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Earl Lee conducts the Royal Conservatory Orchestra

Earl Lee conducts the Royal Conservatory Orchestra
Earl Lee conducts the Royal Conservatory Orchestra photo
February 10, 2023 | 8:00 PM
  • Starting at: $25.00
  • Venue: Koerner Hall
  • Series: RCO Concerts
  • Genre: Classical, Orchestra
  • Presenter: The Royal Conservatory
Earl Lee is a renowned Korean Canadian cellist and conductor, currently Assistant Conductor of the Boston Symphony. He also served as the Resident Conductor of the Toronto Symphony Orchestra from 2015 to 2018 and he recently concluded his position as the associate conductor of the Pittsburgh Symphony.
He is the 2022 recipient of The Sir Georg Solti Conducting Award.

Part of the Temerty Orchestral Program at The Glenn Gould School (GGS), the Royal Conservatory Orchestra (RCO) is widely regarded as an outstanding ensemble and one of the best training orchestras in North America. It consists of instrumental students in the undergraduate and graduate programs of The Glenn Gould School. Graduates of the RCO have joined the ranks of the greatest orchestras in the world. 
 
Program
Igor Stravinsky: Symphony in Three Movements
Samuel Barber: Knoxville: Summer of 1915, op. 24
(Elena Howard-Scott, soprano)
Robert Schumann: Symphony No. 2 in C Major, op. 61

Please join us! This concert is preceded by a short performance by talented students of The Glenn Gould School. Prelude Recital starts at 6:45pm.

Estimated Concert Length: 1st half: 60 minutes - 20 minutes intermission - 2nd half: 40 minutes

Program Notes