Canada’s newly renovated National Arts Centre this week opens its doors for the NAC Orchestra’s “Ideas of North” festival, celebrating the 150th anniversary of Canadian confederation and the 100th anniversary of Finnish independence.
Today marks the release of Alexander Shelley’s second album with the National Arts Centre Orchestra, “Encount3rs”, on the Analekta label.
Following their highly acclaimed performance of Beethoven’s 9th Symphony during the Canada Scene celebrations in July 2017, Alexander Shelley and the National Arts Centre Orchestra this week perform the work together for the first time on their main series in Southam Hall.
Last Saturday night $800,000 were raised for the National Youth and Education Trust at the National Arts Centre’s annual Gala.
This Saturday night the National Arts Centre opens its doors for the annual NAC Gala in support of the National Youth and Education trust.
The National Arts Centre Orchestra’s 2017-2018 season opens in style this week, with legendary violinist Itzhak Perlman joining Alexander Shelley for a programme of virtuosic and sensuous music.