February 12, 2021 update on live performances and events at the NAC.
James Ehnes © Benjamin Ealoveg

Northern Canada Tour


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James Ehnes © Benjamin Ealoveg

With an evening concert to offer, the National Arts Centre Orchestra, superstar Canadian violinist James Ehnes, and Guest Conductor from Norway Arild Remmereit will combine to fill the hall with beautiful music based on observations of the North. James Ehnes’ violin is the “Marsick” Stradavarius of 1715. Come hear its passionate sound lift both orchestra and audience, in this concert celebrating the gifts of northern landscapes. A special composition by Canadian composer Alexina Louie, titled Take the Dog Sled will be performed, featuring throat singers Evie Mark and Akinisie Sivuaparik. Saturday, November 3, at 8 p.m. at the Yukon Arts Centre.


Performance is approximately 2 hours including intermission

James Ehnes © Benjamin Ealoveg
Arild Remmereit
NAC Orchestra