Tokyo String Quartet Highlights Chamber Music Kelowna’s 2012 / 2013 Season

by GLENNA TURNBULL – Daily Courier Artistic director Lorna Paterson of Chamber Music Kelowna is proud to announce the upcoming season. How is it, that a small city the size of Kelowna is able to attract the likes of the world renowned Tokyo String Quartet? “It’s a trade secret,” replied Chamber Music Kelowna’s co-artistic director Lorna Paterson. Regardless of her top-secret methods, the fact remains that Kelowna... Read More

Buzz Brass / Buzz Cuivres: A Secret No Longer

by Katie Brennan Buzz Brass or Buzz Cuirvres as they are know in French speaking Canada is a brass quintet made up of  Sylvain Lapointe – artistic director / trumpet, Frédéric Gagnon – principal trumpet, Pascal Lafrenière – horn, Jason De Carufel – trombone, Sylvain Arseneau – bass trombone and Vincent Côté – actor (The History of Music) all hailing from Montreal.  Their recent performance at the Vernon and District Performing... Read More