Vancouver Symphony Orchestra
Bramwell Tovey will conduct Jon Kimura Parker on piano and the rest of the symphony.
When: Sunday, Jan. 27, 2013, 4 p.m.
Where: Granada Theatre, 1214 State St., Santa Barbara
Cost: $38 - $88
Age limit: All ages
Edward Top: "Totem"
Edvard Grieg: "Piano Concerto in A minor, Op. 16"
Sergei Prokofiev: "Symphony No. 5 in B-flat Major, Op. 100"
Founded in 1919, the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra is one of Canada's most successful performing arts institutions; the largest performing arts organization west of Ontario and the third largest symphony orchestra in the country. A musician of striking versatility, Grammy® Award winning conductor Bramwell Tovey is acknowledged around the world for his artistic depth and his warm, charismatic personality. Tovey's career as a conductor is uniquely enhanced by his work as a composer and pianist. Music Director of the Vancouver Symphony, Tovey also continues as Principal Guest Conductor of the Los Angeles Philharmonic at the Hollywood Bowl, and as founding host and conductor of the New York Philharmonic's Summertime Classics series at Avery Fisher Hall. Internationally acclaimed pianist Jon Kimura Parker was born, raised and educated in Vancouver. He has performed as guest artist with the major orchestras of the United States and Canada and in recital worldwide.
Event posted Jan. 2, 2013
Last updated Jan. 15, 2013