Announcing our 2017/2018 Season

"An orchestra with a sound all its own"

Norman Lebrecht

Strauss, Ravel and More

Dec 1 – Dec 2

Guest Maestro Jun Märkl, student of Bernstein, meets the WSO for an incredible evening of music making. Richard Strauss couldn’t resist a...

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Dec 15 – Dec 16

HALLELUJAH! An oratorio of triumph and joy. It was born out of Handel’s struggle to stay at the forefront of 18th century England’s taste for...

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A Christmas Celebration

Dec 10 at 2 pm

There’s almost no end to the fun you’ll find on our annual holiday show hosted by Virgin Radio’s Ace Burpee, where favourite seasonal music goes hand-in-hand with comedy, storytelling, sing-alongs, plenty of good cheer and of course, a visit from Santa!

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WSO Blog: Strauss, Ravel & More

By James Manishen

The only real evidence I have that telepathy exists…

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Manitoba Hydro Holiday Tour

Manitobans will hear those sleigh bells jingling when the WSO decks the halls…

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Steve Bell: Christmastide

Dec 12

To attend one of Steve Bell’s concerts any given evening is to see…

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The Snowman

Dec 17

Back by popular demand, Raymond Briggs’ heartwarming holiday classic film The Snowman has brought our audience to its feet every time it has...

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Piano Raffle

Guaranteed 1 in 15 chances to win!

The Yamaha Baby Grand Piano Raffle is an annual fund raising project of the Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra.

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A Christmas Celebration

WSO in Brandon, Dec 3

Back by popular demand! There’s almost no end to the fun you’ll find on our annual holiday classic show…

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The Tenors

Limited Seating!

Since 2008, The Tenors have been thrilling audiences around the world with their powerful songs and outstanding harmonies. Blending classical music and contemporary pop, the award-winning and multi-platinum selling band has achieved international...

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Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone™


Relive the film that started it all. Watch the wand choose the wizard, trolls run amok and magic mirrors in high-definition while the WSO performs...

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Nielsen and Mozart

Jan 12-13

Lyricism Between the breadth of Mahler and the purity of Sibelius is the unique world of Nielsen, articulated in six splendid symphonies. His...

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Music of the Ice with Kurt Browning

Jan 19 – Jan 21

World Champion, Olympian and Canadian icon Kurt Browning hosts an evening of figure skating’s greatest hits, taking audiences on a...

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Winnipeg New Music Festival 2018

Featuring International Music Icon Philip Glass

January 27 – February 2, 2018
Early Bird Festival Passes On Sale Now for $89.

Through his operas, his symphonies, his compositions for his own ensemble, and his wide-ranging collaborations, Philip Glass has had an extraordinary and unprecedented impact upon the musical and intellectual life of his times.

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Schumann and Beethoven

Feb 9 – Feb 10

Genius Guest conductor José Luis Gomez, a graduate of the El Sistema program in Venezuela, guides us through the work of two musical...

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Valentine’s Day: Broadway in Love

Feb 14

An enchanting evening of Broadway love songs with classic hits from Porter, Sondheim, Gershwin, Rodgers and Hammerstein, and more. Fall in love in...

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Charles Chaplin: City Lights Live

Feb 16 – Feb 18

Universally praised as one of the greatest films ever made, this is the timeless tale of a tramp who sets out on a quest to restore the sight of...

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A Chorus Line

Mar 16 – Mar 18

The WSO and the stars of Rainbow Stage team up again to bring you the Pulitzer Prize and Tony-Award winning A Chorus Line. The story is a roller-coaster of emotions as contenders audition for an unnamed musical with a series of vigorous dance...

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