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
  • 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

  • Thursday, June 25, 2015 - 19:30
    Evergreen Theatre

    June 25, 7:30 PM - Guest Artists Chamber Music Concert No. 2 - Evergreen Theatre

    PRISMA 2015 Guest Artists together in concert

    TBA

     

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    Brahms - String Quartet c minor op. 51

    Herbert Greenberg & Richard Roberts - Violin

     

    Andrew Brown - Viola

     

    Amanda Forsyth - Cello

     
  • Saturday, June 20, 2015 - 19:30
    Evergreen Theatre

    June 20, 7:30 PM - Symphony Concert - Evergreen Theatre

    Pacific Philharmonic - Conductor Arthur Arnold

     

    Soloists - The three finalists of the 2015 Concerto Competition

    Strauss - Don Juan Op. 20

     

    Concerto Competition Finals - Soloists TBA (Audience Prize)

     

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    Stravinsky - Firebird (Suite 1919)

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