Vancouver Symphony Orchestra

July 1 — 2, 2016

The Vancouver Symphony Orchestra will once again play in Whistler this summer bringing classical music to Whistler Olympic Plaza, our beautiful outdoor concert space. Bring a chair or blanket and prepare to be amazed at the sound of a full orchestra playing in the mountains.

Friday, July 1

Canada Day Concert

Location:Whistler Olympic Plaza
Time: 8:30 PM
Description: Enjoy the festivities of Canada Day in Whistler, including this free concert from the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra celebrating the national day.

Concert Details


Conductor: Bramwell Tovey

*Soloist: Albert Seo, cello


  • Lavalle - O Canada
  • Morawetz - Carnival Overture
  • *Tchaikovsky - Variations on a Rococo Theme
  • Lehar - Gold and Silver Waltz
  • Tchaikovsky - Gold and Silver Waltz
  • Tchaikovsky - 1812 Overture

Saturday, July 2

Location: Whistler Olympic Plaza
Time: 2:00 PM
Description: Spend the afternoon being treated to a performance by the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra against the stunning mountain backdrop.

Concert Details


Conductor/ Narrator*: Bramwell Tovey


  • Wagner - Die Meistersinger: Overture
  • *Prokofiev - Peter and the Wolf, Op. 67
  • Beethoven - Symphony No. 5, Op. 67, C minor
    I Allegro con brio
    II Andante con moto
    III Allegro
    IV Allegro

Vancouver Symphony Orchestra in Whistler 2013

Music in the Mountains:
Vancouver Symphony Orchestra in Whistler

Time to 'culture up' with a full orchestra of classically trained musicians performing for free in one of North America's most scenic venues.

July Long Weekend in Whistler

July Long Weekend in Whistler:
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Celebrate the July long weekend in Whistler with street entertainment, special events and free concerts.

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