SEASON 2018 - 2019 MAIN SERIES
PROGRAM 1 • NOVEMBER 2018 • World Music Series | Guitar Greats Chapter
Saturday, November 17, 2018 at 8pm | Regent Theatre (Oshawa)
Don Ross is ‘Canadian Guitar Royalty’. His vast catalogue and his exemplary finger-style mastery has won him audience, peer and industry praise over his 30-year career. The only two-time winner of the Finger-Style Guitar award in U.S.A., Ontario Philharmonic is pleased to be presenting this immense Canadian talent for our Benefit concert.
PROGRAM 2 • DECEMBER 2018 • Light Classics Series
1. Saturday, December 22, 2018 at 8pm | Regent Theatre (Oshawa)
2. Sunday, December 23, 2018 at 3pm | Regent Theatre (Oshawa)
Classical, operatic, rock and pop favourites culminate in symphonic splendour certain to envelope all that the season means to you and yours. Two performance dates to align with your family holiday schedules. Exceptional Early Stocking Stuffer!!!!
Christmas Rocks at the Pops
Silent Night • Delgado & Lopez
White Christmas • Lopez, baritone
Christmas at the Movies
O Holy Night • Delgado, tenor
The Bells Of Christmas
Christmas Festival Overture
Messiah - Comfort Ye…
Messiah - The trumpet shall sound
The Nutcracker - March
The Nutcracker - Sugar Plum Fairy
Ave Maria (Meditation)
The Nutcracker – Trepak
The Nutcracker – Reed Flutes
The Nutcracker – Flowers Waltz
J.S. BACH / GOUNOD
Ralph FORD (arr.)
Bob KROGSTAD (arr.)
Bob KROGSTAD (arr.)
December 22, 2018
December 23, 2018
PROGRAM 3 • JANUARY 2019 • Masters Series
Saturday, January 26, 2019 at 8pm | Regent Theatre (Oshawa)
Maestro PARISOTTO and Ontario Philharmonic, are delighted to be joined by anonymous patrons in presenting Tatsuki NARITA, performing PAGANINI’s Violin Concerto no.1 in D major, op.6. NARITA’s Canadian symphonic stage debut performance, in an exploration of the transcendental world of Paganini.
Violin Concerto no.1 in D major
The Italian Girl in Algiers: Overture
Academic Festival Overture
Hungarian Rhapsody in D Major
January 26, 2019
PROGRAM 4 • MARCH 2019 • Baroque Masters Series
Saturday, March 2, 2019 at 8pm | Regent Theatre (Oshawa)
Beloved Johann Sebastian BACH! An entire program of BACH, conducted by Guest Conductor, James Liu of Wuhan CHINA. Interpretations of Concerto for Violin no.1, BWV 1041 in A minor by our very own Concertmaster Etsuko KIMURA, and Concerto for Two Violins, BWV 1043 in D minor with Etsuko KIMURA and Mercedes CHEUNG, solo violins punctuate the evening. LIU, KIMURA and CHEUNG mark this Baroque Series program, cloaking the audience with fluidity, elegance and mastery.
Concerto for Two Violins, BWV 1043
Brandenburg Concerto no.4, BWV 1049
Suite (Overture) no.1, BWV 1066
Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring (from Cantata No. 147)
Concerto for Violin no.1, BWV 1041
March 2, 2019
(Special - Non-Subscription) • APRIL 2019 • Pops Series | Rock-Jazz Chapter
Saturday, April 27, 2019 at 8pm | Regent Theatre (Oshawa)
Ontario Philharmonic (OP) is proud to invite the iconic Canadian sensation – LIGHTHOUSE to our stage for this spectacular 50th ANNIVERSARY CONCERT, with OP Strings.
One date only! Be sure to book your seats to this momentous Canadian Rock-Jazz celebration.
One Fine Morning - Sunny Days - Pretty Lady - Hats Off To The Stranger - 1849 - Take It Slow - You Girl
Chances are, as you're reading the titles of these classic Lighthouse hits, you’re humming the melodies and lyrics. Each one still played on radio, television, and home stereos over this fifty-years. For a generation of Canadians, Lighthouse is the soundtrack of their lives.
April 27, 2019
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