Dec 10

A Brooke White Christmas

The talented singer/songwriter Brooke White applies her exquisite voice to a program of seasonal classics and holiday hits.
Dec 11

A Brooke White Christmas

The talented singer/songwriter Brooke White applies her exquisite voice to a program of seasonal classics and holiday hits.
Holiday Royale Tea and Handel’s Messiah Rehearsal Fund...
Dec 15

Holiday Royale Tea and Handel’s Messiah Rehearsal Fund...

  On behalf of the Victoria Symphony, Co-Chairs Joanne Gaul and Sheridan Scott invite you to a special HOLIDAY fundraising event benefitting the Victoria Symphony and our Youth Education programs...
Dec 16

Handel’s Messiah

Associate Conductor Giuseppe Pietraroia leads talented soloists, the Victoria Symphony, Vox Humana, and friends in a complete performance of Handel’s sublime seasonal masterpiece.
Dec 17

The Hockey Sweater & The Snowman

A perfect pairing of children’s classics are brought to life in a special holiday event combining multimedia storytelling with live musical accompaniment.
Dec 18

Handel’s Messiah

Associate Conductor Giuseppe Pietraroia leads talented soloists, the Victoria Symphony, Vox Humana, and friends in a complete performance of Handel’s sublime seasonal masterpiece.
Jan 01

New Year’s Day Celebration

All-star guests will be dropping by to share delightful highlights from favourite operas, operettas and musicals.
Jan 21

Being Robert Schumann: Cello Concerto

A program that pairs Farrenc’s Symphony No. 3 with Schumann’s Cello Concerto – given dazzling life by prize-winning young cellist Stéphane Tétreault – as well as two contemporary composition...
Jan 28

Mash-Up: Movies and the Masters

In this unconventional program, violinist Lisa Dondlinger merges, mashes, and re-mixes some of Hollywood and classical music’s most iconic melodies to amazing and surprising results.
Jan 29

Mash-Up: Movies and the Masters

In this unconventional program, violinist Lisa Dondlinger merges, mashes, and re-mixes some of Hollywood and classical music’s most iconic melodies to amazing and surprising results.
Feb 05

Shostakovich: Symphony No. 9

Accompanied by Richard Strauss’ contemporaneous 1945 string masterpiece and Copland’s haunting score, this is a program of expectations defied and beauty found in the strangest places.
Feb 11

Musical Genius: Pundits & Puzzles

From the clockwork intricacy of Biber’s Battalia to Gulda’s bizarre orchestral ‘battle of the bands;’ from a dashed-off Mozart masterpiece that surprised even himself to a literal puzzle-piece...
Feb 12

Carnival of Our Animals

The beloved Carnival of the Animals by Saint-Saëns is re-imagined and presented with animals of the Pacific Northwest in an original composition by William Rowson.
Mar 05

Angela Hewitt: Bach Concerti

In this abundant, all-Bach program, Victoria audiences will have the rare opportunity to witness Angela Hewitt conducting from the keyboard, as she skillfully leads our musicians through a collection ...
Mar 11

The Nat King Cole Songbook

In this gorgeous and poignant tribute, beloved Canadian jazz artist Denzal Sinclaire applies his superlative voice and engaging rapport to an unforgettable evening of Nat’s greatest hits.
Mar 12

The Nat King Cole Songbook

In this gorgeous and poignant tribute, beloved Canadian jazz artist Denzal Sinclaire applies his superlative voice and engaging rapport to an unforgettable evening of Nat’s greatest hits.
Mar 18

Giordano Bellincampi: Dvořák Symphony No. 8

The happy spirits and bucolic folksiness of Dvořák’s Symphony No. 8 dance alongside Stravinsky’s playful suite and a dazzling new concerto.
Mar 19

Rhythm in Your Rubbish

Magic, music, and wonder fill the air with lovely reverberations, as two wandering guests from Platypus Theatre discover beauty in unexpected places.
Mar 26

Kluxen & Kahane: A Musical Journey

Maestro Kluxen leads a musical tour through rural Bohemia, Jazz Age Paris, and Finland’s lush arboreal landscapes.
Apr 02

Amanda Forsythe: Mozart & More

Acclaimed for her “light and luster” and “wonder­ful agility and silvery top notes,” (Opera News) Amanda Forsythe is recognized internationally as a leading interpreter of baroque and classic...
Apr 23

Ballet Edmonton: Music in Motion

The exquisite artists of Ballet Edmonton, led by Artistic Director Wen Wei Wang, arrive to set music in motion with a dazzling choreographic collection.
Apr 24

Ballet Edmonton: Music in Motion

The exquisite artists of Ballet Edmonton, led by Artistic Director Wen Wei Wang, arrive to set music in motion with a dazzling choreographic collection.
Apr 30

Being Robert Schumann: Symphony No. 3

Accompanying Schumann's third symphony is the premiere of a work commissioned in response to Schumann’s music from Metchosin-born composer Cassandra Miller. The program concludes with audience favou...
May 06

The Doo Wop Project

Featuring stars of Broadway smash hits Jersey Boys and Motown: The Musical, The Doo Wop Project revisits and recreates some of the greatest music in pop and rock history!
May 07

The Doo Wop Project

Featuring stars of Broadway smash hits Jersey Boys and Motown: The Musical, The Doo Wop Project revisits and recreates some of the greatest music in pop and rock history!
May 13

Season Finale: Mozart Requiem

A season of light and darkness concludes as the VS, stellar vocal soloists, and Vox Humana bathe in the eternal radiance of Mozart’s Requiem.

About Victoria Symphony

The Victoria Symphony is a highly versatile Canadian orchestra that inspires, educates and captivates our community through the transformational power of music. For over 80 years, the Victoria Symphony has engaged audiences, created drama and stirred emotion through the power of live music. As one of British Columbia’s largest performing arts organizations, the Victoria Symphony performs for an astounding 125,000 people each year. From classical repertoire to pops, new music, opera and ballet, the orchestra continues to delight audiences of all ages.

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