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.