Symphony Nova Scotia made sweet music with Sarah Slean, which has earned the orchestra a Juno nomination for 2021 Classical Album of the Year:Vocal and Choral. The album Ecstasy also grabbed an East Coast Music Award nomination for Classical Recording of the Year.

Slean says CBC producer Jeff Reily was the mastermind behind the collaboration, which was eight years in the making and involved Canadian composer Christos Hatzis and the symphony with conductor Bernhard Gueller…”