The Optimist Concert and Jazz Band Festival is in full swing as concert bands wrapped up their portion of the festival at the RBC Convention Centre this afternoon. The jazz band portion runs from March 1-4, 2017 at Centre Culturel Franco-Manitoban located at 340 Provencher Ave. For more information visit http://www.mbband.org
Join this most versatile virtuoso on his time-travelling journey through repertoire written for plucked strings in the Diamond Lane with Sarah Jo. The Winnipeg Classical Guitar Society welcomes John Schneiderman to Église Précieux Sang in St Boniface for the next instalment of their International Artists series Saturday night (Feb 25). Missed it? Watch the video!
Exciting times! We will be talking about the 2017/2018 WSO season that was just announced, with Music Director Alexander Mickelthwate. It will be a great way to start your week, so don't miss it!
It's hard to believe, but it is the last show of February! So, let us take one more journey in February 2017, before we welcome in a new month. I am very excited to let you know that in the 4:00 hour I will have an exclusive interview with pianist Holly Bowling, and some music from her new CD, Better Left Unsung (music of the Grateful Dead). If you missed the interview you can listen to it here: