SALE: Buy One, Bring a Friend!

Hi everyone – this came in this week and apologies for not posting this sooner, but there is still time today!

From the Indian River Festival:
Do you regularly attend our classical shows, and have always wanted to introduce a friend to the IRF experience? Perhaps you are a fan of our singer-songwriter performances, but have never attended a classical concert…well, now is the time!

From July 20 to July 24, purchase a ticket to any show from our Classical Series, and bring a friend for free! Concert dates include July 26 with Cecilia String Quartet, August 9 with Ensemble Polaris, September 12 with Pallade Musica and September 18 with Maritime Brass Quintet.

Come enjoy beautiful music in the celebrated acoustics of St. Mary’s!

Contact the Indian River Festival at their website for further details:

Family Matinee – The Magic Flute @ Indian River!

Calling All Parents and Grandparents!
The Indian River Festival invites you to this special family matinee of The Magic Flute on Sunday, August 2nd @ 3:00pm. This is your opportunity to introduce the children in your life to one of the Western World’s favourite live performance traditions – opera!

Special pricing includes:
$20 for adults/seniors
$10 for students
Children 12 and under are free when accompanied by an adult!

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Vienna Sendoff Concert!

On June 26th, at 7pm at Park Royal United Church, come support your Senior Singing Strings Youth Orchestra as they perform all the music that they will be playing while on tour in Europe in July! The evening will feature string orchestra music by Josef Suk, Mozart, Puccini, as well as fun pops arrangements of music from the movie ‘Frozen’ and ‘Pirates of the Caribbean’.

We will also be giving the WORLD PREMIERE of a new piece called ‘Give Voice’ which was written specifically for the Senior Singing Strings by PEI composer, Dr. Richard Covey.

Admission is by donation.

Hope to see you there!

May 30th concert POSTPONED!

The May 30th concert for the Senior Singing Strings has been postponed until June 26th, due to the craziness of the month of May! We are looking forward to presenting one last concert before we head to Vienna, and this program will include all the music we are playing in Europe, including:
– all the competition repertoire (Holst, Mozart, Suk and Puccini)
– the WORLD PREMIERE of ‘Give Voice‘, a piece specially written for the Singing Strings by Island composer Richard Covey
– more music by our favourite composers such as Richard Meyer, Bela Bartok
– including some fun pops repertoire as well!

Come support your Singing Strings as they get ready to head to the International Summa Cum Laude music competition in Vienna!

June 26th, 7:00pm – admission by donation – Park Royal United Church

Kiwanis music festival tonight!

Come listen to all three levels of the Singing Strings orchestras tonight as they participate in the PEI Queens County Kiwanis music festival! The Junior orchestra plays at 6:30pm, then the Intermediate orchestra and finally the Senior orchestra. All performances are at Park Royal United Church, 11 Christie Drive in Charlottetown, and admission is $2 per person. Hope to see you there!

Singing Strings students – ticket deal to upcoming concert!

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As if you didn’t have enough incentive to come to the concert on Sunday night, we are giving you more! The Atlantic String Machine is offering students $10 tickets to the concert, so please plan to come and join us! Your parents will have to pay $15 each but it’s still an amazing deal.

What a way to launch your music festival week! Come experience a thrilling and inspiring night of music, and we guarantee you will have fun!

Hope to see you there!

Natalie and the ASM