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Selkirk Pro-Musica Concert Series presents Selkirk Camerata

Chamber music lovers will not want to miss this opportunity to hear two monumental but rarely performed romantic masterpieces: the Beethoven Septet and the Schubert Octet.

The concert is scheduled for Monday (November 5) at 7:30 p.m. in the St. Saviour’s Pro-Cathedral (Silica & Ward). Tickets are $15, available at Otter Books and at the door.

The Selkirk Camerata will be the largest ensemble to be presented by Selkirk Pro-Musica. The group is comprised of eight fine musicians drawn from the Okanagan Symphony Orchestra, the Symphony of the Kootenays and the Galena Trio. The ensemble will be led by violinist, Rachel Kristenson, Concertmaster of the Okanagan Symphony Orchestra. 

Completing the roster are:

  • Rebecca MacLeod, violin;
  • Martine denBok, viola;
  • Johanne Perron, cello;
  • Alex Nichol, bass;
  • Nicola Everton, clarinet;
  • Karmen Doucette, bassoon;
  • Arnie Satanove, horn

The public will experience two extraordinary masterpieces as interpreted by some of the Southern Interior's finest musicians.

The Selkirk Concert Society gratefully acknowledges the generous support of Columbia Kootenay Cultural Alliance, Regional District of Central Kootenay Area F, the Kootenay Co-op and Kootenay Co-op Radio for supporting the concert series. The Society also acknowledges the BC Touring Council and the Osprey Foundation, for supporting its Youth Engagement Program.

For more information about the performance and the concert series, please visit www.facebook.com/SelkirkProMusica.