Our great friend, the late conductor Bramwell Tovey, had a long and deep ambition: to conduct at the famous BBC Proms in the Royal Albert Hall. He achieved this in the summer of 2019, just weeks after concluding a very difficult course of radiation meant to treat his cancer, Ewing’s Sarcoma. With his usual conviction and most unusual determination, here is how he found his goal. It was wonderful.
City Opera Vancouver is grateful and honoured to work, create and perform on the traditional, ancestral and unceded territories of the Xwməθkwəyə̓ m (Musqueam), Sḵwxw̱ ú7mesh (Squamish), and Səl ̓ílwətaʔ (Tsleil-Waututh) Nations.
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Vancouver, BC, Canada