Calgary, AB
  • Time: 7:30pm
  • Price: $25-175
  • Genre: Staged Vocal Works
  • External Link: http://www.calgaryopera.com/16-17/filumena
Description:

In celebration of Canada's 150th birthday, we invite you to get swept up in this true Alberta story of unexpected love and its tragic consequences. CMC Associate Composer John Estacio and playwright John Murrell give us the story of Filumena, an Italian immigrant in a loveless marriage, who finds passion in a forbidden affair. When faced with a lie, she finds truth in herself.

Saturday, February 4, 2017
Event Title: Filumena- Calgary Opera
  • Region: Prairie
  • Venue / Location: Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium 1415 14th Avenue NW, Calgary, AB
  • Time: 7:30pm
  • Price: $25-170
  • Genre: Staged Vocal Works
  • External Link: http://www.calgaryopera.com/16-17/filumena
Description:

In celebration of Canada's 150th birthday, we invite you to get swept up in this true Alberta story of unexpected love and its tragic consequences. CMC Associate composer John Estacio and playwright John Murrell give us the story of Filumena, an Italian immigrant in a loveless marriage, who finds passion in a forbidden affair. When faced with a lie, she finds truth in herself.

Saturday, June 10, 2017
Event Title: Calgary Philharmonic Specials
  • Composer: John Estacio
  • Composition: --
  • Community Profile: --
Description:

Hear Canadian composer John Estacio's Trumpet Concerto (a Calgary Philharmonic co-commission) in it's Calgary Premiere, performed by Principal Trumpet Adam Zinatelli. The program will also include Bach/Stowkowski Toccata and Fugue in D Minor, and Holst The Planets.

Friday, June 9, 2017
Event Title: Calgary Philharmonic Specials
  • Composer: John Estacio
  • Composition: --
  • Community Profile: --
Description:

Hear Canadian composer John Estacio's Trumpet Concerto (a Calgary Philharmonic co-commission) in it's Calgary Premiere, performed by Principal Trumpet Adam Zinatelli. The program will also include Bach/Stowkowski Toccata and Fugue in D Minor, and Holst The Planets.

Saturday, November 5, 2016
Event Title: Canadian Road Trip- Edmonton Symphony Orchestra
Description:

Buckle up for a musical voyage across Canada. From the West Coast to the Maritimes, from powwows to jigs, you’ll delight in exploring our great country through traditional music and a variety of Canadian composers. Featuring John Estacio’s A Farmer's Symphony and Robert Rival’s Great Northern Diver, this concert celebrates the vastness of Canada and the diversity of its communities.

Pre-concert Activities from 12:45-1:45pm