The Performance

*Please note that this concert has limited seating. We encourage patrons to purchase tickets in advance online or by calling the HPO Box Office at 905-526-7756. A small number of tickets will be available for purchase at the door with credit card or cash.

Musicians of the Hamilton Philharmonic Youth Orchestra perform live together for the first time in more than two years at the HPYO Spring Concert! Join us at McMaster’s L.R. Wilson Hall for a delightful afternoon featuring music the orchestra has been rehearsing this spring with coaching from HPO Musicians and under the direction of guest conductor Jeffrey Pollock.

Health and safety protocols for this concert follow those of McMaster Univerity. See their full policy here.


Concert Program

  • Florence Price: Adoration
  • Traditional (arr. Merle Isaac): Two South American Tangos
  • Richard Wagner (arr. Richard Meyer): Meistersinger March
  • Richard Saucedo: Into the Clouds!
  • Traditional (arr. Michael Isaacson): Jewish Folk Song Suite
  • William Grant Still: Danzas de Panama
  • Gioachino Rossini: Overture to Il Signor Bruschino
  • Aaron Copeland: Down a Country Lane
  • Armas Järnefelt: Praeludium
  • Bela Bartok: Romanian Folk Dances
  • Alun Hoddinott: Folk Song Suite for Orchestra