A Double-Reed Christmas

Sunday December 10, 2017 at 3 pm

Burlington Performing Arts Centre

Celebrate the season and discover the oft-forgotten concert repertoire of the bassoon, the “joker of the orchestra”, with Fraser Jackson, one of Canada’s leading bassoonists. The concert will open with Canadian composer Harry Freedman’s Accord, then showcase the Weber Bassoon Concerto. Hely-Hutchinson’s Carol Symphony, Vivaldi’s Christmas Concerto, Tchaikovsky’s Nutcracker Suite and various Christmas Carols with a local children’s choir will get you into the Christmas spirit!

Guest artists: Fraser Jackson, bassoon, Children’s Choir TBA
Conductor: Claudio Vena