Under the baton of Guest Conductor Mary Ann Taylor, the Winnipeg Pops Orchestra will present an evening of Christmas carols, light classical and ‘popular’ music on Sunday, December 6th at 7 p.m. at Holy Redeemer Parish, 264 Donwood Drive in North Kildonan. A reception to follow. Tickets $10., children under 12 years of age $5., are available at Holy Redeemer Parish and Stephanchew Church Goods. For further information, call 204-669-0501.
This volunteer-based orchestra is comprised of over 45 talented musicians of all ages and backgrounds, covering most instruments found in a modern symphony orchestra.
The orchestra has performed at a host of venues and for a variety of events for many years with a repertoire that includes classics by renowned classical and contemporary composers. Juno award winning musician Dave Schmidt has been the Music Director and Conductor of the orchestra since September of this year.
A portion of the proceeds to be donated to THE WELCOME HOME in support of their ministry working to meet the diverse needs of families who live in the inner- city.