May 6, 2023
Kevin Lau: For Home
Ravel: Piano Concerto in G major
Bizet: Carmen Suite No. 1
Tangos from Argentina (Arr. Esteban Fiorini)
Ginastera: Four Dances from Estancia
Guest artist: Kevin Ahfat
Follow the orchestra on an epic musical journey under the inspiring baton of our new music director! In an engaging program designed personally by Maestro Guggenheim, the Symphony will lead you through music that reflects his Argentine heritage blended with his Canadian roots. The jazz-inspired Ravel Piano Concerto will make its first appearance in our hall, showcasing the refined virtuosity of soloist Kevin Ahfat. We finish our journey with tangos arranged especially for the Oakville Symphony, ending with Ginastera’s mesmerizing Suite from Estancia.