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Canadian composer Mychael Danna’s Academy Award–winning film score to Life of Pi, based on the novel of the same title by Canadian author Yann Martel, makes its World Première on the TSO stage as a new orchestral suite. Canadian violinist James Ehnes demonstrates versatile mastery in Chausson’s dreamy Poème and Saint-Saëns’s dynamic Rondo Capriccioso.

At intermission, join Academy Award–winning director Ang Lee in conversation with Mychael Danna in the lobby, as they discuss their creative collaboration on the film Life of Pi.


  • Derek Charke: ÉlanThis is a Canadian composer
  • Mychael Danna: Suite from Life of Pi (Commission/World Première)This is a Canadian composer
  • Intermission
  • Chausson: Poème for Violin and Orchestra
  • Saint-Saëns: Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso
  • Stravinsky: Suite from The Firebird (1919 revision)


  • Peter OundjianconductorThis is a Canadian artist
  • James EhnesviolinThis is a Canadian artist
  • V. Selvaganeshpercussion
  • Bombay Jayashrivocalist

Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 7:00pm


Tuesday, September 19, 2017
7:00pm - 10:00pm


Roy Thomson Hall
60 Simcoe St
Toronto, Ontario M5J 2H5 Canada