Beethoven Symphony No. 6 & Riel's Heart of the North | Regina Symphony Orchestra

Beethoven Symphony No. 6 & Riel's Heart of the North

March 9, 2019

Beethoven’s ode to nature is paired with a dramatic musical work by composer Neil Weisensel and librettist Suzanne Steele about Louis Riel’s lost years and his desire for ‘the heart of the north’ - the homeland.


Gordon Gerrard, conductor
Melody Courage, soprano
Rebecca Cuddy, mezzo-soprano
Marion Newman, mezzo-soprano
James McLennan, tenor
James Westman, bass
Jordan Daniels, fiddle
Riva Farrell Racette, narrator
Dominic Gregorio, choir director

Neil Weisensel: Riel's Heart of the North
Beethoven: Symphony No. 6 (Pastoral)