New NSO Positions are Avalible!

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  ATTENTION ALL MUSICIANS! Want to be a part of the NSO? Well here’s your chance! We have five positions available for this coming season including Assistant Concertmaster (Violin), Section Horn, and more! More information on these positions is available in the PDF’s below. Remember to reserve your audition before Monday, August 28th! NSO Asst Concertmaster Audition Information NSO Section Horn Audition Information NSO Trumpet 2 Audition Information NSO Section Viola Excerpts and Info NSO Section Cello Excerpts and Info  

PCNSO Welcomes Choral Conductor Stephen Candow

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Immediate Release March 15, 2017 St. John’s, NL News Release   Philharmonic Choir of the NSO Welcomes New Choral Conductor Stephen Candow The Philharmonic Choir of the NSO (PCNSO) and the Newfoundland Symphony Orchestra are delighted to welcome the new choral conductor of the PCNSO, Stephen Candow who has been selected to fill the position following a recent job competition. Stephen replaces Doug Dunsmore who retired as conductor in December of 2016. “We are delighted to have Stephen take on this role with the choir, and bring his considerable talents and experience to the group,” said Hugh Donnan, CEO of the […]

NSO Presents National Arts Centre Orchestra with Shallaway Youth Choir

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NSO Presents National Arts Centre Orchestra with Shallaway Youth Choir On Thursday, April 27, the Newfoundland Symphony Orchestra will present the concert event of the season, as the National Arts Centre Orchestra comes to town, under the direction of Alexander Shelley. The concert, which also features internationally renowned Grammy and Juno award winning Canadian violinist James Ehnes and Newfoundland and Labrador’s own Shallaway Youth Choir, under the direction of Kellie Walsh promises to be a great evening of world class performances. “2017 is an incredible year for Canada and for all Canadians,” said Music Director Alexander Shelley. “What better way […]

Amelia Curran and Jody Richardson Headline NSO ExxonMobil Gala

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Amelia Curran and Jody Richardson Headline NSO ExxonMobil Gala Hosted by the inimitable Mark Critch, and featuring the Newfoundland Symphony Orchestra with very special guests, the ExxonMobil Gala is a star-studded affair that promises to be entertaining and glamourous in equal measure. Tickets are on sale now for the event which takes place on October 28. “We have an extraordinary line-up this year. From Juno Award Winner Amelia Curran, to international trumpet superstar Jens Lindemann, our gala promises something for everyone. And it is all for a good cause – the ExxonMobil Gala is a major fundraiser for the NSO […]

The NSO welcomes new CEO and launches the NSO 2016-17 Season!

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The NSO welcomes new CEO, Hugh Donnan, and launches 2016-17 Season – Feel the Heartbeat! The Newfoundland Symphony Orchestra (NSO) this week announced the arrival of new CEO, Hugh Donnan as it prepares to launch an exciting season of concerts and events featuring local and world class artists performing a diverse array of classical, modern and other works. “I am honoured to be joining the NSO as we embark on the 2016 – 17 season. The program this year really does offer something for everyone with works by Brahms and Beethoven, a special concert of remembrance featuring the Royal Newfoundland […]

NSO Releases 2016/17 Season! Feel the Heartbeat!!

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The NSO is thrilled to announce the release of its upcoming season. With an emphasis on Newfoundland &Labrador guest artists and composers as well as a very special and poignant appearance by the Royal Newfoundland Regiment Band, the NSO’s 2016/17 concert program will soothe, invigorate, and warm your heart. Click here to take a look at the new Season Brochure.