Znaider, Saint-Saëns and Dvořák


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Nikolaj Znaider © George Lange
  • Berlioz Overture to Béatrice et Bénédict
  • Saint-Saëns Piano Concerto No. 5, Egyptian
  • Dvořák Symphony No. 6

Nikolaj Znaider trades his violin for the baton to conduct the NAC Orchestra for the first time, delivering an exotic concert with an international flavour.

The Friends of the NAC Orchestra is pleased to hold a spectacular silent auction on May 4 and 5, in the main foyer of the NAC in conjunction with this NAC Orchestra concert. Bid on outstanding and unique donated items from across Canada and from around the world. Proceeds benefit the Friends of the NAC Orchestra’s commitment to music education programs for young people. Help us build a fantastic future for music in Canada!

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2 May

3 May

4 May

  • 8:00 PM

5 May

  • 8:00 PM

6 May

7 May

8 May


Performance is approximately 2 hours including intermission.

video: Thibaudet on Saint-Saëns'
Thibaudet on Saint-Saëns' "Egyptian" concerto
video: Interview with Thibaudet
Interview with Thibaudet
Nikolaj Znaider © George Lange