Asian and South Asian Heritage Month Gala Concert

Experience Cultural Brilliance: Asian and South Asian Heritage Month Gala Concert with the Ontario Pops Orchestra

Toronto, ON - March 18, 2024 - The Ontario Pops Orchestra is thrilled to announce its much-anticipated Gala Concert in celebration of Asian and South Asian Heritage Month. Set to take place on Friday, May 24, 2024, at the iconic Glenn Gould Studio in Toronto, this concert promises an evening of enchanting performances featuring renowned artists from diverse cultural backgrounds.

Headlining the event are distinguished musicians Amahl Arulanandam on cello and Aiko Oda on clarinet, alongside the mesmerizing Navillera Korean Performing Arts Development group. Adding to the allure of the evening is the captivating voice of singer Arlene, ensuring a truly immersive and unforgettable experience for all attendees.

The Gala Concert is a testament to the Ontario Pops Orchestra's commitment to celebrating cultural diversity and promoting cross-cultural understanding through the universal language of music. Audiences can expect a dynamic repertoire that highlights the rich tapestry of Asian and South Asian musical traditions, ranging from classical masterpieces to contemporary gems.

The Glenn Gould Studio, renowned for its superb acoustics and intimate ambiance, will provide the perfect setting for this cultural extravaganza. As patrons immerse themselves in the captivating performances, they'll embark on a journey that transcends borders and celebrates the shared heritage of humanity.

"We are honored to present this Gala Concert as part of Asian and South Asian Heritage Month," said maestro Carlos Bastidas. "Through this celebration of music and culture, we aim to foster unity, appreciation, and respect for the diverse communities that enrich our society."

Tickets for the Asian and South Asian Heritage Month Gala Concert are available for purchase exclusively at Don't miss this opportunity to witness extraordinary performances by world-class artists and celebrate the vibrant cultures of Asia and South Asia.

The Ontario Pops Orchestra is one of the most diverse professional orchestras in Canada. Music director maestro Carlos Bastidas and the musicians of the Ontario Pops Orchestra present their fourth concert of the 2023-2024 Season.

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