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Sibelius’s Majestic Second

March 29, 2017 to March 30, 2017Wednesday: 8:00 pmThursday: 8:00 pm. Olari Elts, ConductorKrisztina Szabó, Mezzo-sopranoGary Kulesha, ComposerNAC OrchestraWorld PremiereNAC CommissionBusoni - Lustspiel OvertureGary Kulesha - From the Diary of Virginia Woolf*Sibelius - Symphony No. 2Sibelius's 1902 symphony was a major influence on the young Gary Kulesha. Now one of Canada's most esteemed composers has crafted a showpiece for Krisztina Szabó and the NAC Orchestra."Krisztina Szabó's voice is a burnished joy... and her presence onstage was luminous..." - The Globe and Mail*World premiere; commissioned by the NAC Orchestra. 53 Elgin StreetOttawa, ON K1P 5W1.. Event Details. Location: 53 Elgin Street, Ottawa