Ottawa Symphony
Alain Trudel, Music Director | Directeur artistique

May 4: Concerto Project

An Ottawa Symphony Concerto Project

Featuring the winner of the 2020 Senécal - Mozart Prize
Monday 4 May 2020, 7:30 pm

Carleton Dominion-Chalmers Centre
Main entrance 290 Lisgar St

Doors open 1 hour prior to performance. Patrons may purchase tickets at the venue box office or pick up their previously purchased tickets at the “Will Call” table in Woodside Hall

Catherine Meunier, marimba

Catherine Meunier, marimba

Shawn Mativetsky, tabla

Shawn Mativetsky, tabla

James McGowan, composer

James McGowan, composer



Guest soloists
:
Catherine Meunier, marimba and Shawn Mativetsky, tabla
Jennifer Loveless, Casavant organ

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
Bassoon Concerto
Andrew MacDonald *
Double Concerto for Marimba and Tabla, op. 93
Charles-Camille Saint-Saëns
Symphony No. 3 in C minor, Op. 78 (Organ Symphony)
James McGowan *
She Will Thrive **

* = Canadian composer
** = World Premiere

Jennifer Loveless, organ

Jennifer Loveless, organ