Vancouver Academy of Music Symphony Orchestra Presents
A magnificent excursion awaits in Respighi's Pines of Rome, a stunningly vivid tone poem depicting pine trees that shelter playful children, loom over catacombs, stand moonlit on a hill, and flank a triumphant military march. Under the baton of conductor Kathleen Allan, these portraits of a timeless city are presented alongside the brilliance of Ravel's Piano Concerto with pianist Henry From and a special appearance of VAM Choirs in "My Heart is Inditing", from Handel's iridescent Coronation Anthems.
O. Respighi, Pines of Rome
M. Ravel, Piano Concerto
G. Rossini, Overture to William Tell
G. F. Handel, "My Heart is Inditing" from Coronation Anthems
VAM Symphony Orchestra brings the 2018/19 season to an exhilarating close with Stravinsky's vibrant, folk-inspired Suite from The Firebird. Internationally renowned pianist Jon Kimura Parker joins...MAY 12