ESO New Music


Curated by Cosette Justo Valdés
Thursday, November 10, 2022 7:30 PM

Featuring music composed in the last 25 years, Dream is an alluring orchestral exploration of outer-space fantasy, surrealist inspiration, ambient bedroom noise, inner travels, and the expansion of the soul. Brimming with imaginative instrumental textures and featuring works by some of North America’s pre-eminent composers, Dream celebrates music of ravishing beauty by today’s creators.

Program to include:

KELLY-MARIE MURPHY This is the Colour of My Dreams
JENNIFER HIGDON Blue Cathedral (ESO Premiere)
MISSY MAZZOLI Sinfonia (for Orbiting Spheres) (ESO Premiere)
BEKAH SIMMS Bite (ESO Premiere) (2022 Toronto Symphony Orchestra commission)
JUNE Danse Vivante

Program subject to change.

This concert will not include an intermission.


Cosette Justo Valdés, Conductor
Rafael Hoekman , ESO Cello
Kathryn Macintosh , ESO Trombone
Wakefield Brewster aka: Da Lyrical PitBull, poet & spoken word artist

31 - Admission Policy - Div Well Style

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39 - Land Acknowledgement

Land Acknowledgement

The Winspear Centre and Edmonton Symphony Orchestra would like to acknowledge that we are on Treaty 6 Territory, a traditional meeting ground, gathering place, and traveling route for many Indigenous Peoples. We honour and recognize the rich artistic, cultural, and musical traditions of the Cree, Nakota Sioux, Metis, Dene, Saulteaux, and the many more Indigenous communities that call this land we share, home.