Monthly Archives: February 2017

The Road to the True North – Episode 1

The upcoming 2017/2018 Season features the Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra’s extraordinary new commission for Canada’s 150th celebration. The True North is a choreographed Canadian symphony with a world premiere performance taking place on Saturday, 28 October, [...]

By | February 27th, 2017|CPO Blog|0 Comments

Education Concerts Spark Musical Passions in Students

Utilizing themes and scores from all periods of music history, the Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra education concerts provide entertainment for children and chaperones alike. Performers hold multiple concerts each year designed to educate children ranging in [...]

By | February 23rd, 2017|CPO Blog|0 Comments

BARTÓK: Violin Concerto No. 1

We are calling the Brahms Requiem concert, "The Perfect Post-Valentine Date." The reason is because some of the performed pieces have twisted love stories attached to them. The main piece being performed February [...]

By | February 17th, 2017|Musician Blog|0 Comments

Heartstrings month

February is Heartstrings Month at the Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra. Each year, your Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra donates over 600 free concert tickets to dozens of charities. In total, we have donated 6,366 tickets to [...]

By | February 16th, 2017|CPO Blog|0 Comments