2018 Concerts

  • Thursday, June 14, 2018 - 19:30
    Evergreen Theatre

    In this exciting concert you will enjoy a selection of everything PRISMA has to offer, Guest Artists in ensembles and as soloists, and of course the full PRISMA Festival Orchestra!

    Repertoire TBA

  • Friday, June 15, 2018 - 19:30
    Evergreen Theatre

    Friday June 15, 7:30 pm

    "A Journey to Italy"

     
    Elgar - In the South (Alassio)
    Respighi - Fountains of Rome
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    Berlioz - Harold in Italy
    Soloist: Máté Szücs - Viola (Berlin Philharmonic Principal Viola)

     

     

  • Saturday, June 16, 2018 - 18:00
    Willingdon Beach Park

    This FREE, family-friendly community event will feature performances by the PRISMA Festival Orchestra and PRISMA Guest Artists.

    Food vendors start selling their offerings at 5:00 pm.

  • Thursday, June 21, 2018 - 19:30
    Evergreen Theatre

    Chamber music concert with Guest Artists and selected students. Enjoy the more intimate chamber music repertoire, but also the works for larger ensembles. Let the music inspire your imagination.

    Program TBA

  • Friday, June 22, 2018 - 19:30
    Evergreen Theatre

    Friday June 22, 7:30pm

    "Diaghilev and the Ballets Russes"
     
    R. Strauss - Josephs Legende (Symphonic Fragment)
    Concerto Competition, Final Round 
    TBA - Soloists: 2 finalists of the Concerto Competition
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    Stravinsky - Le Sacre du Printemps (The Rite of Spring)

     

     

  • Saturday, June 23, 2018 - 13:30
    Evergreen Theatre

    Saturday June 23, 1:30pm

    Symphony Cruise: "Diaghilev and the Ballets Russes"
     
    R. Strauss - Josephs Legende
    Concerto Competition, Final Round 
    TBA - Soloists: 2 finalists of the Concerto Competition
    - - -
    Stravinsky - Le Sacre du Printemps (The Rite of Spring)

     

     

  • Saturday, June 24, 2017 - 19:30
    Evergreen Theatre

    Sponsored by Mike Robinson & Lynn Webster.

    PRISMA Festival Orchestra - Conducted by Arthur Arnold

    REPERTOIRE:

    Concerto Competition Finals:

    Weber - Clarinet Concerto no. 2, Allegro

    Noemi Sallai, Clarinet

    Shostakovich - Cello Concerto no. 1, Allegretto

    Stephen Hawkey, Cello            

    Keiko Abe - Prism Rhapsody

    Justin Doute, Marimba  

                                                         

    INTERMISSION

    Mahler - Adagio from Symphony no. 10 

    Strauss - Rosenkavalier Suite

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  • Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 19:30
    Evergreen Theatre

    Sponsored by First Credit Union.

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    REPERTOIRE:

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756 - 1791)
    Serenade No. 11 for winds in E flat major, K. 375 (1782)
     
    Richard Wagner (1813 – 1883)
    Siegfried Idyl (1870)
     
    INTERMISSION
     
    Gareth Farr (b.1968)
    Taheke (2001)
     
    Mikhail Glinka (1804 - 1857)
    Grand Sextet in E flat major (1832)

     

  • Tuesday, June 20, 2017 - 19:30
    Evergreen Theatre
     
    Raven Tales is the newest addition to PRISMA's concert series. This unique concert features BC composers (including one of our own Guest Artists, Marcus Goddard) and more modern repertoire than other PRISMA offerings. This concert is admission by donation and first come, first serve seating. There will be no intermission, and a cash bar will be available before the concert.
     
    REPERTOIRE:
     
    Jordan Nobles
    Surface Tension (2012)
     
    Jennifer Butler
    Under bleak skies (2012)
     
    Marcus Goddard
    Solus (2010)
     
    Jocelyn Morlock
    Darwin Fish (2008)
     
    Giorgio Magnanensi
    Quid (2012)
     
    Marcus Goddard
    Raven Tales (2012)
     
    Featuring live electronics and video design by Giorgio Magnanensi.
     
  • Saturday, June 17, 2017 - 19:30
    Evergreen Theatre

    Sponsored by Vancouver Island University.

    PRISMA Festival Orchestra - Conducted by Arthur Arnold

    REPERTOIRE:

    Beethoven Overture Fidelio

    Strauss – 4 last songs, soprano Lauren Margison

    INTERMISSION

    Rachmaninoff – Symphony no. 2

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