An Ottawa Symphony Concerto Project
Featuring the winner of the 2020 Senécal - Mozart Prize
Monday 4 May 2020, 7:30 pm
Guest soloists: Catherine Meunier, marimba and Shawn Mativetsky, tabla
Andrew MacDonald’s 13th concerto is a composition for percussion instruments, the marimba and tabla. Informed by both traditional and new music, this premiere is an exploration of culture through sound.
Saint-Saëns composed his Organ Symphony at the peak of his career avowing he gave it his all. Come celebrate as we feature the spectacular Casavant organ in Saint-Saëns outstanding, crowning composition.
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Andrew MacDonald *
Double Concerto for Marimba and Tabla, op. 93 **
Symphony No. 3 in C minor, Op. 78 (Organ Symphony)
* = Canadian composer
** = World Premiere