Concert Details

The City of Light

  • Christopher Gaze

  • William Rowson

  • Conductor / Performers

    William Rowson conductor

    Christopher Gaze host

    Matthew Yep violin*

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  • Repertoire


    Invitation to the Dance


    William Tell: Pas de six

    Saint Saens

    Danse Macabre

    Saint Saens


    Debussy / Mouton

    Claire de Lune


    Sylvia Suite: No. 3 Pizzicati


    Symphonie fantastique: Un Ball

A celebration of great French classics, focused on the city of Paris and the music of Saint-Saëns, Delibes, and Debussy.

Matthew Yep is the VSO School of Music's 2016 Senior Division Future of Excellence Winner. The VSO School of Music's Future of Excellence competition is made possible with generous funding from the RBC Emerging Artists Project

Tea and Cookies are served in the lobby one hour before each concert. Tea provided compliments of Tetley Tea.

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Performance Dates

  • Thursday, Mar 16, 2017

    2pm Orpheum Theatre



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