Arthur Post

Schedule - Past events

Dates Orchestra Program Site / Event
January 30, 2019 Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra's Analekta recording of the music of composer Jordan Pal, "Into the Wonder," is nominated for Canada's 2019 JUNO Award for Best Classical Album. JUNO Award Nomination
NOV. 3, 2018, 7:30 p.m. Western Piedmont Symphony Copland  -  Letter from Home
Haydn  -  Cello Concerto in C major
Inbal Segev, cello
Rachmaninoff  -  Symphonic Dances
P.E. Monroe Auditorium, Hickory, N.C.
May 25, 2018 Fowler/Flack - La Ópera del Ecce Homo World Premiere of Paul Fowler and Andrew Flack's comic opera, "La Ópera del Ecce Homo." Teatro Principal de Zaragoza
Dec. 26, 2017 – Feb. 9, 2018 Jake Heggie - “Dead Man Walking”

Assistant Conductor to Mark Wigglesworth

with Joyce DiDonato, Michael Mayes, Measha Brueggergosman and others

Teatro Real, Madrid
APR 29, 2017, 9:00 p.m. Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra Gala Ball Valhalla Inn, Thunder Bay, 9:00 p.m
APR 27, 2017, 8:00 p.m. Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra
Jennifer Koh, violin
Ives - Three Places in New England
Kodaly - Dances of Galanta
Jordan Nobles – Ouroboros (commissioned world premiere)
Brahms – Violin Concerto

Thunder Bay Community Auditorium, 8:00 p.m.
APR 22, 2017, 8:00 p.m. Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra Rita Chiarelli, vocals and guitar Thunder Bay Community Auditorium, 8:00 p.m.
APR 15, 2017, 8:00 p.m. Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra Stars of the Orchestra

von Suppé - Poet and Peasant Overture
Glazunov - Chant du Menestrel
Rossini/Respighi - La boutique fantasque
Boccherini - Menuet
Ponchielli - Il Convegno
Anderson - Sandpaper Ballet
Vivaldi - Concerto for Two Trumpets
Ketlby - In a Persian Market
Kander, arr. Ricketts - Chicago
Morricone - Gabriel's Oboe
Ignatz Strauss - 4G Polka
J Strauss II - On the Blue Danube
Italian Cultural Center, Thunder Bay, 8:00 p.m.
APR 13, 2017, 8:00 p.m. Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra Stars of the Orchestra

von Suppé - Poet and Peasant Overture
Glazunov - Chant du Menestrel
Rossini/Respighi - La boutique fantasque
Boccherini - Menuet
Ponchielli - Il Convegno
Anderson - Sandpaper Ballet
Vivaldi - Concerto for Two Trumpets
Ketlby - In a Persian Market
Kander, arr. Ricketts - Chicago
Morricone - Gabriel's Oboe
Ignatz Strauss - 4G Polka
J Strauss II - On the Blue Danube
Italian Cultural Center, Thunder Bay, 8:00 p.m.
APR 5, 2017, 8:00 p.m. Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra
Heartbreak and Happiness
(with Thunder Bay Symphony Chorus)

Sibelius - Pelleas and Melisande
Beethoven - Elegiac Song
Handel - Let thy hand be strengthened
Mozart - Symphony No. 39 in Eb



Hilldale Lutheran Church, Thunder Bay, 8:00 p.m.
MAR 29, 2017 7:30 p.m. Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra Julie Husband, Flute
Rossini - The Barber of Seville Overture
Respighi - The Birds, excerpts
Strauss - Thunder and Lightning
Haas - Anthem - To the Shore
Mozart  - Concerto for Flute No. 2 K.313, mvmt. 1
Beethoven - Symphony No. 7
Knox Church, Kenora Ontario
MAR 28, 2017 7:30 p.m. Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra Rossini - The Barber of Seville Overture
Respighi - The Birds, excerpts
Strauss - Thunder and Lightning
Haas - Anthem - To the Shore
Williams - Raiders March
Beethoven - Symphony No. 7
Queen Elizabeth High School, Sioux Lookout
MAR 27, 2017 7:30 p.m. Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra Rossini - The Barber of Seville Overture
Respighi - The Birds, excerpts
Strauss - Thunder and Lightning
Haas - Anthem - To the Shore
Williams - Raiders March
Beethoven - Symphony No. 7
Dryden Performing Arts Center
JAN 14, 2017, 9:00 p.m. Orchestra Simfónica del Valles 'Valsos i Danses' - Suppé, Rossini, Strauss, Waldteufel, Offenbach, Ketelbey, Abreu, Anderson, Bach Olot
JAN 9, 2017, 7:00 p.m. Orchestra Simfónica del Valles 'Valsos i Danses' - Suppé, Rossini, Strauss, Waldteufel, Offenbach, Ketelbey, Abreu, Anderson, Bach Teatre La Faràndula, Sabadell, 7:00 p.m.
JAN 8, 2017, 9:00 p.m. Orchestra Simfónica del Valles 'Valsos i Danses' - Suppé, Rossini, Strauss, Waldteufel, Offenbach, Ketelbey, Abreu, Anderson, Bach Teatre La Faràndula, Sabadell, 9:00 p.m.
JAN 4, 2017, 9:00 p.m. Orchestra Simfónica del Valles 'Valsos i Danses' - Suppé, Rossini, Strauss, Waldteufel, Offenbach, Ketelbey, Abreu, Anderson, Bach Reus
JAN 1, 2017, 9:00 p.m. Orchestra Simfónica del Valles 'Valsos i Danses' - Suppé, Rossini, Strauss, Waldteufel, Offenbach, Ketelbey, Abreu, Anderson, Bach Puigcerdà
DEC 30, 2016, 9:00 p.m. Orchestra Simfónica del Valles 'Valsos i Danses' - Suppé, Rossini, Strauss, Waldteufel, Offenbach, Ketelbey, Abreu, Anderson, Bach Teatre La Sala, Rubí, 9:00 p.m.
DEC 29, 2016, 9:00 p.m. Orchestra Simfónica del Valles 'Valsos i Danses' - Suppé, Rossini, Strauss, Waldteufel, Offenbach, Ketelbey, Abreu, Anderson, Bach Auditori Enric Granados, Lleida, 9:00 p.m.
DEC 26, 2016, 9:00 p.m. Orchestra Simfónica del Valles 'Valsos i Danses' - Suppé, Rossini, Strauss, Waldteufel, Offenbach, Ketelbey, Abreu, Anderson, Bach Centre Cultural, Terassa, 9:00 p.m.
DEC 18, 2016, 9:00 p.m. Orchestra Simfónica del Valles 'Valsos i Danses' - Suppé, Rossini, Strauss, Waldteufel, Offenbach, Ketelbey, Abreu, Anderson, Bach Sant Boi, 9:00 p.m.
DEC 17, 2016, 9:00 p.m.  Orchestra Simfónica del Valles 'Valsos i Danses' - Suppé, Rossini, Strauss, Waldteufel, Offenbach, Ketelbey, Abreu, Anderson, Bach Palau de la Música Catalana, Barcelona
OCT 22, 2016, 8:00 p.m. Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra
Natalie MacMaster, fiddle
Donnel Leahy, fiddle
Thunder Bay Community Auditorium, 8:00 p.m.
OCT 20, 2016, 8:00 p.m. Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra

Elgar - Chanson de matin, Chanson de nuit

Christos Hatzis - Thunder Drum (commissioned world premiere)

Mahler - Symphony no. 4          

Thunder Bay Community Auditorium, 8:00 p.m.
OCT 13, 2016, 7:00 p.m. Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra Outreach Concert Intercity Mall, Thunder Bay, 7:00 p.m.
OCT 12, 2016, 12:30 p.m. Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra Outreach Concert Confederation College, Thunder Bay, 12:30 p.m.
APR 30, 2016, 8:00 p.m. Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra GALA BALL: THE GREAT GATSBY Valhalla Inn, Thunder Bay, 9:00 p.m
APR 28, 2016, 8:00 p.m. Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra
Nikki Chooi, violin

FOR LOVE OF NATURE
Beethoven – Leonore Overture No. 3 
Sibelius  - Violin Concerto, Op. 47 
Brahms - Symphony No. 2 
Thunder Bay Community Auditorium, 8:00 p.m
APR 23, 2016, 8:00 p.m. Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra Pops Concert
JIM WITTER'S "FEELIN' GROOVY"
SIMON & GARFUNKEL
Thunder Bay Community Auditorium, 8:00 p.m
APR 13, 2016, 8:00 p.m. Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra
Jean-François Breton, marimba

BOHEMIAN RHAPSODY
Steven Chatman - Over Thorns to Stars 
Dvorak - Czech Suite
Emmanuel Séjourné – Concerto for Marimba 
Martinu - Sinfonietta La Jolla
Hilldale Lutheran Church, Thunder Bay, 8:00 p.m.
APR 9, 2016, 8:00 p.m. Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra Cabaret Concert
A WORLD OF DANCE WITH DAHAB NOVOA
Italian Cultural Center, Thunder Bay, 8:00 p.m.
APR 8, 2016, 8:00 p.m. Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra Cabaret Concert
A WORLD OF DANCE WITH DAHAB NOVOA
Italian Cultural Center, Thunder Bay, 8:00 p.m.
MAR 31, 2016, 8:00 p.m. Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra
Sarah Slean, vocalist
Thunder Bay Symphony Chorus

THE TRANSCENDENT SPIRIT
Mendelssohn – A Midsummer Night's Dream Overture 
Christos Hatzis – Ecstasy (commissioned world premiere)
Brahms - Schicksalslied, Op. 54
Mahler – Adagietto from Symphony No. 5 
Vaughan Williams - Toward the unknown region
Thunder Bay Community Auditorium, 8:00 p.m
MAR 20-24, 2016 Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra The Gryphon Trio
Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra
CONCERT AND RECORDING:
Jordan Pal - Starling
Jordan Pal - Into the Wonder
Thunder Bay Community Auditorium
FEB 22-28, 2016 Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra TOUR Northwestern Ontario
FEB 20, 2016, 8:00 p.m. Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra Pops Concert with Jeans 'n Classics
WOMEN OF ROCK
Thunder Bay Community Auditorium, 8:00 p.m
FEB 10, 2016, 8:00 p.m. Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra
Janelle Wiebe, French horn

NORTHERN LIGHTS
Sibelius - Valse Triste
Lars-Erik Larsson - Horn Concertino, Op. 45, no. 5
Walton - Façade Suite No. 2
Glenn Buhr – Jyotir
Mozart – Symphony No. 36 

Hilldale Lutheran Church, Thunder Bay, 8:00 p.m.
FEB 6, 2016, 8:00 p.m. Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra IN THE SPOTLIGHT
Cabaret Concert with high school vocal stars
Italian Cultural Center, Thunder Bay, 8:00 p.m.
FEB 5, 2016, 8:00 p.m. Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra IN THE SPOTLIGHT
Cabaret Concert with high school vocal stars
Italian Cultural Center, Thunder Bay, 8:00 p.m.
NOV 12, 2015, 8:00 p.m. Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra
Avan Yu, piano

WAR AND PEACE
Robert Kurka  - The Good Soldier Schweik Suite
Mozart  - Piano Concerto no. 23, K. 488
Shostakovich, arr. Barshai – Symphony for Strings and Woodwinds, op. 73a
Rameau - L'entrée de Polymnie, from Les Boreades
Thunder Bay Community Auditorium, 8:00 p.m
NOV 7, 2015, 8:00 p.m. Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra Cabaret Concert with Tracy K, blue sand roots vocals and more Italian Cultural Center, Thunder Bay, 8:00 p.m.
NOV 6, 2015, 8:00 p.m. Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra Cabaret Concert with Tracy K, blues and roots vocals and more Italian Cultural Center, Thunder Bay, 8:00 p.m.
OCT 28, 2015, 8:00 p.m. Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra A LONDON SYMPHONY
Peter Shackelton, Clarinet

Edward Elgar - Chanson de Matin
Gerald Finzi - Clarinet Concerto, Op. 31
Michael Oesterle - Short Symphony
F. J. Haydn - Symphony No. 93
Hilldale Lutheran Church, Thunder Bay, 8:00 p.m.
OCT 22, 2015, 8:00 p.m. Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra CELEBRATING SIBELIUS
Yi-Jia Susanne Hou, violin

Sibelius - Finlandia
Lalo - Symphonie Espagnole
Sibelius - Symphony No. 2

Thunder Bay Community Auditorium, 8:00 p.m
OCT 17, 2015, 8:00 p.m. Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra Pops Concert - Meaghan Smith Thunder Bay Community Auditorium, 8:00 p.m
OCT 15, 2015, 12:00 p.m. Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra Outreach Concert Intercity Mall, Thunder Bay, 12:00 p.m.
OCT 14, 2015, 12:30 p.m. Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra Outreach Concert Confederation College, Thunder Bay 12:30 p.m.
JUN 25 - JUL 18 Verdi - La Traviata Assistant Conductor Gran Teatre del Liceu Barcelona
JUN 25 - JUL 18 Verdi - La Traviata Assistant Conductor Gran Teatre del Liceu Barcelona
MAY 2, 2015, 8:00pm Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra Pops Concert
Michael Vanhevel, vocals
Thunder Bay Community Auditorium, 8:00 p.m.
MAY 1, 2015, 9:00 p.m. Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra Gala Ball Valhalla Inn, Thunder Bay, 9:00 p.m
APR 27, 2015  San Juan Symphony In celebration of his thirteen-year tenure with the San Juan Symphony, Arthur Post was appointed Music Director Laureate of the orchestra in April, 2015. Durango, Colorado
APR 26, 2015, 3:00 pm San Juan Symphony Music of the Timeless Spirit
Paul Fowler, vocalist and composer
Rameau - L'entrée de Polymnie, from Les Boreades
Walton -- The Wise Virgins Suite
Hovhaness -- Symphony No. 2 "Mysterious Mountain"
Paul Fowler -- I'itoi (commissioned world premiere)  
Paul Fowler - Tapu'at, Beyond Completely Gone, Calling
David Byrne -- Ur, from The Forest
Community Concert Hall, Durango, CO, 3:00 pm
APR 17, 2015 10:30am & 7:30pm
APR 18, 2015 7:30pm
Symphony Nova Scotia Ballet Jörgen
Prokofiev - Cinderella (complete)
Rebecca Cohn Auditorium, Halifax
MAR 26, 2015, 8:00 p.m. Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra Jacqueline Woodley, soprano  Christopher Pfund, tenor  Michael Nyby, baritone
Thunder Bay Symphony Chorus, Lakehead University Vocal Ensemble, Rafiki Youth Choir

SAINTS AND SINNERS
Berlioz -- Roman Carnival Overture
Messiaen -- Les offrandes oubliées
Orff -- Carmina Burana
Thunder Bay Community Auditorium, 8:00 p.m
MAR 21, 2015, 8:00 p.m. Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra The Ultimate Symphonic Rock Show 
with Jeans and Classics
Thunder Bay Community Auditorium, 8:00 p.m
MAR 5, 2015, 8:00 p.m. Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra Stewart Goodyear, piano
Mendelssohn -- A Midsummer Night's Dream Overture
Jordan Pal -- Into The Wonder (premiere of commissioned new work)
Beethoven -- Piano Concerto No. 5 "Emperor"
Thunder Bay Community Auditorium, 8:00 p.m.
FEB 22, 2015, 3:00 pm San Juan Symphony Tanya Gabrielian, piano  
Side-by-Side with student musicians
Gliere -- Russian Sailors' Dance
Mozart - Piano Concerto No. 23, K. 488
Dvorak -- Symphony No. 8
Henderson Hall, Farmington, NM, 3:00 pm
FEB 21, 2015, 7:30pm San Juan Symphony Tanya Gabrielian, piano  
Side-by-Side with student musicians
Gliere -- Russian Sailors' Dance
Mozart - Piano Concerto No. 23, K. 488
Dvorak -- Symphony No. 8
Community Concert Hall, Durango, CO, 7:30 p.m.
FEB 4, 2015, 8:00 p.m. Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra Ballet Jörgen
Prokofiev - Cinderella (complete)
Thunder Bay Community Auditorium, 8:00 p.m.
JAN 28, 2015, 8 p.m. Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra Thomas Cosbey, violin,  Catherine Cosbey, violin
Bach - Concerto for Two Violins
Buhr - Symphony No. 2 "Adagio Pathetique"
Jacobs - Old Wine in New Bottles
Beethoven - Symphony No. 2 
Hilldale Lutheran Church, Thunder Bay, 8:00 p.m.
JAN 22, 2015, 8:00 p.m. Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra Denise Djokic, cello
Tchaikovsky -- Selections from The Nutcracker 
Tchaikovsky - Variations on a Rococo Theme
Liadov -- Kikimora
Shostakovich - Chamber Symphony op. 83a
Thunder Bay Community Auditorium, 8:00 p.m.
DEC 12, 2014, 7:00 p.m. Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra Melissa Davis - mezzosoprano, Robert Perrier - Tenor, Dwight Bennett - guest conductor
Thunder Bay Symphony Chorus, Rafiki Youth Choir, Dulcisono Women's Chorus
Experience Dance, St. Paul's United Church Handbell Choir
Holiday Pops Concert, including: William Beckstrand - People Look East, commissioned world premiere
Thunder Bay Community Auditorium, 7:00 p.m.
DEC 3, 2014, 8 p.m. Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra George Holborn, baritone  
Thunder Bay Symphony Chorus
Deems Taylor -- Through the Looking Glass
Mahler -- Songs of a Wayfarer
Abigail Richardson Schulte - Song of the Poets (Co-commission) 
Schubert - Symphony No. 3
Hilldale Lutheran Church, Thunder Bay, 8:00 p.m.
NOV 13, 2014, 8 p.m. Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra Lara Saint John, violin   Mario Crudo, narrator
Mozart - Symphony No. 29
Poulenc - The Story of Babar, the Little Elephant
Mendelssohn - Violin Concerto
Thunder Bay Community Auditorium, 8:00 p.m
NOV 3, 2014, 7:30 p.m. Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra Tour Concert Rossini - William Tell Overture, finale
Schubert - Symphony No. 5
Paul Haas - Dream
J.Strauss - By the Beautiful Blue Danube, Brahms  - Hungarian Dance No. 1
Downton Abbey Lunn arr. Moore, Apollo 13 Selections Horner arr. Moss, Music from Spider-Man Elfman arr. Wasson, Treasure Mars arr. Lopez, International Dixieland Jamboree, arr. Holcombe
Manitouwadge High School 7:30 p.m.
OCT 29, 2014, 8 p.m. Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra Evgueni Tchougounov , piano  
Morawetz -- Overture to a Fairy Tale
Poulenc -- Aubade, Concerto choréographique
Haas -- Slam
Schubert - Symphony No. 5
Hilldale Lutheran Church, Thunder Bay, Ontario, 8:00 p.m.
OCT 23, 2014, 8 p.m. Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra Estacio - Bootlegger's Tarantella
Debussy -- Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun
Wagner - Dawn and Siegfried's Rhine Journey
Rimsky-Korsakov -- Scheherazade
Thunder Bay Community Auditorium, 8 p.m.
OCT 18, 2014, 8:00 p.m. Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra Sarah Slean, piano/vocals
Christos Hatzis-  Lamento
Songs by Sarah Slean, arr. Hatzis, Pellet
Thunder Bay Community Auditorium, 8:00 p.m.
OCT. 16, 2014, 11:00 a.m. Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra Outreach Concert Confederation College, Thunder Bay, 11:00 a.m.
OCT 15, 2014, 2:00 p.m. Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra Outreach Concert Lakehead University, Thunder Bay, 2:00 p.m.
OCT 5, 2014, 3:00pm San Juan Symphony Odin Rathnam, violin
Paul Haas -- Dream
Saint-Saens -- Havanaise
Massanet -- Meditation from Thais
Saint-Saens -- Introduction and Rondo capriccioso
Beethoven -- Symphony No. 5
Cortez High School Auditorium, 3:00pm
OCT. 4, 2014, 7:30 p.m. San Juan Symphony Odin Rathnam, violin
Paul Haas -- Dream
Saint-Saens -- Havanaise
Massanet -- Meditation from Thais
Saint-Saens -- Introduction and Rondo capriccioso
Beethoven -- Symphony No. 5
Community Concert Hall, Durango, CO, 7:30 p.m.