October 2020 update on live performances and events at the NAC.
Hillary Simms

Affairs of the Heart

with the NAC Orchestra

Hillary Simms
Music Classical music
  • JESSIE MONTGOMERY Coincident Dances
  • HENRI TOMASI Trombone Concerto (Hillary Simms, trombone)
  • Marjan Mozetich Affairs of the Heart (Duncan McDougall, violin)
  • VIOLET ARCHER Sinfonietta


The full NAC Orchestra performs a powerful concert in Southam Hall celebrating three brilliant women composers from Canada, the U.S. and the UK, in a concert of music spanning from 1957 to 2018. This is a program with beautiful, contrasting moods showing the NAC Orchestra in all its virtuosity. 

We invite you to enjoy this free livestreamed concert from the comfort of your own home! Watch right here, on this page, at 8pm on Saturday, October 31.

Performance is approximately 90 minutes with no intermission.

video: NACO Lunch Break: A Song for Japan by Steven Verhelst
NACO Lunch Break: A Song for Japan by Steven Verhelst
video: Lift Every Voice And Sing
Lift Every Voice And Sing
Hillary Simms
Duncan McDougall
Alexander Shelley © Rémi Thériault