Before Luc Leestemaker passed away in May 2012, he discussed creating a symphonic and visual concept based on transformation and healing with his friend and composer, Vincent Ho. This dream symphony has come true, and was performed at The Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra's 22nd annual New Music Festival on February 2, 2013.

Due to orchestra union rights and fees, I could not include the symphonic performance called "From Darkness to Light: A Spiritual Journey." However, here is an introduction to the work, and an excerpt from the final movement, "A Little Prayer," composed and performed by Dame Evelyn Glennie (recorded during the dress rehearsal) with special visual tribute to Luc Leestemaker as the backdrop.

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