Concert Details

The Egyptian Concerto

  • Louis Lortie

  • Gordon Gerrard

  • Conductor / Performers

    Louis Lortie piano*

    Gordon Gerrard conductor

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  • Repertoire


    Coriolan Overture


    Piano Concerto No. 5 in F Major, Egyptian*


    Symphony No. 2 in D Major

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    this concert

VSO Associate Conductor Gordon Gerrard leads a magnificent classical program that includes one of Beethoven’s most famous Overtures, a dramatic captivating symphony by Jean Sibelius, and one of the most beautiful and exotic piano concertos in the French repertoire, performed by one of Canada’s most famous and highly respected artistic leaders, wonderful pianist Louis Lortie.

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Performance Dates

  • Saturday, Jan 30, 2016

    8pm Orpheum Theatre

  • Sunday, Jan 31, 2016

    2pm Orpheum Theatre

  • Monday, Feb 1, 2016

    8pm Orpheum Theatre


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