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The Vancouver Island Symphony presents AMOR

Sat Feb 10th @ 7:30 pm

Conductor: Cosette Justo Valdés
Guest Artist: Krisztina Szabó, Mezzo-soprano

SCHÖNBERG: Verklärte Nacht (Transfigured Night), Op. 4
SCHREKER: Intermezzo for string orchestra, Op. 8
VILLA-LOBOS: Bachianas Brasileiras No. 5 (II Mov.)
*HO: The Quietness of that Winter, for mezzo-soprano and strings * premiere
LÓPEZ MARÍN: El médico de pianos

Schönberg was inspired by deep love when he wrote Verklärte Nacht. Villa-Lobos’ work is written for eight cellos! The Quietness of that Winter by Alice Ho and text by Tina Biello will be premiered by Krisztina Szabó. This deeply romantic concert finishes with Marín’s playful Cuban dance vibes.

Pre-concert talk @ 6:30pm

New season subscribers on sale now. Single tickets on sale 11am June 19

Adults $33-$54 | Students $24 | Group rates avail.
Subscription packages available – please call the Ticket Centre: 250-754-8550


Sat Feb 10th
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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The Port Theatre Main Stage
125 Front Street
Nanaimo, British Columbia Canada
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