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FIF 140 Evenings with the Calgary Philharmonic

Course Description

Offered in cooperation with the Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra. Through listening, lecture, discussion and attendance at select CPO concerts, examine the making and development of classical music with the aim of deepening your understanding and appreciation of this music genre. Orchestral masterpieces studied may include the works of Barber, Beethoven, Rachmaninoff, Tchaikovsky, Mozart, Strauss, Mahler, Prokofiev and Bach.


Through 4 preview sessions, the course offers a layman's introduction to 4 concerts and attendance at those concerts. Course fee includes the price of concert tickets, orchestra seating. CPO season ticket holders please call to register at a reduced rate. Concert dates: Check section for details


Course Details

Symphony season ticket holder can register at a reduced rate. Please phone (403) 220-2952 for information.

Performance ticket price for registered students is $100 ($25/ticket).


There is a 20% reduced fee for students 65 years of age or older at the time of registration. You must register by phone (403-220-2952) or in person to receive this discount.

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