The Silk Road
Sunday, February 24, 2019 at 3 pm
Burlington Performing Arts Centre
Guest conductor Michael Berec leads the orchestra in works that evoke the richness and beauty of Asia, featuring a celebration of Chinese culture by noted Chinese-Canadian virtuoso violinist Angel Wang.
- Gang/Zhan-Hao | Butterfly Lovers concerto, with Angel Wang, violin
- Xiamusituonowa | Mayila, with Angel Wang, violin
- Lizhonghan | Spring of Xinjiang, with Angel Wang, violin
- Alexander Borodin | In the Steppes of Central Asia
- Gustav Holst | Japanese Suite
- Carl Nielsen | Aladdin Suite
- ICOT* | Five Tableaux from Khosro and Shirin
*Iranian-Canadian Composers of Toronto (ICOT): Maziar Heidari, Afarin Mansouri Tehrani, Keyan Emami, Pouya Hamidi, Saman Shahi.