McGill Symphony Orchestra: Sibelius and Mozart


Strathcona Music Building Pollack Hall, 555 rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montreal, QC, H3A 1E3, CA
$20 / $15
The strings section of the MGSO

Alexis Hauser, Artistic Director and Conductor
*Tyler Song, Finalist of the Classical Concerto Competition
**Jeffrey Klefstad, graduate student in conducting

FELIX MENDELSSOHN Die Hebriden Overture, op. 26 (Fingal's Cave)
W.A. MOZART Clarinet Concerto in A major, K. 622*
JEAN SIBELIUS Symphony No. 7 in C major, Op. 105**

This January 17 and 18, the Classical and Romantic periods meet with Sibelius's last symphony and two classic Mozart concertos. Concerto Competition Finalist Tyler Song will perform the Clarinet Concerto - one of the first masterpieces for the instrument - on both concerts, and Competition winner Pinchas Antal will conclude the second performance with the dark, symphonically textured Piano Concerto in C minor. Doctoral student in conducting Jeffrey Klefstad will lead the orchestra in Sibelius’s gripping and seamless single-movement 7th Symphony.

Please note that a modified version of this program will be presented on January 18. 

Box Office: Tickets are available online or through our Box Office (in person or by phone: 514-398-4547) between 12:00pm and 6:00pm (555 Sherbrooke Street West). Applicable taxes included, service fees apply to the purchase of tickets online.