Jane Enkins reviews Robinovitch work

  Jane Enkin reviews Robinovitch work From WinnipgJewishReview.com, by Jane Enkin, 25 January 2016 A delighted audience responded with great happiness to Sid Robinovitch’s invigorating new Concerto for Percussion and Strings. Soloist Victoria Sparks played marimba and vibraphone, with assurance … Continued

La Liberté review; Trudel, et al

Retour du chef Alain Trudel au Manitoba Chamber Orchestra Le chef québécois Alain Trudel, qui a assuré la direction artistique du MCO par intérim en 2007/8, était de retour à Winnipeg le 12 janvier 2016 pour un concert mettant en … Continued

La Liberté review; Christmas concert

Concert de Noël du Manitoba Chamber Orchestra Le MCO a invité le Winnipeg Boys’ Choir et les Pembina Trails Voices Singers à participer à un concert de Noël présenté le 1 décembre 2015 à l’église Westminster United, sous la direction … Continued

MCO, Hamelin, Kancheli video

  Immediate (17 December 2015) MCO contact / Conrad Sweatman at 204.783.7377 Subject / Rare video recording of top pianist Marc-André Hamelin playing Giya Kancheli The Manitoba Chamber Orchestra is delighted to present a unique video recording of its recent … Continued

Fab: Beatles + Strings / 2

  On January 30th, players of the Manitoba Chamber Orchestra, flanked by some of Winnipeg’s top rock musicians including two former members of the Guess Who, play some of the greatest music of the 1960s and 1970s as it was … Continued

Audio: MCO Vinyl Vault PSA …

  Conrad Sweatman, Marketing and Communications Manager at the MCO, made the following PSA about Vinyl Vault. (Vinyl Vault is a virtual treasure chest for sample-based hip hop producers, so understandably he chose a J. Dilla cut as the background … Continued

La Liberté review; Manson, Carr

MCO : de la suite dans les idées Anne Manson a le sens de la programmation et le deuxième concert de la saison du Manitoba Chamber Orchestra, le 3 novembre 2015, a repris là où le premier s’était terminé et … Continued

WFP review; Manson, Carr

  Cellist Carr puts his own stamp on Schumann One of Manitoba Chamber Orchestra’s most beloved guest artists came to town Tuesday night much to the delight of its loyal audiences. English cellist Colin Carr wowed the crowd of 831 … Continued

La Liberté review; Manson, Hamelin

Hamelin au MCO Pour l’ouverture de 44e saison, le 14 octobre 2105, le Manitoba Chamber Orchestra a pris le risque audacieux de présenter des œuvres pour piano de Valentin Sylvestrov et Guia Kancheli. Émerveillés par les interprétations sublimes du répertoire … Continued

WFP review; Manson, Hamelin

  Pianist Marc-André Hamelin fast and fearless at MCO season opener Marc-André Hamelin proved Wednesday that he’s not just one of the world’s top pianists, but also a fearless musical explorer. LUCKILY, the Montreal-born artist took 582 of the Manitoba … Continued