ESPRIT ORCHESTRA‘s opening night is upon us! Esprit is a real treat – you may hear something new, something familiar – but always on the new side of things. Esprit founder Alex Pauk conducts.
The rep: Arvo Pärt: Cantus in memory of Benjamin Britten / Chris Paul Harman: Silver Threads Among the Gold / Douglas Schmidt: The Devil’s Sweat (Carbon Concert for carbon cello and orchestra) featuring Shauna Rolston / John Corigliano: Symphony No. 1 (AIDS Symphony).
Koerner Hall, 273 Bloor Street West. Tix: $67 – $20. www.rcmusic.ca / 416 408 0208 or www.espritorchestra.com.