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We’re bringing music and art together this summer! We’ve partnered with the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra to present weekly performances at your AGA throughout July and August. Join us every Thursday and every Saturday to enjoy these mini-concerts. Best of all, they are included with your membership or AGA admission so be sure to come early to explore our recently reopened exhibitions and finish your day by enjoying a performance from the ESO. To help us manage capacities and keep everyone safe, pre-booking is required here.

If you would like to support the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra, the musicians will be accepting donations onsite and every little bit helps. Online donations, and donations by cheque, will be eligible for a tax receipt. Thank you so much for your generosity!

August 6 & 8, 2020

Nora Bumanis and Friends

The Edmonton Symphony Orchestra presents a chamber music performance of Nora Bumanis and friends at the Art Gallery of Alberta with Nora Bumanis (harp) and Ewald Cheung & Dianne New (violins).

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July 30 & August 1, 2020

String Quintet in C major

The Edmonton Symphony Orchestra presents a chamber music performance of Schubert’s “String Quintet in C major D. 956” at the Art Gallery of Alberta with Robert Uchida & Laura Veeze (violins), Ethan Filner (viola) and Rafael Hoekman & Meran Currie-Roberts (cellos).

ESO musicians

 

July 23 & 25, 2020

Eine Kleine Nachtmusik and Terzetto

The Edmonton Symphony Orchestra presents a chamber music performance of Mozart’s “Eine Kleine Nachtmusik” and Dvorak’s “Terzetto” at the Art Gallery of Alberta with Dianne New and Joanna Ciapka-Sangster (violins), Rhonda Henshaw (viola), Derek Gomez (cello) and Janice Quinn (bass).

ESO Musicians

 

July 16 & 18, 2020

The Rossini Crescendo

The Edmonton Symphony Orchestra presents chamber music “micro-concerts” at the Art Gallery of Alberta. “The Rossini Crescendo” is 25 minutes long, featuring musical works of 5 minutes or less, and is ideal for families.

  • Anita D. Perry (1960-), “Pan” (1979) for solo flute
  • Heitor Villa Lobos (1887-1959), “Bachianas brasileiras No. 6, W392” (1938) for flute and bassoon
  • Franz Joseph Haydn (1732-1959), London Trio No. 1, “Divertimento in C major” Hob.IV:1 (1794), Allegro moderato for flute, bassoon and violin
  • Gioacchino Rossini (1792-1868), “Sonata in A major” (1804), Andante & Allegro for flute, bassoon, violin and bass
  • With ESO musicians Stephanie Morin (flute), Bianca Chambul (bassoon), Anna Kozak (violin), Douglas Ohashi (bass).  

This is an un-seated open air event on the City of Edmonton Terrace; rain or shine.

ESO musicians

 

July 9 & 11, 2020

String Quintet in G minor

The Edmonton Symphony Orchestra presents a chamber music performance of Mozart’s “String Quintet in G minor K.516” at the Art Gallery of Alberta with Ewald Cheung and Neda Yamach (violins), Clayton Leung and Ethan Filner (violas) and Victor Pipkin (cello).

ESO Musicians

 

July 4, 2020

Souvenir de Florence

The Edmonton Symphony Orchestra presents a chamber music performance of Tchaikovsky’s “Souvenir de Florence” at the Art Gallery of Alberta with Robert Uchida and Eric Buchmann (violin), Keith Hamm and Laura Veeze (viola) and Rafael Hoekman and Meran Currie-Roberts (cello).

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Stay tuned as more events are coming soon

Hours

Monday: closed
Tuesday: closed
Wednesday: closed
Thursday: 11am-7pm
Friday: 11am-5pm
Saturday: 11am-5pm
Sunday: closed

Admission

'Pay what you May' admission for all essential service workers and our friends in the arts and culture sector.

AGA members
FREE
Youth 0-17
FREE
Alberta students 18+
FREE
Out-of-province students
$10
General admission
$14
Seniors 65+
$10

Location

2 Sir Winston Churchill Square
Edmonton, Alberta
Canada T5J 2C1

780.425.5379
info@youraga.ca

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