New Season, New Name!

November 3, 2019Russian Treasures
December 8, 2019A Christmas Spectacular
February 16, 2020Love at the Opera
May 10, 2020In Nature’s Realm

The Board of Directors of Symphony on the Bay is delighted to announce that in 2019-2020 we will be returning as the Burlington Symphony Orchestra.

From our early beginnings at McMaster University we have continued to grow and change as our audience and community have grown. We are thrilled, therefore, that after many years of expanding our roots into Burlington – from St. Christopher’s Anglican Church to the Royal Botanical Gardens to the Burlington Performing Arts Centre – we are taking the next step and opening this season as the Burlington Symphony Orchestra.

Venetian Mask

A Christmas Spectacular – Sunday, December 8, 2019 at 3 pm

This festive family concert is full of the magic of Christmas. Join the Burlington Symphony Orchestra to hear all your seasonal favourites, including selections from The Nutcracker, Sleigh Ride, sing-along carols and much more. We are thrilled to welcome the Burlington Civic Chorale as our guests for this joyful family event.

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Burlington Civic Chorale

Burlington Civic Chorale

The Burlington Civic Chorale was founded in 1994 by Dr. Gary Fisher and Mary Jane Price. It consists of volunteer singers who rehearse Tuesday evenings 7:15 to 9:30 pm, September to early May. Vocal assessments are held twice yearly in January and June/August....

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Kristan Toczko, harp

Kristan Toczko, harp

As one of Canada’s premier harpists, Kristan Toczko is recognized for her radiant tone, expressive music making and scintillating virtuosity. A first place winner of the prestigious OSM Standard Life Competition, Kristan has also been named a CBC Radio-Canada Young...

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Corey Gemmell, violin

Corey Gemmell, violin

Corey Lyle Gemmell, violinist, currently makes his home in Markham, Ontario. He has distinguished himself as a soloist and chamber musician throughout Canada, Germany, the United States and China and has performed much of the standard concerto repertoire with...

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