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A musical tour through several Nordic countries Ventos Wind Quintet

Our Berwick Chamber Music series concludes for the 2017-18 season with Northern Lights, featuring the Ventos Wind Quintet, on Saturday, March 24 at 7:30 pm in the Thompson Rivers University Clocktower Theatre.

Ventos (which means “Wind” in Portuguese) is based in the Vancouver area but endeavours to bring quality chamber music to all parts of British Columbia and beyond. Ventos was born out of each member’s individual passion to share their artistry and inspire others while making great music as a group. The quintet aspires to engage audiences young and old with exciting performances of the Continue reading A musical tour through several Nordic countries Ventos Wind Quintet

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Mozart & Beethoven: Giants of the Classical Period

CONTEST ALERT: We have a pair of tickets to giveaway for Great Classics with the Kamloops Symphony at the Sagebrush Theatre this Saturday. Leave a comment below to enter. Winner will be chosen Thursday, March 8th at 9pm. For an extra entry, leave a comment on the Facebook post below:

CONTEST ALERT: We have a pair of tickets to giveaway for Great Classics with the Kamloops Symphony at the Sagebrush…

Posted by KamloopsParents.Com on Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Join the Kamloops Symphony for Great Classics, featuring the music of two giants of the Classical period, Mozart and Beethoven, on Saturday, February 10 at 7:30 pm in Sagebrush Theatre.

The program is bookended by two works of Mozart, a youthful piece and a more mature work, proving that the only composer to surpass Mozart’s skill is Mozart himself. Starting the concert is the little-known overture to his opera Lucio Silla, composed when he was just sixteen years old. Concluding the concert is Mozart’s brilliant Symphony #41, his final symphony, nicknamed “Jupiter” for its creative majesty.

The central work of the concert is Beethoven’s Piano Concerto #1, performed by Guest Artist, pianist Avan Yu, who wowed the crowd at the KSO’s Beethoven Festival in 2014. One of Canada’s most Continue reading Mozart & Beethoven: Giants of the Classical Period

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Kamloops Symphony Presents: O Canada

Guest Artist: Mark D’Angelo, Trumpet

The trumpet shall sound! This programme highlights the brilliant sound of the trumpet and our principal trumpeter, Mark D’Angelo. The programme includes two newly commissioned works by Canadian composers. Join us in celebrating Canada’s 150th birthday.

Programme

Stokes: Sesquie for Canada’s 150th
Ravel: Le tombeau de Couperin
Estacio: Trumpet Concerto
Elgar: Enigma Variations

Jodi is originally from Montréal, Quebec but spent a few years in Northern New Brunswick after graduating from University. She moved to Kamloops in the Spring of 2010 with her family and works as an educational assistant. Her 7 and 8 year old keep her really busy as they love exploring the area and enjoying what Kamloops has to offer!

The Kamloops Symphony Presents the Sycamore String Quartet with Flute and Piano

Sycamore String Quartet with Flute and Piano
Saturday, April 29, 20177:30 pm
Thompson Rivers University Alumni Theatre

The Kamloops Symphony concludes their 2016-17 New Gold Chamber Music series with a performance featuring the Sycamore String Quartet joined by Flute and Piano. The concert begins with Continue reading The Kamloops Symphony Presents the Sycamore String Quartet with Flute and Piano

As always, you and your ideas are wonderfully welcomed. If you are interested in getting involved with KamloopsParents.com simply email jodi@kamloopsparents.com and we can chat!

Join the Sun Rivers Trio for a Concert of Splendid Chamber Music

The Kamloops Symphony’s next concert is the Sun Rivers Trio performing as part of our Chamber Music Series. The concert features Mozart’s Trio in E-flat Major, also known as the Kegelstatt Trio, one of the earliest chamber works to include the relatively newly invented clarinet. The program then moves from the 18th century into the 20th century, with wonderfully varied works for clarinet, violin and piano. Danish composer John Amberg’s Continue reading Join the Sun Rivers Trio for a Concert of Splendid Chamber Music

As always, you and your ideas are wonderfully welcomed. If you are interested in getting involved with KamloopsParents.com simply email jodi@kamloopsparents.com and we can chat!