Author: tbso (Sharon McEachern)

TBSO Hires New Resident Conductor

TBSO Hires New Resident Conductor

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 22, 2019 (THUNDER BAY, ON) After a rigorous selection process, TBSO’s Music Director, Paul Haas, is pleased to formally announce the two-year appointment of Maria Fuller as the orchestra’s new Resident Conductor.  Ms. Fuller comes from a musical family, and began studying music in Saskatchewan at the age of four. In...

February 22, 2019February 27, 2019
TBSO Nominated for Juno

TBSO Nominated for Juno

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 29, 2019 Thunder Bay’s TBSO nominated for prestigious JUNO Award for first time (Thunder Bay) It has just been announced that the Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra has been nominated for a JUNO Award in the the “Classical Album of the Year” category. The nomination is for the “Into the Wonder” album...

January 29, 2019February 27, 2019

Position Filled: Resident Conductor

TBSO Resident Conductor (RC) Contract Position Overview* The Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra’s Resident Conductor position (formerly Conductor-in-Residence) was created a number of years ago to provide a unique professional development opportunity for emerging conductors, and to provide essential support to the Music Director, the musicians and administration. The successful RC will be an independent contractor...

December 21, 2018February 27, 2019

TBSO Launches Dream Vacation Lottery

THUNDER BAY, ONTARIO   – December 14, 2018  (LSN) Get ready to pack your bags—because the Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra has just given you the  chance to win a fabulous Dream Vacation for two! Yesterday, the city’s brand new mayor, Bill Mauro, bought the very first  $20 TBSO Dream Vacation  Lottery ticket. Best of all, every...

December 18, 2018December 18, 2018
Dream Vacation Lottery

Dream Vacation Lottery

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TBSO Receives Grants through Thunder Bay Community Foundation

TBSO Receives Grants through Thunder Bay Community Foundation

THUNDER BAY, ONTARIO – November 6, 2018 (LSN) Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra (TBSO) President Linda Penner and Director Mary Anne Cooper received two grants totalling $7,000 through the Thunder Bay Community Foundation to support greater accessibility to classical music. The first grant will fund TBSO’s Family Connects Project as a part of the orchestra’s Family...

December 10, 2018December 10, 2018

Power Concert – Review by Michael Sobota

Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra Mainstage Concert at Thunder Bay Community Auditorium Thursday, November 15, 2018 A Review by Michael Sobota A symphony concert with Beethoven and Mahler, two orchestral giants, on the same program, is a rare event. Certainly rare in Thunder Bay. And that is what the Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra (TBSO) gave us...

November 16, 2018November 16, 2018

TBSO sets ‘Symphony Virgins’ free on Friday

Thanks to a generous supporter, TBSO is dropping their $25 ticket price on it’s pre- season Symphony Virgins concert, making it a FREE concert on Friday night at the Da Vinci Centre. The concert features Music Director Paul Haas conducting the whole orchestra. The program includes an exciting cross-section of classical music—ranging from John Williams’...

October 10, 2018October 10, 2018
Superior Morning with Lisa Laco

Superior Morning with Lisa Laco

Listen as TBSO’s Executive Director, Gerald McEachern, and Vice President of the Board of Directors and Development Chairperson, Jeff Sampson, meet with Lisa Laco to discuss TBSO’s new Case for Support document and how the TBSO is meeting financial challenges and addressing an aging core audience. Live in Thunder Bay, September 21, 2018

September 28, 2018February 27, 2019