Tickets for the 2024-25 Season will become  available through the River Run Box Office,

519 763-3000, at noon on Friday July 5th. 

Award-winning conductor Adam Johnson has been hailed as “an exciting talent” and for his “charismatic and commanding presence” on the podium. He completed his tenure as assistant conductor of the Orchestre Symphonique de Montréal (OSM) in 2018, and was named conductor-in-residence for the 2018-2019 season. He has conducted over 70 concerts with the OSM and is frequently reengaged as a guest conductor.

Internationally, Adam Johnson has conducted at the Opéra National de Paris as well as in Spain, Germany and the United States. Prior to his tenure in Montreal, Mr. Johnson worked for three seasons with the Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra and continues to regularly guest conduct orchestras across Canada. He has also just been appointed as the Music Director of the Baton Rouge Symphony Orchestra.

“It’s a privilege and honor to be chosen to lead the Guelph Symphony Orchestra into this next chapter, and I’m looking forward to exciting and meaningful music making together. From my first concert with the musicians of the GSO, I saw a deep dedication to creating a truly special experience for the audience, and I’m happy to be able to build on what we’ve started. The mark of any great city is the vibrancy of its cultural scene, and our aim is to continue to expand the presence and impact of the orchestra for the people of Guelph so everyone can benefit from the powerful richness and beauty of great orchestral music. Come join us!” Adam Johnson

The 2023-24 KinderConcerts 

30 minute, narrated concerts in the relaxed setting of Studio Hall, River Run Centre!

Educational Programming 

Read about our concerts, programs and opportunities for youth!

Outreach Programs

Read about our Free Community concerts, workshops and Festivals!

Our Story

While we love presenting our Main Series concerts at River Run and the Basilica of Our Lady (with incredible soloists), Guelph Symphony Orchestra is so much more than our main stage concerts! Click on the photo to read all about our community outreach, Pop Up Orchestra Festival and educational programs !

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