Join us for The Carnival of the Animals! Follow the musical antics of The Elephant, The Swan, The Kangaroo, and more creatures that hee-haw, roar, cluck, cuckoo, and chirp. As well, you’ll hear music of the natural world – wind, earth, and water – the elements that give us life. Your favourite animal friends await you at the Winspear Centre for this exciting Edmonton Symphony Orchestra performance!
Program to include:
Saint-Saëns The Carnival of the Animals
Elgar Wild Bears (Wand of Youth: Suite No. 2)
Handel Alla Hornpipe (Water Music Suite No. 2 in D major)
Handel Organ Concerto No. 13 in F major "The Cuckoo and the Nightingale"
Rimsky-Korsakov The Flight of the Bumblebee
Vivaldi The Four Seasons (Excerpts)
Tyson Four Strong Winds
Program subject to change.
Artists:Cosette Justo Valdés, ESO Assistant Conductor
Robert Uchida, ESO Violin & Leader
Jeremy Spurgeon Organ
Bill Dimmer, Narrator / Ringmaster
Planning for safer concert experiences, these performances are now rescheduled as follows:
Sat, Feb 12 • 1:00 PM ⟶ Sun, Jun 12 • 1:30 PM Sat, Feb 12 • 4:00 PM ⟶ Sun, Jun 12 • 4:00 PM
Original tickets will be valid for the new performance dates.
Note: Interactive seat map does not allow for ticket purchases.