2018 Concerts

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

    Guest artists and select students will inspire your imagination through intimate repertoire and works for larger ensembles.



    PROGRAM:
     
    Golijov – Last round
    Dennis Kim and string students  
     
    Poulenc – Sonata for Horn/Trumpet/Trombone

    Oliver de Clercq - Horn

    Marcus Goddard - Trumpet

    Gordon Cherry - Trombone
     
    Mozart – Serenade No. 10, Gran Partita (Part 2) Movements 4, 5, 6, 7

    Roger Cole + student - Oboe  

    Alain Desgagné + 3 students - Clarinet  

    Julia Lockhart + student - Bassoon  

    Oliver de Clercq + 3 students - Horn  

    Mark Morton - Bass  

    Arthur Arnold - Conductor


     
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    Bax – Elegiac Trio for flute, viola and harp
    Janet Arms - Flute
    Michael Gieler - Viola
    Cheryl Losey Feder - Harp
     
    Dvorak – Piano Quintet No. 2 in A major, op. 81
    Dennis Kim - Violin  
    Richard Roberts - Violin  
    Michael Gieler - Viola  
    Brian Yoon - Cello  
    Edwin Sungpil Kim - Piano
     
  • Friday, June 22, 2018 - 19:30
    Evergreen Theatre

    Enjoy classics from Strauss and Stravinsky, plus the crowning of the PRISMA 2018 Concerto Competition winner.
     
    PROGRAM:
    "Diaghilev and the Ballets Russes"

     
    R. Strauss - Josephslegende (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

    Join a ferry full of guests from Vancouver Island at this matinee performance featuring classics from Strauss and Stravinsky, plus the PRISMA 2018 Concerto Competition finalists!
     
    PROGRAM:
    "Diaghilev and the Ballets Russes"
     
    R. Strauss - Josephslegende (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)
  • Friday, June 17, 2016 - 19:30
    Evergreen Theatre
    June 17: Gala Grand Opening Concert, 7:30 PM Evergreen Theatre
    Sponsored by RE/MAX

     

    NEW! An evening full of variety with everything PRISMA has to offer.

    Don't miss this exciting evening with lots of variety. Among the pieces is a concerto for typewriter and orchestra! Powell River Soprano Megan Skidmore will join 8 cellists to sing a piece of Villa Lobos. Mark Morton will play a double bass concerto with orchestra and there are many more exciting works. Guest Artists, students, everyone is involved, and even the full PRISMA Festival Orchestra will play.

    Dukas, Villa Lobos, Calvert, Debussy, Mozart, Sarasate, Albinoni, Bottesini, Anderson, Rimsky-Korsakov

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  • Thursday, June 16, 2016 - 19:30
    Evergreen Theatre
    June 16, Thursday, 7:30 PM: Concerto Competition Semi Finals - Evergreen Theatre (admission free) 

    Selected PRISMA students & Sungpil Kim, Piano

    During this exciting concert, ten to twelve qualifying students will compete to win the coveted prize of a week performing with the Moscow Symphony Orchestra in Russia. Only three of these students will make it to the final round of the concerto competition that will take place during the closing concert on June 25. The stakes are high and the expectations are even higher.

     
  • Wednesday, June 15, 2016 - 17:30
    Willingdon Beach

        

    June 15, Wednesday, 5:30 PM, Willingdon Beach
    Sponsored by Telus

    PRISMA on the Beach, the free annual family-friendly community event, showcases the PRISMA Festival Orchestra as well as local musicians, artists, and food vendors at Willingdon Beach. This year's event features a celebration of the Tla'amin Nation's treaty, with a new piece of music produced in collaboration between Tla’amin’s Drew Blaney (Kespahl) and PRISMA’s Composer-in-Residence, Tobin Stokes. Other repertoire includes parts of Tchaikovsky's Nutcracker and Mendelssohns Wedding March. The evening ends with the spectacular Introduction and Wedding Procession from Rimsky-Korsakov's Coq d'Or.

    This year there will be an air show again on live music played by the PRISMA Festival Orchestra.

    More info for vendors: here

  • Saturday, June 27, 2015 - 19:30
    Evergreen Theatre

    June 27, 7:30 PM - Symphony Concert - Evergreen Theatre

    Pacific Philharmonic - Conductor Arthur Arnold

     

    Amanda Forsyth - Cello

    Bernstein - Overture Candide

     

    Victor Herbert - Cello Concerto No. 2 Op. 30

     

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    Holst - The Planets Op. 32

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