Edmonton Classical Music

A comprehensive calendar of classical music concerts being presented in Edmonton, Alberta, and reviews of those concerts.

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Edmonton Opera: H.M.S. Pinafore

Gilbert and Sullivan: H.M.S. Pinafore

with new jazz arrangements by Ed Windels


Company of Edmonton Opera’s HMS Pinafore. Photo by Nanc Price

Jubilee Theatre
Saturday, February 3, Tuesday, February 6, Friday, February 9

Josephine: Vanessa Oude-Reimerink
Ralph Rackstraw: Adrian Kramer
Sir Joseph Porter, KCB: Glenn Nelson
Little Buttercup: Bridget Ryan

Director: Robert Herriot
Set Designer: Camellia Koo
Costumer Designer: Deanna Finnman

For Mark Morris’ review in the Edmonton Journal, click here.

Edmonton Symphony Orchestra and National Arts Centre Orchestra: Estacio, Mozart, Dvořák

Edmonton Symphony Orchestra, National Arts Centre Orchestra

Saturday, October 28th, 2017

Albert Bierstadt, Among the Sierra Nevada Mountains, California, 1868, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, DC.


John Estacio: King Arthur Suite
Mozart: Violin Concerto No.3
Dvořák: Symphony No. 9 (From the New World) 

Jessica Linnebach (violin)
Alexander Shelley (conductor)

For Mark Morris’ review in the Edmonton Journal of the joint concert of the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra and the National Arts Centre Orchestra, on tour from Ottawa, click here .

Edmonton Recital Society: Elgar and Messiaen

Edward Elgar (1857–1934)
Sir Edward Elgar

Edmonton Recital Society

Holy Trinity Anglican Church
Sunday, November 12, 2017

Elgar: Piano Quintet in A minor

Messiaen: Quartet for the End of Time

Sarah Ho (piano)
Rafael Hoekman (cello)
Clayton Leung (viola)
Julianne Scott (clarinet)
Robert Uchida (violin)
Laura Veeze (violin)


For Mark Morris’ review in the Edmonton Journal of the Edmonton Recital Society’s concert evoking Remembrance Day, and featuring some of the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra’s best musicians, click here .