NAC Orchestra 50th Anniversary Celebration: Free Activities

9:00 am

September 2019

  1. Sep 30 2019
    Monday

    9:00am

October 2019

  1. Oct 1 2019
    Tuesday

    9:00am

  2. Oct 2 2019
    Wednesday

    9:00am

  3. Oct 3 2019
    Thursday

    9:00am

  4. Oct 4 2019
    Friday

    9:00am

  5. Oct 5 2019
    Saturday

    9:00am

  6. Oct 6 2019
    Sunday

    9:00am

  7. Oct 7 2019
    Monday

    9:00am

  8. Oct 8 2019
    Tuesday

    9:00am

  9. Oct 9 2019
    Wednesday

    9:00am

  10. Oct 10 2019
    Thursday

    9:00am

  11. Oct 11 2019
    Friday

    9:00am

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The NAC Orchestra is celebrating 50 years with free activities all week long. 

Noon-hour Concerts
12:00 – 1:00 p.m.
Glass Thorsteinsen Staircase

This series will celebrate musicians with connections to the NAC Orchestra’s outstanding local and national education programs. 

Monday, September 30, 2019
Works by Vivaldi, MacDonald White Bear and Sewepagaham
See full details here

Tuesday, October 1, 2019
Works by Barber, Denis Plante and John Estacio
See full details here

Wednesday, October 2, 2019
Works by Borodin, Alexina Louie and Mendelssohn
See full details here

Thursday, October 3, 2019
Works by Beecroft, Applebaum, Britten and others
See full details here


Panel discussions: 
1:15 – 2:00 p.m.

Join us for a series of lively conversations exploring the National Arts Centre Orchestra’s illustrious 50-year history. This series of discussions will feature memories and highlights from some of its longest-serving players, its dedicated and talented educators, and the extraordinary young artists the Orchestra has mentored and inspired over the years.

Monday, September 30, 2019
Atelier Shenkman-Smith
Topic: NAC Music Alive Program
See full details here

Tuesday, October 1, 2019
Peter A. Herrndorf Place
Topic: NAC Orchestra Artist Training
See full details here

Thursday, October 3, 2019
Atelier Shenkman Smith
Topic: Reflections and Memories
See full details here


NAC Orchestra 50th Anniversary Exhibit
Canal Lobby
September 30 – October 11
See full details here


 

The NAC’s 50th anniversary events and programs are made possible with support from Gail Asper, O.C., O.M., LL.D. and Michael Paterson, Bonnie and John Buhler, Alice and Grant Burton, Margaret Fountain, C.M., DFA (h) and David Fountain, C.M., Elinor Gill Ratcliffe, C.M., O.N.L., LL.D. (hc). Janice and Earle O’Born, Gail O’Brien, LL.D. and David O’Brien, O.C., and Dasha Shenkman, OBE, Hon RCM.

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Sep 30
  • 9:00 AM
Oct 1
  • 9:00 AM
Oct 2
  • 9:00 AM
Oct 3
  • 9:00 AM
Oct 4
  • 9:00 AM
Oct 5
  • 9:00 AM
Oct 6
  • 9:00 AM
Oct 7
  • 9:00 AM
Oct 8
  • 9:00 AM
Oct 9
  • 9:00 AM
Oct 10
  • 9:00 AM
Oct 11
  • 9:00 AM
Oct 12
Oct 13
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