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Musical Legends and Fairy Tales

  • Christopher Gaze

  • William Rowson

  • Conductor / Performers

    William Rowson conductor

    Christopher Gaze host

    Singers from UBC Opera Ensemble

    Click on the conductor or performers' names to read their biography

  • Repertoire

    Rossini

    La Cenerentola: Overture

    Humperdinck

    Hansel & Gretel: Evening Prayer & Dream Pantomime

    Ravel

    Mother Goose Suite

    Offenbach

    Tales of Hoffman: Barcarolle

    Offenbach

    Tales of Hoffman: Olympia’s Doll Song

    Mendelssohn

    A Midsummer Night’s Dream: Nocturne



Explore popular legends and fairy tales through music, with music from Mendelssohn’s Midsummer Night’s Dream, Humperdinck’s Hansel & Gretel, Offenbach’s Tales of Hoffman, Ravel’s Mother Goose Suite, and Rossini’s La Cenerentola. 


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, Feb 8, 2018

    2pm Orpheum Theatre