Haydn Symphony Video Interviews

We had a chance to sit down with Thomas Yu and Mark Turner to discuss our Haydn Symphony Masters Series concert, this Saturday at TCU place. Tickets are going fast! tcutickets.ca SSO Executive Director Mark Turner On the rare and beautiful Fazioli that will make it’s debut at TCU place for this concert “Everyone loves particular pianos…

Time to rally

Recently I was speaking to a group of students at the U of S about marketing classical music to young people – a student raised the question “what do you think is the difficulty of getting people under 25 to come to the symphony?”.  I replied “well, people think classical music sucks.” Since I joined…

An incredible achievement

It’s time for a good news story. Your orchestra broke even on last season. This is no small accomplishment – this is the result of a complete analysis of how we were spending money.  It is the achievement of months of careful decision making and the hard work of every single member of the SSO…

The Road to a Fresh Start

A season launch can say so much about an orchestra.  Whether you know it or not, the launch is so much more than the announcement of what music you can expect to hear in the upcoming year. At the SSO, we took the last few months to ask ourselves who are we and what role…