*Tickets are $20.00 | Tickets on sale July 17 at 10:00am
Please note: A few hours prior to the event tickets may only be available from the box office or at the venue.
Bill Linwood, conductor / Brian Yoon, cello
Doctor Atomic Symphony “. . . seethes with a turbulent energy, pent-up brass threatening to boil over and strings training against impossible pressures. . . “ – Michael Quinn, BBC Music
This concert also pays tribute to the great Martin Luther King Jr., 50 years after his assassination. Commissioned by legendary cellist and conductor Mstislav Rostropovich, Morawetz’s “Memorial to Martin Luther King Jr.” premiered in 1975.
The policies of the Victoria Symphony, the Royal Theatre and the University of Victoria state that every person must have a ticket in order to be admitted to a performance. Children five years and older are welcome at all regular Victoria Symphony concerts. There are no age restrictions at Concerts for Kids, but all patrons, regardless of age, must have a ticket. Babes-in-arms at Concerts for Kids will be issued a complimentary seat next to their parent or guardian.