New Season Matching Quiz!

New Season Matching Quiz!

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The start to the CPO’s 2014-2015 Season is just a few weeks away! To get you warmed up, take our matching quiz to learn cool facts about what’s coming up! The answers are below…no cheating!

Jan Lisiecki A. It’s the first time this piece will be performed in Alberta, and is part of our J’aime Paris Festival. It will also feature a special commissioned visual installation created by ACAD instructors.
Turangalîla B. He’s originally from Calgary, and graduated from Western Canada High School in 2011.
Carthy Organ C. This will be the world premiere of this piece by the CPO. The work is based on Canadian author Dennis Lee’s award-winning collection of children’s poetry.
Carmina Burana D. We’re performing a tribute to this iconic band, who will release their new album, The Endless River, in October 2014.
Alligator Pie E. This instrument has 6040 pipes, and will be featured in our concerts on November 20 and November 21.
Pink Floyd F. Latin for “Songs from Beuern,” this musical work is a manuscript of poems and dramatic texts from the 11th or 12th century. It has been featured in numerous movies and ads – including a Guinness commercial.
Nikki Chooi G. This violinist joins the Orchestra for Heavenly Voices: Beethoven’s Mass in C Major on March 13 and 14, and performs on a violin that’s worth over $5 million.


Jan Lisiecki (B), Turangalîla (A), Carthy Organ (E), Carmina Burana (F), Alligator Pie (C), Pink Floyd (D), Nikki Chooi (G)

2017-09-26T09:18:02+00:00 August 8th, 2014|CPO Blog|0 Comments