PCI and Ledcor present a free, family-friendly live symphony performance in a world class waterfront setting on July 26th. The 5th annual VMO Live Symphony Performance music program features iconic overtures, dances and movies by Tchaikovsky, Hisaishi, and more.
Free VMO Live Symphony Performance
When: Thursday, July 26, 2018 at 7:00pm
Where: Jack Poole Plaza at Burrard Landing (1055 Canada Pl)
Admission: This is a FREE outdoor concert, without reserved seating. Lawn chairs and blankets are welcome.
This summer evening event will be performed by the Vancouver Metropolitan Orchestra, led by Maestro Kenneth Hsieh. Enjoy the beautiful scenery of Stanley Park, the Burrard Inlet and the North Shore Mountains while listening to an enchanting programme of live symphony music.
The evening programme:
Dvořák – Carnival Overture
Tchaikovsky – Polonaise from Eugene Onegin
Shostakovich – Festive Overture
Smetana – Die Moldau
Hisaishi / Reyes – Castle in the Sky Suite
Wagner – Prelude from Die Meistersinger
Bernstein – Overture from Candide
Elgar – Salut d’Amour
Williams – Theme from E.T.
Morricone – Cinema Paradiso
Tchaikovsky – 1812 Overture
For more information, RSVP to the Facebook event. You can also enter to win an Instagram photo contest. Take a photo at the VMO Live Symphony Performance, follow VMOCanada on Instagram, and tag it with #iloveVMO.
Don’t miss VMO’s Season Opening concert September 9, 2018 at the Chan Centre for the Performing Arts.