September 14, 2019
6:00pm - 7:00pm PDT
UBC Okanagan Ballroom, University of British Columbia
How it works
Get your tickets and you can join us at the live concert on September 14
If you are unable to make it to our live concert, we will be streaming it live through this website during the time stated below. A button will appear on this page when it is available.
You can also access the recording after the concert on this page until September 21, 2019.
Rosemary Thomson, music director
A highly skilled musician experienced in a wide variety of repertoire with an innovative audience presentation, Rosemary Thomson is currently in her twelfth season as Music Director of the Okanagan Symphony Orchestra. Under her leadership the orchestra has blossomed and OSO audiences have grown to unprecedented levels. Ms. Thomson came to the Okanagan from the Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra where she was Resident Conductor and Chorus Master. For four seasons she was Assistant Conductor to Richard Bradshaw for the Canadian Opera Company, working on such productions as Billy Budd, Der Fliegende, and Otello. She also served as Conductor in Residence for the Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra where she conducted rehearsals and concerts on all series including the New Music Festival and worked closely with Maestro Bramwell Tovey. For fourteen seasons she conducted Toronto’s new music ensemble Continuum and can be heard on their debut CD Continuum 1. Ms. Thomson has been active as a guest conductor and has led a number of Canadian orchestras including those of Vancouver, Kingston, Toronto, Thunder Bay and Victoria. Operatically she has conducted Opera Nuova (Edmonton), Highlands Opera (Haliburton, Ontario), Opera Garden (Aberdeen, Scotland) and UBC Opera.
Performers & Speakers
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Thank you to University of British Columbia for their continued support and encouragement.
We respectfully acknowledge that the land on which this concert is performed is the unceded territory of the Syilx (Okanagan) Peoples.