Simply Strings

Strings of NAC Orchestra, Canterbury High School & École De La Salle

Auditorium, École secondaire publique De La Salle

Auditorium, École secondaire publique De La Salle

Approximately 1 hour with no intermission.

The strings of the National Arts Centre Orchestra, Canterbury High School, and École secondaire publique De La Salle join forces for a special concert conducted by Alexander Shelley. This event marks the first joint collaboration in the history of all three orchestras.

 

PROGRAM (subject to change): Excerpts from:

BRITTEN Simple Symphony

(NAC Orchestra string section & Canterbury High School string orchestra)

BALMAGES Rhythm Dances

(NAC Orchestra string section & Canterbury High School string orchestra)

DVORAK Serenade

(NAC Orchestra string section & string orchestra from École secondaire publique De La Salle)

BARBER Adagio

(NAC Orchestra string section & string orchestra from École secondaire publique De La Salle)

ELGAR Serenade

(NAC Orchestra string section)

 

FREE EVENT. GENERAL ADMISSION. SEATING IS ON A FIRST-COME FIRST-SERVED BASIS.

This concert is made possible in part by support from the Friends of the NAC Orchestra, Stephen &  Jocelyne Greenberg, A Donor-Advised Fund at the Community Foundation of Ottawa and the donors and sponsors of the NAC ’s National Youth and Education Trust, the primary resource for youth and education funding at the National Arts Centre.

Credits

  • Alexander Shelley conductor
  • NAC Orchestra string section
  • Canterbury High School String Orchestra
  • String Orchestra from École secondaire publique De La Salle
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