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SEASON 2019 - 2020 MAIN SERIES

PROGRAM 1 • OCTOBER 2019 • Classics Series

Saturday, October 26, 2019 at 8pm | Regent Theatre (Oshawa)

CARTE BLANCHE FOR MATT HAIMOVITZ

OP welcomes the return of celebrated cellist, Matt Haimovitz. Renowned for his superlative interpretations and vast musical vocabulary, Matt has enthralled audiences around the world since his early teens. With an exciting program of thrilling concertos by Carl Philip Emanuel BACH and Joseph HAYDN and solos specially chosen by Matt.
Run*
Franz Joseph HAYDN– Cello Concerto No.1 in C major, Hob.VIIb:1
* Each of these works is an “Overtures to Bach” commission
Intermission
The Veronica*
Concerto no.3 in A major, Wq172
Du Yun
Carl Philip Emanuel BACH
Vijay Iyer
Franz Joseph HAYDN

PROGRAM 2 • DECEMBER 2019 • Classics/Holiday Series

1. Friday, December 20, 2019 at 8pm | Regent Theatre (Oshawa)
2. Saturday, December 21, 2019 at 8pm | Regent Theatre (Oshawa)

CELEBRATE THE HOLIDAY SEASON WITH BRITISH PANACHE!
GREATEST HITS OF SIR EDWARD ELGAR

OP’s much anticipated annual Holiday Program brings young Canadian cello sensation Stéphane Tétreault front and center with Edward Elgar’s marvelous Cello Concerto. Come celebrate with British “Pomp & Circumstance”, Holiday favourites and the very best of Sir Edward Elgar.
The Bells Of Christmas
Enigma Variations, op.36
Intermission
Pomp and Circumstance March
Christmas Festival
Cello Concerto op.85, in E minor
• Stéphane Tétreault, solo cello
Sir Edward ELGAR
Leroy ANDERSON
Sir Edward ELGAR
Bob KROGSTAD
Sir Edward ELGAR

PROGRAM 3 • JANUARY 2020 • Masters Series

Saturday, January 18, 2020 at 8pm | Regent Theatre (Oshawa)

TCHAIKOVSKY’S UKRAINIAN SYMsation

Capturing the heart and soul of the Ukraine and its people, Tchaikovsky’s rousing Symphony No.2 op.17 in C minor, constructed on beloved folkloric melodies, is the perfect choice for this Ukrainian Holiday Season.  Continuing on her impressive soaring international career, the young Daniela Liebman returns with a display of pianistic fireworks with works by Maurice Ravel and Manuel Ponce. OP celebrates this important historical component of the Durham Region and GTA, the Ukrainian community, with this brilliant “Ukrainian Heritage” program.
Piano Concerto No.1 "Romantic"(1929-1931)
• Daniela Liebman, solo piano
Symphony No.2 op.17 in C minor "Ukrainian"
Intermission
Taras Bulba Overture
Piano Concerto in G major (1910-1911)
• Daniela Liebman, solo piano
Mykola LYSENKO
Maurice RAVEL
Manuel PONCE

Piotr Ilyich TCHAIKOVSKY

PROGRAM 4 • MARCH 2020 • World Music Series

Saturday, March 14, 2020 at 8pm | Regent Theatre (Oshawa)

SAINT PATRICK’S CELEBRATION • BARRY CANNING SINGS NEIL DIAMOND HITS

Irish reels “Molly on the Shore” and “Temple Hill”, Gems of Ireland and Fantasia on "Greensleeves" are befitting works for the ancient Irish holy celebration. Guest Maestro Greg Hawco commands the stage for a return engagement. Complementing this cultural celebration are Canadian Irish descendants: the Barry Canning Band presenting selected hits of Neil Diamond.
A program that is filled with eye-watering, heartfelt and rousing music celebrating the Emerald Island.
Saint Paul’s Suite
Barry Canning (vocalist) and band with OP strings
Intermission
Barry Canning (vocalist) and band with OP strings
Molly on the Shore (Two Irish reels, "Temple Hill" and "Molly on the Shore")
Gems of Ireland
Fantasia on "Greensleeves"
Barry Canning (vocalist) and band with OP strings
Neil DIAMOND
Percy Aldridge GRAINGER
Victor HERBERT
Ralph VAUGHAN WILLIAMS
Neil DIAMOND
Gustav HOLST
Neil DIAMOND

PROGRAM 5 • APRIL 2020 • World Music Series

1. Friday, April 24, 2020 at 8pm | Regent Theatre (Oshawa)
2. Saturday, April 25, 2020 at 8pm | Flato Markham Theatre (Markham)
3. Sunday, May 10, 2020 at 3pm | Koerner Hall (Toronto)

MEDITERRANEAN SOUL • PAVLO

Canada’s own, always a fiery stage presence, Pavlo - composer, guitarist, showman - brings Mediterranean Soul to you in this World Music concert with Maestro Marco Parisotto and Ontario Philharmonic. Pavlo’s original Mediterranean stylings are now distinctive world-wide. A very special, internationally recognized artist, Pavlo returns with his band, with brilliant arrangements accompanied by Ontario Philharmonic.
Cuban Brass Cowboy
Aragonaise (Carmen Suiteno.1 #1a, Prelude to Act IV)
Danse Bohème (CarmenSuite no.2 #11, Chanson bohème from Act II)
Love Letter
SOLO - Andalusia By Night
SOLO - Cancion Del Mariachi
SOLO
Eternal Flower
Pavlo Style
Intermission
Highstrung
Love You Forever
SOLO
Paradise
SOLO - OPA!!
SOLO
SOLO - Tisfteteli
Under the heat
PAVLO
PAVLO
PAVLO
PAVLO
PAVLO
PAVLO
PAVLO
PAVLO
PAVLO
Georges BIZET
Georges BIZET
PAVLO
PAVLO
PAVLO
PAVLO
PAVLO
PAVLO

SPECIAL PROGRAM • JANUARY 2020 • Masters Series

Friday, January 31, 2020 at 8pm | Sony Centre (soon to be Meridian Hall) (Toronto)

THE MOZART EFFECT: LIVE! • ONTARIO PHILHARMONIC

Divertimento In Bb, Andante
Clarinet Quintet (Clarinet and strings)
Andante in Bb (arranged by Charles Cozens for String Orchestra)
Symphony No. 24 in Bb Major Andantino grazioso
Eine Kleine Nachtmusik, Rondo Allegro
Serenade in D Major, Prestissimo
Divertimento No. 7, Largo - Allegro
Symphony No. 14, Allegro Molto
Divertimento No. 15, Adagio
The Magic Flute Overture, Allegro
Piano Concerto No. 21, Andante (arranged by Charles Cozens for Violin and Orchestra)
Intermission
The Marriage Of Figaro Overture
Symphony No. 40 in G Minor, Allegro Assai
Serenade No. 3 in D Major, Menuetto
Divertimenti in D Major, Presto
Divertimento No, 10 in F Major, Allegro Assai
Quartet No. 19 in C Major, Largo Only (Strings)
Cosi Fan Tutte Overture
Symphony No. 40 in G Minor, Allegro Molto
Serenade In D for Strings and Winds, Menuetto and Trio
Cassation in G Major, Andante
Eine Kleine Nachtmusik, Allegro
The Magic Flute Overture, Adagio-Allegro
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K 581
15 Q
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K 525
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K 205
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K 287
K 620
K 467
K 492
K 550
K 185
K 136
K 247
K 465
K 588
K 550
K 203
K 63
K 525
K 620
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