The Canadian Brass celebrates Canada's 150th Birthday at the Festival

Canadian Brass

Oh Canada! The Canadian Brass join the Grant Park Orchestra for an evening of symphonic suites, blues and the Beatles, all with a Canadian flair, in honor of Canada's sesquicentennial. Lucas Waldin conducts.

Who

Grant Park Orchestra

Lucas Waldin, Guest Conductor

Canadian Brass

Alison Wahl, Vocalist


What

Lavallée (Arr. Gilliland): O Canada

Hétu: Légendes, Opus 76

Mitchell (Arr. Pellett): Big Yellow Taxi

Hemsworth (Arr. Pellett): Log Driver's Waltz

Arr. Faith: Theme from A Summer Place/Moulin Rouge

Campbell/Harron (Arr. Farnon): Excerpt from Symphonic Suite from Anne of Green Gables

Cable: The Banks of Newfoundland

Waller (Arr. Henderson): Fats Waller Suite

Handy (Arr. Henderson): Beale Street Blues

Lennon/McCartney (Arr. Dedrick): Tribute to the Beatles

Traditional/Handel (Arr. Henderson): Saints’ Halleluiah


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This concert is sponsored by the Canadian Consulate.