Roswitha Masson

Opera for Everyone with Quintessence in Penticton

Columnist Roswitha Masson reviews Quintessence vocal ensemble's visit to Penticton

Glowing review of B.C. Boys Choir concert in Penticton

The British Columbia Boys Choir and Tenor Ken Lavine were performing a seasonal program titled Comfort and Joy.

Concert Review: Les Violons Du Roy

Concert Review: Les Violons Du Roy

Internationally acclaimed chamber ensemble Les Violons Du Roy from Quebec played the Cleland Theatre on Nov. 19.

Concert Review: Les Violons Du Roy
Jonathan Stuchbery performing at the local appreciation concert held by the Penticton Community Concert at the Cleland Theatre on May 10.

Concert review: Penticton concert-goers get taste of local talent

Penticton Community Concert Patrons enjoyed a double treat last Wednesday Night at Cleland Theatre: ballet and chamber music.

Jonathan Stuchbery performing at the local appreciation concert held by the Penticton Community Concert at the Cleland Theatre on May 10.
Simon Wynberg

ARC ensemble a treat for Penticton audience

Last Saturday’s Community Concert at the Cleland Theatre featured an unusual and innovative chamber music group: the ARC Ensemble.

Simon Wynberg
Okanagan Symphony Orchestra plays to a sellout crowd in Penticton at the Cleland Community Theatre.

CONCERT REVIEW: Okanagan Symphony Orchestra play to sell-out crowd in Penticton

Okanagan Symphony Orchestra crowded the stage at Penticton's Cleland Theatre to deliver a beautiful rendition of Handel's Messiah.

Okanagan Symphony Orchestra plays to a sellout crowd in Penticton at the Cleland Community Theatre.

New Orford Quartet wows packed house in Penticton

The Penticton audience seemed to hold its breath with New Orford's sublime outer-worldly quality.

SYMPHONY REVIEW: Romantic opening for Penticton concert season

Internationally acclaimed pianist Teresa Walters from New York performed the opening Penticton Community Concert for their 61st season.

Strings The Thing a celebration of music at the Shatford Centre

Penticton’s Shatford Centre buzzed with activity last week as 40 participants of the Strings the Thing music camp performed.

Bechstein piano and Goldberg a beautiful duo

The Shatford Centre auditorium was buzzing as the audience gathered to hear pianist-composer Stu Goldberg perform on June 1.

Liz Lupton (right) an instructor at Strings the Thing

Concert Review: Strings The Thing faculty concert in Penticton

It was a treat to take in a recital at the beautifully renovated auditorium of Penticton Shatford Centre last Tuesday.

Liz Lupton (right) an instructor at Strings the Thing

Russian concert truly a gem for Penticton

Okanagan Symphony Orchestra review of Russian Gems held in Penticton last weekend.

Okanagan Symphony captures audience

The Okanagan Symphony has a new program: Young Musicians in the Making.

Quartet brings sunshine and Mozart to Penticton

Community Concert patrons who came to see the Pentaedre Wind Quartet last Wednesday were in for a surprise.

Okanagan Symphony conductor Rosemary Thomson rehearses with the orchestra.

Okanagan Symphony Orchestra rings in the season in Penticton

Children, parents and grandparents streamed into the foyer of Penticton’s Cleland Theatre where the Fiddle Kidz were playing Celtic tunes.

Okanagan Symphony conductor Rosemary Thomson rehearses with the orchestra.

Okanagan Symphony returns to Cleland Theatre

Finally we are able to enjoy the Okanagan Symphony Orchestra at the Cleland Theatre again

Majestic ending to symphony season

The season’s last Okanagan Symphony concert took place at the Penticton Convention Centre last Saturday.

Violinist David Greenberg rehearses with members of the Okanagan Symphony Orchestra Friday afternoon at Bethel Tabernacle in Penticton.

Strings the thing for Okanagan Symphony

The Okanagan Symphony Orchestra was finally back in town on April 1. The Concert took place at Penticton Bethel Tabernacle Church. Luckily I found a seat close to front and center so I could easily see and hear the great violinist David Greenberg.

Violinist David Greenberg rehearses with members of the Okanagan Symphony Orchestra Friday afternoon at Bethel Tabernacle in Penticton.