Bob McPhee Grand Salute
Join us for a star-studded Grand Salute to Bob McPhee
Save the date of Tuesday, October 3, 2017 at 7:30 pm
Jack Singer Concert Hall - Arts Commons
Celebrate with Calgary Opera, Calgary Opera Chorus, the Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra, and a star-studded cast of Canada's foremost opera performers, as we pay tribute to W.R. (Bob) McPhee, C.M., LLD (Hon) on his retirement, and new role as Special Advisor.
Arlene Strom and Colin Jackson
Rob Herriot and John Estacio - Hosts
Gordon Gerrard, Conductor
Topher Mokrzewski, Conductor
Calgary Opera Chorus
Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra
Tracy Dahl, Soprano
Lida Szkwarek, Soprano
Norine Burgess, Mezzo-Soprano
Andrea Hill, Mezzo-Soprano
John Tessier, Tenor
Kevin Myers, Tenor
Brett Polegato, Baritone
Andrew Love, Baritone
All proceeds, along with any donation gifts in lieu, go directly to Calgary Opera's Endowment for New Works and Emerging Artists. These funds are eligible for matching from the Department of Canadian Heritage through the Calgary Foundation. Thanks to all artists and performers who have donated their services for this evening's fundraising effort, in honour of Bob McPhee.
For out of town guests, there is a preferred rate at the Fairmont Palliser Hotel for as low as $128.00 per night. Click HERE to book accommodations!
Where & When
- oct 03
Arts CommonsJack Singer Concert Hall