WSO Community Celebration Concert
Come and experience the Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra’s Community Celebration concert at Centennial Concert Hall on Saturday, October 1st (7:30pm)! Our community is rich with talented artists and performers and we are proud to feature a variety of exciting talent and community performers at this free concert as part of Culture Days every fall. There’s even a chance for musicians to play WithUs and join the orchestra for the finale of the concert. Request your tickets today!
This event is free.
Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra
Tucked into the Geographic Centre of North America, the Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra (WSO) is Currently Celebrating its 75th Year. Since its debut 1948 performance – to more than 3,000 audience members, the WSO has been a powerhouse orchestra that regularly impresses guest conductors and artists with the exceptional musicianship of its members. Performance highlights of the last few decades include performances with Renée Fleming, Maureen Forrester, Kathleen Battle, Janina Fialkowska, Angela Hewitt, Buffy St. Marie, Wu Man, Randy Bachman, Dame Evelyn Glennie, and Tanya Tagaq, to name a few. Some of the eminent soloists who have appeared with the WSO in the past include conductors Pierre Monteux, John Barbirolli and Arthur Fiedler; violinists David Oistrakh, Itzhak Perlman and Joshua Bell; pianists Glenn Gould, Emanuel Ax, Byron Janis, Gary Graffman, and Leon Fleisher; singers Marilyn Horne, Maureen Forrester and Renée Fleming ; cellists Zara Nelsova and Jacqueline du Pré and many others. The WSO has served as a launching point for many illustrious careers including Victor Feldbrill, Kazuhiro Koizumi, Bramwell Tovey, and Andrey Boreyko. It has also worked hard to foster and support Manitoba and Canadian talent working closely with the likes of James Ehnes, Tracy Dahl, Andriana Chuchman, Stewart Goodyear, Cameron Crozman, Papa Mambo and Don Amero.
555 Main St., Winnipeg, MB
For directions and parking information, visit our website here: https://wso.ca/directions-parking/
This event is wheelchair accessible, and has gender-neutral washrooms.