2019 Concerts

  • Friday, April 12, 2019 - 19:00
    Max Cameron Theatre (Brooks Secondary School)

    Pacific Region International Summer Music Academy (PRISMA) is thrilled to announce the return of pianist Edwin Kim.
     
    No stranger to Powell River or to PRISMA, Kim has been a guest artist at the annual summer PRISMA Festival since 2015, becoming a crowd favourite for his on-stage charisma and off-stage charm. Don’t miss this opportunity to hear one of North America’s finest pianists in an intimate theatre setting, playing a mix of timeless classics and contemporary repertoire.
     
  • Wednesday, June 19, 2019 - 19:30
    Evergreen Theatre (Powell River Recreation Complex)
     
    Watch the electrifying action as our panel of Guest Artists selects two finalists from nearly a dozen concerto competitors.
     
    Competitors & Repertoire TBA
  • Thursday, June 20, 2019 - 19:30
    Evergreen Theatre (Powell River Recreation Complex)
     
    A musical smorgasbord unveiling the 2019 PRISMA Festival Orchestra and world-class Guest Artists from around the globe.
     
    Performers & Repertoire TBA
  • Friday, June 21, 2019 - 19:30
    Evergreen Theatre (Powell River Recreation Complex)

    Delight your senses with orchestral masterworks by Brahms, Strauss and Mahler, played by the PRISMA Festival Orchestra.

    PROGRAM:

    Brahms - Academic Festival Overture |  Hear the piece |  Learn about it
    Strauss - Till Eulenspiegel's Merry Pranks |  Hear the piece |  Learn about it
    Mahler - Symphony No. 4, with Lauren Margison (soprano) |  Hear the piece |  Learn about it
  • Saturday, June 22, 2019 - 18:00
    Willingdon Beach Park
     
    Bring your family for a free outdoor sampler of all things PRISMA, live from the shimmering shores of Willingdon Beach.
     
    Get excited for music from Star Wars! Additional repertoire TBA
  • 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.
     
    Performers & Repertoire TBA
  • 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
  • Thursday, June 23, 2016 - 19:30
    Evergreen Theatre
    June 23, Thursday 7:30 PM: Guest Artists Chamber Music Concert - Evergreen Theatre
    Sponsored by First Credit Union

     

    Dvorak Serenade op. 44

    Mozart – Kegelstatt Trio 

    Barber – Summer Music

    Schumann Piano Quintet op. 44

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  • Saturday, June 18, 2016 - 19:30
    Evergreen Theatre
    June 18, Saturday 7:30 PM: Symphony Concert - Evergreen Theatre 
    Sponsored by BC Ferries 

     

    PRISMA Festival Orchestra - Conductor Arthur Arnold

    Soloists - 

    Herbert Greenberg - Violin

    Amanda Forsyth - Cello

    SungPil Kim - PIano

    Rimsky-Korsakov - Le Coq d'Or, Introduction and Wedding March

    Beethoven - Triple Concerto

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    Shostakovich - Symphony no. 5

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  • Saturday, June 18, 2016 - 13:30
    Evergreen Theatre


    June 18, Saturday, 1:30 PM: Symphony Cruise Matinee Concert - Evergreen Theatre
    Sponsored by Balfe/Somers Wealth Management        

     

    PRISMA Festival Orchestra - Conductor Arthur Arnold

    Soloists - 

    Herbert Greenberg - Violin

    Amanda Forsyth - Cello

    SungPil Kim - PIano

    Rimsky-Korsakov - Le Coq d'Or, Introduction and Wedding March


    Beethoven - Triple Concerto
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    Shostakovich - Symphony no. 5
  • 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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