2019 Concerts

  • Tuesday, June 25, 2019 - 19:00
    Evergreen Theatre (Powell River Recreation Complex)
     
    Bring the kids for a free chamber music concert featuring a performance of Saint-Saëns' Carnival of the Animals with full narration!
     
    PROGRAM:
    Saint-Saëns - Carnival of the Animals |  Hear the piece |  Learn about it
    Edwin Kim, TBA (piano); TBA (electric instruments); Janet Arms (flute/piccolo); Alain Desgané (clarinet); William Linwood (percussion); TBA (glock/celesta); Dennis Kim, Terry Tam (violin); Vicki Powell (viola); Brian Yoon (cello); Mark Morton (bass); Narrators & Conductor TBA
    TBD
    William Linwood & PRISMA Percussion Students
    Brahms - String Quintet No. 2 in G Major, Op. 111 |  Hear the piece |  Learn about it
    Richard Roberts, Taeyeon Park (violin); Samuel Choi, Nicholas Shardlow (Viola); YaEun Kim (cello)

     
     
  • Thursday, June 27, 2019 - 19:30
    Evergreen Theatre (Powell River Recreation Complex)
     
    Guest artists and select students will inspire your imagination with a host of unique and intimate musical collaborations.
     

    PROGRAM:

    Scheidt - Centone No. 5 for Brass Quintet (arr. Verne Reynolds) |  Hear the piece
    Marcus Goddard, TBA (trumpet); Fokke van Heel (Horn); Gordon Cherry (trombone); Paul Beauchesne (tuba)
    Danzi - Wind Quintet, Op. 56, No. 1 |  Hear the piece
    Janet Arms (flute); Pauline Oostenrijk (oboe); Alain Desgagné (clarinet); Fokke van Heel (horn); Marc Goldberg (bassoon)
    Stravinsky  L'histoire du soldat |  Hear the piece |  Learn about it
    Alain Desgagné (clarinet); Marc Goldberg (bassoon); Marcus Goddard (cornet); Gordon Cherry (trombone); William Linwood (percussion); Terry Tam (violin); Mark Morton (bass)

    Chopin - Piano Concerto No. 1 (Transcription for Piano and String Quartet - Bartomiej Kominek |  Hear the piece |  Learn about it

                Edwin Kim (piano); Dennis Kim, Terry Tam (violin); Vicki Powell (viola); Brian Yoon (cello)

     

  • Friday, June 28, 2019 - 19:30
    Evergreen Theatre (Powell River Recreation Complex)
     
    Enjoy classics from Dvořák and Shostakovich, plus the crowning of the PRISMA 2019 Concerto Competition winner.
     
    PROGRAM:
    Dvořák - Carnival Overture |  Hear the piece |  Learn about it
    Concerto Competition - Final Round (2 Competitors TBA) 
    Shostakovich - Symphony No. 10 |  Hear the piece |  Learn about it
     
  • Saturday, June 29, 2019 - 13:30
    Evergreen Theatre (Powell River Recreation Complex)
     
    Spend an exquisite afternoon in Powell River with the PRISMA Festival Orchestra and our 2 Concerto Competition finalists.
     
    PROGRAM:
    Dvořák - Carnival Overture |  Hear the piece |  Learn about it
    Concerto Competition - Final Round (2 Competitors TBA) 
    Shostakovich - Symphony No. 10 |  Hear the piece |  Learn about it
  • 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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  • 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)

     

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