Any new musicians to the Cowichan Valley who play string instruments are welcome to come join our Cowichan Consort Orchestra at Sylvan United Church, Monday nights from 7:30 until 9:30pm. First rehearsal of the orchestra this fall season is planned for Oct 18th 2021. Rehearsal Conductor is Joy Ann Bannerman. Robert Mari has retired.
Wind chairs become open only when available. 2nd trombone and 4th horn chairs are open. Strings welcome especially violins and violas. (Playing at a gr 6 cons. level or higher is preferred. Vaccine passports are a requirement with masks for all string and percussion players while playing and all winds when not playing. Seating will be spaced apart.
Our choir meets Wednesdays from 7:00pm -9pm at Sylvan United Church. All are welcome to sing with us. No audition is required. Again choir ‘s first rehearsal – of our “delayed” 30th Season will be Oct 13th 2021 , due to the pandemic. Vaccine passports and masks are required. Gounod’s St Cecilia’s Mass April 23rd 2022 and Handel’s Messiah is booked now for Dec 3, 2022 not 2021. Both with guest Choral Conductor Erica Phare-Bergh. Sue Doughty is Rehearsal Choir Director and Ryan Qu accompanist.
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