The Power of the Orchestra: An ESO Showcase
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The Power of the Orchestra: An ESO Showcase

Conducted by Michael Stern
March 9 - 11 2:00 PM / 7:30 PM

The orchestra struts its stuff in a parade of familiar classical hits! No microphones, no amplification – just one fine orchestra led by conductor Michael Stern. There's a reason why symphony orchestras have been a mainstay of music for centuries. The range, the palette of sound, and the power of an orchestra cannot be matched. In this stirring and unforgettable night, the ESO will be put on display with timeless classics by the immortals. A night not to be missed by any fan of the orchestra.

Program to include:

ARTURO MÁRQUEZ Conga del Fuego Nuevo
JOHN ESTACIO Bootlegger’s Tarantella 
PIETRO MASCAGNI Cavalleria rusticana: Intermezzo 
GEORGE GERSHWIN An American in Paris
SAMUEL BARBER Adagio for Strings 
JOHN WILLIAMS The Adventures of Tin-Tin: The Duel 
JOHN WILLIAMS Indiana Jones and The Last Crusade: Scherzo for Motorcycle
JOHN WILLIAMS Schindler’s List: Main Theme
JOHN WILLIAMS Star Wars, Episode IV: A New Hope: Main Title

Program subject to change.

Digital Program


Michael Stern, Conductor
Laura Veeze, Violin

31 - Admission Policy - Div Well Style

Winspear Admission policy

Admission to the facility and the event of this ticket is subject to compliance with the facility protocols in effect on the date of entry to the event. Failure of any ticketholder to comply with laws or facility protocols may result in refusal of admission or expulsion.

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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.