Beethoven’s Birthday!/ Saint John

Guest Conductor Melanie Leonard teams up with Violin Soloist Martin Beaver to celebrate the 250th birthday of Herr Beethoven.

guest soloist: Martín Beaver
Guest conductor: Melanie Leonard
Alice Ping Yee Ho: Jubilation of Spring
Beethoven: Violin Concerto, Martin Beaver, violin solo
Beethoven: Symphony #6 (The Pastoral)

Postponed to Friday, November 19, 2021

PLAYING WITH FIRE/ Saint John

A Ventus Machina concert, featuring the premiere of Jean-François Mallet’s fourth narrated legend and David Maslanka’s epic Quintet no. 3. A collaboration between SNB and Ventus Machina.

Spring Fling/ Saint John

With guest Conductor: Nadege Foofat. Emerging artists as composer , violinist and contralto greet the Spring in the first half of this exciting concert and Brahms exquisite Serenade #1 sends us back out into the sunshine.
Leslie Opatril: Whiskey Jack (CAN emerging composer)
Elgar: Sea Pictures Selection, solo voice Heather Flemming (2019 emerging artist)
Ana Sokolovic: Il divertimento barocco, solo violin Danielle Sametz (2019 emerging artist)
Bach: Ebarme dich mein got, solo voice Heather Flemming; solo harpsichord: Tim Blackmore
Brahms: Serenade No.1
pre concert talk 1 hr before

The Family Show/ Saint John

Diversity and Inclusion in Music

A Sensory Friendly Concert
Join Guest Conductor Andrew Creeggan for another show prepared specifically for your family. Special family prices with children all very welcome.
Special family pricing

Take Flight/ Saint John

Ventus Machina

New ‘bird-themed’ music for wind quintet by Emily Doolittle (NS), David Picton (USA) and Peteris Vasks, plus new arrangements by James Kalyn. Alain Clavette, CBC New Brunswick resident birder will regale us with bird anecdotes during the show, and we will project some of his wonderful bird photography.

The Christmas Concert 2019/ Saint John

The Christmas Concert

Guest conductor: Kevin Mallon and Soprano soloist: Sally Dibblee lead a celebration of some of your holiday favourites with special young guests joining in as Sugar Plum Fairies
Lehar: from the Merry Widow Vilja, solo voice Sally Dibblee
Tchaikovsky: Nutcracker Suite, with guests
Sibelius: Finlandia
Leroy Anderson: Sleigh Ride
Burge: Snow Drift
Rimsky-Korsakov: Polonaise from Christmas Eve
Handel: I know my redeemer liveth, solo voice Sally Dibblee
Strauss: Csardas from Fledermaus, Solo voice Sally Dibblee
Sing a long Carols

Pre concert talk 1 hr before concert