Sunday, February 19th, 2017
Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium
Dr. Lola Rozsa Children's Concert Narrated in concert by the story's award-winning author Roch Carrier, the iconic children's literary classic is so beloved a line from the story was once featured on the Canadian five dollar bill. Brought vividly to life with original illustrations from the book, The Hockey Sweater returns to Calgary for the first time since being co-commissioned by the Calgary Philharmonic in 2012. Come early to join the Instrument Discovery Zoo where children can try real instruments and meet Calgary Philharmonic musicians before the concert. Karl Hirzer, resident conductor Roch Carrier, narrator and author of The Hockey Sweater Original music composed by Abigail Richardson. Instrument Discovery Zoo starts at 2PM.