Canadian Violin Superstar To Make BSO Debut

Bangor, ME — The Toronto Star calls violinist Blake Pouliot “one of those special talents that comes along once in a lifetime”, and on Sunday, January 29th he takes center stage with the Bangor Symphony Orchestra. Performing Mendelssohn’s Violin Concerto in E minor, Op. 64, the young Canadian violinist will be making his Bangor debut with Music Director and Conductor Lucas Richman at the helm. Also on the program are Haydn’s Symphony No. 100 and Stravinsky’s Pulcinella Suite, an intricate and lively showcase for the musicians of the Bangor Symphony Orchestra.

The performance takes place Sunday, January 29, 2023 at 3 p.m. at the Collins Center for the Arts. Tickets starting at $15 are available online at and by phone at (207) 581-1755. A Pre-Concert Talk including an interview with Mr. Pouliot will be available online during the week before the performance, at

High resolution photos and a biography of Blake Pouliot are available for download here: