22/23 Season Special Concerts
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Itzhak Perlman with the VSO
The man who needs no introduction. Legendary violinist Itzhak Perlman returns to the VSO to perform music from some of Hollywood’s greatest hits, specially arranged for Perlman by John Williams, including the theme from Schindler’s List. Maestro Otto Tausk conducts this once-in-a-lifetime concert event, an inspiring start to our 22/23 season.View Concert
Chris Hadfield and the VSO
Two national treasures on one stage: Canada’s guitar playing astronaut, Colonel Chris Hadfield, and the 104 year old VSO! Together, it will be a night of magical music and storytelling. It’s sure to be out of this world.View Concert
Vivaldi’s Four Seasons
A VSO holiday tradition returns. Discover the energy, beauty, and drama of Antonio Vivaldi’s most iconic work with the gorgeous acoustics of the Chan Centre for the Performing Arts at UBC.
Each “season” will be led by a different VSO violinist.
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Jan Lisiecki plays Grieg & Mozart
Remarkable Canadian pianist Jan Lisiecki, acclaimed worldwide for his depth and musical maturity, meets Maestro Tausk for the first time. They reward us with both Grieg’s Piano Concerto AND Mozart’s Piano Concerto No. 21, K.467.View Concert
Symphony of Terror!
An unsuspecting conductor (Edwin Outwater) is invited to the most frightening gig of his life! Confronted by a ghastly presence (drag/horror icon Peaches Christ), he must conduct the terrifying Vancouver Symphony… or perish!
Featuring music from all your favourite scary movies, horrifying and hilarious Halloween frights and exciting special guests, this concert is full of thrills, chills, and laughs for lovers of all things spooky!View Concert
Home Alone in Concert
Back by popular demand! A true holiday favourite, this beloved comedy classic features renowned composer John Williams’ charming and delightful score performed live by the VSO. Hilarious and heart-warming, Home Alone is holiday fun for the entire family!View Concert
Distant Worlds: music from FINAL FANTASY
Distant Worlds is a unique multimedia concert experience that has delighted audiences all over the globe. This year, Final Fantasy celebrates its 35th Anniversary. Don’t miss out!
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Said The Whale with the VSO
Join the VSO for a special one-night-only performance with Vancouver’s own Juno® Award-winning band Said The Whale! A staple in the Canadian indie rock scene, Said The Whale will be trading in guitars, drums, and bass for the full symphonic forces of the VSO in a unique and unforgettable concert experience at the Orpheum.View Concert
West Side Story™ Film with Orchestra
Hear Leonard Bernstein’s electrifying score to West Side Story come alive with the VSO. This Best Picture Oscar® winner is newly re-mastered and plays in high-definition on the big screen. A rare opportunity to enjoy this cinematic classic played live, with Stephen Sondheim’s original lyrics and dialogue intact.View Concert