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 17, 2017 - 13:30
    Evergreen Theatre

    Sponsored by RBC Balfe/Somers Wealth Management.

    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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  • Friday, June 16, 2017 - 19:30
    Evergreen Theatre

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    Sponsored by RE/MAX.

    REPERTOIRE:
     
    Marc-Antoine Charpentier (1643 - 1704)
    Te Deum in D major, H. 146 (c. 1692) – Prelude
     
    Jacques Ibert (1890 – 1962)
    Trois pièces brêves for wind quintet (1930)
     
    Tielman Susato (c. 1510/15 – after 1570)
    Renaissance Dance Suite
     
    Johann Sebastien Bach (1685 - 1750)
    Brandenburg Concerto No. 3 in G major, BWV 1048
     
    Mily Balakirev (1837 - 1910)
    Oriental Fantasy for Piano, Op. 18 "Islamey” (1869)
     
    INTERMISSION
     
    Emmanuel Séjourné (b. 1961)
    Concerto for Marimba and String Orchestra (2005, rev, 2015) – Second movement
     
    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756 – 1791)
    Concerto for Flute, Harp, and Orchestra in C major, K. 299/297c (1778) – Rondo - Allegro
     
    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756 – 1791)
    Clarinet Concerto in A major, K. 622 (1791) – Adagio
     
    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756 – 1791)
    Horn Concerto No. 3 in E-flat major, K. 447 (1784 - 1787) – Finale (allegro vivace assai)
     
    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756 – 1791)
    ‘Porgi, amor’ (Le nozze di Figaro, Act II)
     
    Ludwig van Beethoven (1770 – 1827)
    Fidelio Overture (1814)

     

  • Thursday, June 15, 2017 - 19:30
    Evergreen Theatre
    Sponsored by Hot Chocolates.
     
    PRISMA's Concerto Competition Semi-Finals is the best way to connect with our students' performances. Hear the semi-finalists perform one movement of a concerto each, accompanied by pianist Sungpil Kim. With free admission, this concert is one you don't want to miss!
     
    Concerto Competition winner sponsored by False Island Fudge.
     
    REPERTOIRE TBA
     
  • Wednesday, June 14, 2017 - 17:30
    Willingdon Beach

    For its fifth season, PRISMA is celebrating Canada 150+ at PRISMA on the Beach with Tla’amin Nation, the City of Powell River, and the Powell River Regional District. This FREE, family-friendly community event will feature performances by the PRISMA Festival Orchestra and a 150+ Voices Choir, complemented by local food and art vendors and a salmon barbecue. Emceed by Canadian comedian and CBC Radio One performer Charles Demers, you won’t want to miss this event!
     
    PRISMA is proud to partner with our local governments to be one of several Canada 150+ events in our region taking part in the nation's year-long celebration.
     
    Sponsored by BC Ferries, Pacific Coastal Airlines, Tla'amin Nation, City of Powell River, Powell River Regional District, and Coast FM.

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