Compose Your Own Classics
Edmonton Symphony Orchestra

Compose Your Own Classics

Choose 3 or 4 ESO Classics Concerts

With a Compose Your Own package, you can choose 3 or 4 concerts for either Classics (including New Music) or Pops and receive 10% off compared to single tickets. You can curate your concert experience with the performances you want, suited to your schedule.

There are 12 Classics programs to choose from, including works such as Handel’s Royal Fireworks Music, Stravinsky's The Firebird, Prokofiev’s Violin Concerto No. 2, Beethoven’s treasured 9th Symphony, and Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No. 5. There are also four New Music programs to choose from: Dream, Graffiti, Love Is A Battle Field, and Dark Patterns.

Please note that Classics and Pops concerts cannot both be chosen in a single CYO package. Classics and New Music concerts can both be chosen in a single CYO Classics package.


57 - Subscriber Benefits Accordion Classics

Your exclusive advantages for becoming a subscriber

  • Best price

    Discounts on every concert in your package.
  • Best seats

    Book the best seats before they go on sale to the public.
  • Multiple payment options

    One-time or split payments available.
  • No exchange fees

    Buy tickets with confidence knowing that you have complimentary ticket exchanges.
  • Free coat check

    Available for all ESO concerts at the Winspear Centre.
  • Partner restaurant discounts

    Check out our partner restaurants for some sweet deals.
  • Special Offers

    Presale access and special discounts to newly announced concerts and Specials throughout the season, plus 15% off Musical Creativity programs.

Events In This Season

Brahms' First Piano Concerto
ESO Classics

Brahms' First Piano Concerto

Conducted by Yaniv Dinur January 19 & 21
Graffiti
ESO New Music

Graffiti

Curated by Alex Prior Friday, January 27, 2023
Spring with Copland & Schumann: Musical Awakenings 
ESO Classics

Spring with Copland & Schumann: Musical Awakenings 

Conducted by Michael Stern February 10 - 12
Elgar's Loves: Enigma Variations
ESO Classics

Elgar's Loves: Enigma Variations

Conducted by Brett Mitchell February 23 & 25
Saint-Saëns' Organ Symphony: Majesty & Poetry
ESO Classics

Saint-Saëns' Organ Symphony: Majesty & Poetry

Conducted by Cosette Justo Valdés March 3 - 5
Dvořák & Shostakovich
ESO Classics

Dvořák & Shostakovich

Conducted by Kensho Watanabe March 16 & 18
Thrill of a Lifetime: A Special Concert for the Future
ESO Classics

Thrill of a Lifetime: A Special Concert for the Future

Conducted by William Eddins & Michael Massey April 15 & 16
Love is a Battle Field
ESO New Music

Love is a Battle Field

Curated by Cris Derksen Thursday, April 20, 2023
Sara Davis Buechner Plays Rachmaninoff 2
ESO Classics

Sara Davis Buechner Plays Rachmaninoff 2

Conducted by Jean-Marie Zeitouni April 28 & 29
An Ode to Joy: Beethoven's 9th
ESO Classics

An Ode to Joy: Beethoven's 9th

Conducted by Michael Stern May 4 & 6
Dark Patterns
ESO New Music

Dark Patterns

Curated by Samy Moussa Friday, May 19, 2023
Tchaikovsky & Bruch: Romantic Favourites
ESO Classics

Tchaikovsky & Bruch: Romantic Favourites

Conducted by Earl Lee June 9 - 11

Previous Events In This Season

Bach, Vivaldi & Fireworks: The Joy of Baroque 
ESO Classics

Bach, Vivaldi & Fireworks: The Joy of Baroque 

Conducted by Nicholas McGegan October 13 & 14
Stern Conducts Grieg & Stravinsky: Magical Musical Tales 
ESO Classics

Stern Conducts Grieg & Stravinsky: Magical Musical Tales 

Conducted by Michael Stern November 4 - 6
Dream
ESO New Music

Dream

Curated by Cosette Justo Valdés Thursday, November 10, 2022
Trip to Vienna & Prague
ESO Classics

Trip to Vienna & Prague

Conducted by Dinis Sousa November 17 & 19