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

Canada's 150th Birthday Celebration with the 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.


Grant Park Orchestra

Lucas Waldin, Guest Conductor

Canadian Brass


Lavallée: O Canada

Hétu: Légendes, Opus 76

Traditional: Just a Closer Walk With Thee

Various (Arr. Write/Orch. Cable): Westward Ho!

Traditional (Arr. Farnon): Farrago of British Folksongs

Claman (Arr. Toth): Hockey Night in Canada

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

Various (Arr. Waldin): Canadian Trivia Medley

Koffman (Arr. Waldin): Swingin' Shepherd Blues

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

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

Cohen: Hallelujah

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