June 3, 2012 – Join the Sooke Secret Garden Tour on Sunday – The tickets will be available on the day of the event (June 3) at the Sooke Secret Garden Tour Kiosk at the Saseenos School and at Shoppers Drug Mart in the Evergreen Plaza in Sooke.
More information at http://www.sookesecretgardens.com/
Soprano Nancy Argenta’s ethereal voice has enchanted audiences on four continents, and now she brings her acclaimed talent to Sooke (February 25) and Metchosin (February 26) for two concerts with the Sooke Philharmonic Orchestra (SPO). Continue reading
Those of you who came on The Sooke Philharmonic Wine Tour on Sunday Sept 26th will be pleased to know that as a Fund Raising Event, the Tour was very successful.
We raised a mighty $3,308.76 in total. The Silent Auction alone raised $1,349. Not bad considering we did not take credit cards and so all of you had to scrape your pockets and wallets for cash or in some cases get the wife to write a cheque!
Sept 19 – 2:30 p.m.
Alix Goolden Hall, Victoria
Conductor: Norman Nelson
Soloists: Shanna Fong, Andrew Kang, Grace Ma, Sunny Shams, Carolyn Tsao, Jordan Vermes, Brandon Zhou Charles
Featuring: Mozart, Beethoven, Grieg, Puccini & more!
A fundraising concert to benefit the Sooke Philiharmonic Orchestra and the Victoria Conservatory of Music. Tickets $25 adult, $20 senior.
Congratulations to the following finalists in the 2010 Concerto Competition who will play at the May 1, 2010, Competition Performance:
Hanjie Bai – Alto Saxophone
Kamsiri Laothamatas – Piano
Grace Ma – Piano
Philip Manning – Violin
Matthew Stubbs – Piano
Jordan Vermes – Violin
SPS Survives Gaming Grants Roller Coaster
The Sooke Philharmonic Society received a $17,000 gaming grant in 2008, and was fully expecting to receive the same amount for 2009. You probably heard what happened: the government reneged. Continue reading