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Paul and Kathy’s Picks

Paul and Kathy's Picks: Mozart Requiem   Recommendations and insight from President & CEO Paul Dornian, and his wife Kathy Dornian. Some of my friends mistakenly think that as a pianist, I gravitate towards listening to [...]

By | November 8th, 2016|CPO Blog, Paul & Kathy's Picks|0 Comments

Q&A: Calgary Philharmonic’s Matt Heller and Buenos Aires

Q&A: Calgary Philharmonic's Matt Heller on Buenos Aires and his bass. How old is your bass and where was it made? A good question -- it has a label which says [...]

By | November 4th, 2016|CPO Blog|0 Comments

Paul and Kathy’s Picks

Paul and Kathy's Picks: Yamandu Costa   Recommendations and insight from President & CEO Paul Dornian, and his wife Kathy Dornian. Evocative, colourful, spicy and pulsating are just a few of the many ways [...]

By | October 13th, 2016|CPO Blog, Paul & Kathy's Picks|0 Comments

School of Creative and Performing Arts Season Opening!

The University of Calgary's School of Creative and Performing Arts is excited to open its music season with And There a Rose, a Great Wind. This weekend the woodwind concert will be performed at the [...]

By | September 15th, 2016|CPO Blog|0 Comments

Climbing Musical Heights: Mahler’s Eighth

The 60th Anniversary Season concludes this weekend with Symphony of a Thousand: Mahler Eight. Calgary Philharmonic Bassist Matthew Heller shares his thoughts on this monumental work penned by an epic composer. Calgarians love mountains, and [...]

By | June 6th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Choral Collaboration: A Q&A with Tim Shantz

On Thursday, February 4, Calgary Phil Presents: Rachmaninoff Vespers – Luminous Voices & Pro Coro Canada will bring together two professional Albertan choirs for the first time. The concert is unaccompanied, letting the vocal work [...]

By | February 3rd, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Handel’s Messiah: Q&A with Conductor Ivars Taurins

Conductor Ivars Taurins will lead the Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra during Handel's Messiah on December 11 and 12. On Sunday, December 13, Taurins will become Handel himself for the annual Sing-Along Messiah. Here's a Q&A with [...]

By | December 10th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Greatest Classical Hits: Q&A with Adam Johnson

On November 28, Associate Conductor Adam Johnson takes the stage to conduct some of the biggest blockbusters in classical music. Greatest Classical Hits covers favourites from Debussy’s "Clair de lune" to Tchaikovsky’s 1812 Overture. [...]

By | November 24th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

5 Facts for Rush Hour

On Thursday, November 12th the Calgary Philharmonic presents the first Rush Hour of our 2015/2016 Season. Here are some facts you might not know about the performance: Rush Hour is short We’re presenting [...]

By | November 10th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Calgary Phil Doubleheader

By Matthew Heller, Bass "It's a great day for baseball. Let's play two!" That phrase was made famous by Ernie Banks, a Chicago Cubs infielder and apparently one of baseball's great keeners. Orchestras rarely play doubleheaders, [...]

By | September 11th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments