Philharmonic Fling: Sun. July 9, 2017

Philharmonic Fling

Conductor – Michael Klazek

Free Pops in the Park Family Concert

Join us on Sunday July 9, 2017 for the Sooke Philharmonic Fling, our FREE outdoor family concert.

Ed Macgregor Park, just west of the Otter Point Rd lights in Sooke: MAP

Rain Location: Sooke Community Hall: 2037 Shields Road, opposite the Sooke Royal Canadian Legion.

Gates open at 1:00 PM — Food/drink concession, or bring your own picnic! Concert starts at 2:30 PM.


Music by Mozart, von Suppé, Vivaldi, Brahms, Khachaturian, Piazzolla, Gershwin, Carl Jenkins, John Williams, Brent Straughan.

Soloists: Megan Skidmore, soprano: O mio babbino caro, Log Driver’s Waltz,Bachianas Brasileiras, Musetta’s Waltz

Merrie Klazek, trumpet/Flugelhorn: Hummel concerto, Liber Tango, Someone To Watch Over Me, Vivaldi Concerto for Two Trumpets (with Marianne Ing)

Also appearing, the young players of Sooke’s own ‘Harmony Project’, led by Anne McDougall and Lorna Bjorklund

50/50 Draw and refreshments served by the “Harmony Project” parents.

The Fling is generously sponsored by the District of Sooke and Sooke Community Arts Council.

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Are you a singer? Have you ever wanted to sing with a live orchestra? The Sooke Philharmonic Chorus is looking for more members. We rehearse on Saturday mornings from 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM. For more information, please call Lynda Rose at 250-642-3536 or email

To read more about the Sooke Philharmonic Chorus and Nicholas Fairbank, our new Choral Director, please click here.