The Composer is Here
Edmonton Symphony Orchestra

The Composer is Here

Conducted by Vern Griffiths
Sunday, October 23, 2022 2:30 PM

Known for his Symphony For Kids hit Wall to Wall Percussion, Vancouver’s Vern Griffiths leads this fun, family-friendly performance that explores what it means to be a composer. This concert features works by composers based in Alberta, as well as pieces by legendary composers such as John Williams, Mozart, and Tchaikovsky. The audience will get in on the action and help compose a brand-new work to be performed live by the ESO!

Fun, family-friendly activities are available in the lobby prior to each concert, so be sure to arrive early.

This performance does not include an intermission.

64 - Important Dates SFK

Subscriber presale for all regular ESO 22/23 single performances: Thursday, September 8, 2022 • 10 AM

Public onsale for regular ESO 22/23 single performances: Thursday, September 15, 2022 • 10 AM


Vern Griffiths, Conductor and Host

31 - Admission Policy - Div Well Style

Winspear Admission policy

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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.