An Ode to Joy: Beethoven's 9th
Edmonton Symphony Orchestra

An Ode to Joy: Beethoven's 9th

Conducted by Michael Stern
May 4 & 6 7:30 PM

Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony always invigorates and the famous “Ode to Joy” delivers a powerful message of unity and peace. The program also features thoughtful and reflective pieces by two of today’s celebrated women composers, Canadian Vivian Fung and American Jessie Montgomery.

Program to include:

Montgomery Hymn for Everyone
Fung Prayer
Beethoven Symphony No. 9

Program subject to change.


Michael Stern, Conductor
Miriam Khalil, soprano
Catherine Daniel, mezzo-soprano
John Tessier, tenor
Nathan Berg, bass
Belle Canto (Heather Johnson, conductor)
Vox Hominis (Elaine Myhre, conductor)
Timothy Shantz, chorusmaster

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.