30th Anniversary Season
The Richmond Orchestra and Chorus is pleased to again welcome CBC personality and singer Rebecca Hass as our host for this fun night of music from Broadway. Come and hear all your old favourites. You’ll want to sing along!
It’s a night of smash-hit tunes from Guys and Dolls, The Sound of Music, West Side Story and many more — featuring your Richmond Orchestra and Chorus as well as CBC personality and guest host Rebecca Hass. Prepare to be dazzled by this evening of Broadway hits from the '50's as we celebrate the final show of our 30th anniversary season!
We are pleased to again welcome CBC personality, Rebecca Hass, as our host for our final concert of this season.
Rebecca Hass has a voice you might recognize. A regular contributor to CBC Radio One and Two, she is the guest host of Saturday Afternoon at the Opera and In Concert, both classical music shows on CBC Radio 2. Her personal essays and documentaries have been featured on CBC's The Sunday Edition, North by North West, and Tapestry. Currently she can be heard monthly on Radio One's North by Northwest as their resident Life Coach where she speaks on wellness and happiness strategies for living.
Beethoven and Brahms, two of the most influential composers spanning the transition from Classical to Romantic music, make for a thrilling evening of music. Artistic Director, James Malmberg, leads the Richmond Orchestra in Beethoven's exhilarating Symphony No. 7 and violinist Erin Burkholder performs the towering Brahms Violin Concerto.