The maestro will speak to a Winnipeg Chamber of Commerce audience during a luncheon on September 29.
The Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra’s music director is stepping down for a new opportunity south of the border.
Alexander Mickelthwate has been named the music director of Oklahoma City Philharmonic, effective for the 2018-19 season.
With an influx of asylum-seekers having crossed into the province in recent weeks, Manitobans are doing their best to welcome them to the community.
A new winter game designed by Public City Architecture in Winnipeg is expecting 40 to 50 newcomers out on Sunday. Crokicurl has gained international attention ever since it was introduced at The Forks this winter.
A week full of experimental music, art, industry networking and live performances will make up the 26th edition of the Winnipeg New Music Festival.
“It is the week we dedicate to uncovering all the different things ‘new’ can mean,” said Alexander Mickelthwate, artistic director of the Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra.
By Sarah Klein
This season’s Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra performance of Handel’s Messiah will have a special guest at the helm.
Tania Miller, music director of Victoria Symphony, will join the WSO to guest conduct December 2-3 at the Centennial Concert Hall.
Students from the River East Transcona School Division are preparing to perform with musicians from the Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra.
More than 550 students will perform alongside the WSO on Tuesday, November 8 during a pre-concert performance in the lobby of the Centennial Concert Hall.
The sounds of the season will fill MTS Centre when the Cirque Musica Holiday Spectacular visits Winnipeg on November 30.
The Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra will team up to perform all-time favourite holiday songs paired with a high-flying visual experience of acrobats, aerialists, hilarious hijinks and holiday cheer.
It’s a soundtrack to get Winnipeg Jets pumped up before every home game, and this year, it has a Hollywood touch.
The Jets teamed up with the Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra for a recording session on Monday night at the Centennial Concert Hall.
A group of media gathered to get a preview of the soundtrack for this season’s game-opening video. And while we couldn’t record video or audio, we can assure you fans are in for a treat. The musical piece, overseen by WSO music director Alexander Mickelthwate, was scored by Hollywood producer Shawn Pierce. Pierce’s work can be heard on “The Bridge,” CTV/ABC’s “Motive” and the long-running SYFY/Showcase hit series “Haven.”