Local guitar happenings around Victoria and Vancouver Island
January 18th, 2020 2:00-3:00pm
Reception to follow.
January 17th, 2020. 7:30-9:00pm
St. Dunstan's Anglican Church, 1806 San Juan Ave, Victoria BC.
Members of Orontes Guitar Quartet, comprised of Syrian guitarists Orwa Al Sharaa, Gabriel Al Botros, and Meer Mahmoud, will be joined by Canadian guitarist Simon Farintosh for an evening of music for guitar quartet and trio. This exciting program will feature works by Philip Glass, Leo Brouwer, Olga Amelkina-Vera, among others. All proceeds will be directed towards Orontes members as they seek refugee status in Canada.
Masterclass with Dr. Alexander Dunn
December 4th, 4:00-6:00pm
Room 303, Victoria Conservatory of Music