Classical music

Members of the White Rock City Orchestra play at a recent concert at Mount Olive Lutheran Church. The orchestra will return there, with special guests Belle Voci, on June 10. Contributed photo

White Rock City Orchestra concert set for June 10

Upbeat, uplifting program includes guests Belle Voci

 

Ukrainian piano concert artist Anna Sagalova will perform on Sunday, Feb. 26 at 3 p.m. at Mount Olive Lutheran Church as part of Music Encore Concert Society’s latest series of White Rock Sunday afternoon concerts: International Music Festival – To Ukraine with Love.

White Rock-based classical series supports Ukraine

Series of afternoon concerts to help with humanitarian aid for war-ravaged nation

 

The sixth edition of Fort Langley Jazz and Arts Festival runs July 20-23. The organizers recently announced the a new location for their annual Cool Blues Show, which will now take place at the Fort Langley Community Park and feature two stages and enhanced visual experience. (Langley Advance Times file)
The sixth edition of Fort Langley Jazz and Arts Festival runs July 20-23. The organizers recently announced the a new location for their annual Cool Blues Show, which will now take place at the Fort Langley Community Park and feature two stages and enhanced visual experience. (Langley Advance Times file)
Bez Art Hub's annual SongStage concert returns Fort Langley, with singer-songwriter Ivan Boudreau hosting the Saturday, Feb. 11 musical night. (Special to Langley Advance Times)

Bez Arts Hub brings the magic of music to Fort Langley

Suzie Ungerleider, Chris Ronald and Geoff Gibbons to join host Ivan Boudreau for a musical evening

Bez Art Hub's annual SongStage concert returns Fort Langley, with singer-songwriter Ivan Boudreau hosting the Saturday, Feb. 11 musical night. (Special to Langley Advance Times)
The One, Two, Trio will join a special guest to bring the heat to the Langley Community Music School stage on Sunday, Feb. 12. (Special to Langley Advance Times)

Renowned performers to take the stage at Rose Gellert Hall

Langley’s Rose Gellert Hall to feature the ‘dynamic’ performance

The One, Two, Trio will join a special guest to bring the heat to the Langley Community Music School stage on Sunday, Feb. 12. (Special to Langley Advance Times)
Elvis tribute artist Darren Lee will be performing at the Chief Sepass Theatre on Saturday, Feb. 4. (Special to Langley Advance Times)
Elvis tribute artist Darren Lee will be performing at the Chief Sepass Theatre on Saturday, Feb. 4. (Special to Langley Advance Times)
All levels of jazz instrumentalists and vocalists are welcome to register for the Fort Langley workshop, which will take place Langley Community Music School on Sunday, March 26 from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (Special to Langley Advance Times)
All levels of jazz instrumentalists and vocalists are welcome to register for the Fort Langley workshop, which will take place Langley Community Music School on Sunday, March 26 from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (Special to Langley Advance Times)
“Jane Coop, renowned concert pianist, to perform at Langley Community Music School’s Rose Gellert Hall on Saturday, January 28. (Special to Langley Advance Times)

World-renowned pianist Jane Coop to perform in Langley

She was appointed to the Order of Canada and the Order of British Columbia

“Jane Coop, renowned concert pianist, to perform at Langley Community Music School’s Rose Gellert Hall on Saturday, January 28. (Special to Langley Advance Times)
Langley Community Music School’s upcoming string quartet is a special event for children and their caregivers. The annual Tunes for Tots is an annual concert. (Speical to Langley Advance Times)
Langley Community Music School’s upcoming string quartet is a special event for children and their caregivers. The annual Tunes for Tots is an annual concert. (Speical to Langley Advance Times)
The Chilliwack Symphony Orchestra presents Messiah in the Valley Dec. 9 to 16. (Submitted)

‘Messiah in the Valley’ by Chilliwack Symphony Orchestra returns with 4 concerts

Orchestra will perform annual Christmas concert in Chilliwack, Abbotsford, Surrey, Vancouver

The Chilliwack Symphony Orchestra presents Messiah in the Valley Dec. 9 to 16. (Submitted)
A live performance by oboist, Emma Ringrose, and renowned pianist, Mark Anderson is set to take place at the Rose Gellert Hall at 2:30 pm on Sunday, Nov. 27. (Special to Langley Advance Times)
A live performance by oboist, Emma Ringrose, and renowned pianist, Mark Anderson is set to take place at the Rose Gellert Hall at 2:30 pm on Sunday, Nov. 27. (Special to Langley Advance Times)
Flutist Bernard Blary and pianist Eric Hominick will perform at the Rose Gellert Hall in Langley at 2:30 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 6 as part of Langley Community Music School’s Concerts Cafe Classico series. (Special to Langley Advance Times)
Flutist Bernard Blary and pianist Eric Hominick will perform at the Rose Gellert Hall in Langley at 2:30 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 6 as part of Langley Community Music School’s Concerts Cafe Classico series. (Special to Langley Advance Times)
Daniel Hoodikoff with her sister, who was diagnosed with a rare disease years ago. Hoodikoff is raising funds for BC Children’s Hospital. (Special to Langley Advance Times)
Daniel Hoodikoff with her sister, who was diagnosed with a rare disease years ago. Hoodikoff is raising funds for BC Children’s Hospital. (Special to Langley Advance Times)
Wayne Rempel and Joel Dietrich are the frontmen for the tribute band Byrd Dawg. (Special to Langley Advance Times)
Wayne Rempel and Joel Dietrich are the frontmen for the tribute band Byrd Dawg. (Special to Langley Advance Times)
Musician Bruce Coughlan is raising money to make a multi-media documentary on the life and times of agricultural pioneer Sam Robertson. (Screen shot)
Musician Bruce Coughlan is raising money to make a multi-media documentary on the life and times of agricultural pioneer Sam Robertson. (Screen shot)
Langley’s Dallas Smith has been nominated for the CCMA awards in four categories. This could be his fourth year in a row winning the top entertainment title. (Jeff McIntosh/Special to the Langley Advance Times)
Langley’s Dallas Smith has been nominated for the CCMA awards in four categories. This could be his fourth year in a row winning the top entertainment title. (Jeff McIntosh/Special to the Langley Advance Times)
French horn musician and Royal Canadian Navy Naden Band member Alliszon Zaichkowski, right, plays one of her 20 conch shells during a jam session with her aunt, front left, and mother. Zaichkowski originally learned about the conch from William Golding’s Lord of the Flies and jokingly ordered her first one off eBay. (Courtesy of Alliszon Zaichkowski)

B.C. musician toots conch shell on Canada’s Got Talent; gets Howie Mandel’s support

James Bay resident builds on 21 years of French horn training

French horn musician and Royal Canadian Navy Naden Band member Alliszon Zaichkowski, right, plays one of her 20 conch shells during a jam session with her aunt, front left, and mother. Zaichkowski originally learned about the conch from William Golding’s Lord of the Flies and jokingly ordered her first one off eBay. (Courtesy of Alliszon Zaichkowski)
Carl Petersson, pianist will perform at Langley Community Music Schools on Sunday, April 3 at 3 p.m. (Special to Langley Advance Times)

Dynamic piano virtuoso to perform in Langley

The afternoon will include a pre-concert discussion

Carl Petersson, pianist will perform at Langley Community Music Schools on Sunday, April 3 at 3 p.m. (Special to Langley Advance Times)
Sherri Anne of the global band – Sister Speak – will perform solo on March 11 at Langley’s Bez Arts Hub. The concert will feature performances of classics from her first three albums and songs from her upcoming album. (Special to Langley Advance Times)

A global band comes to Langley

The lead singer will perform solo and share songs and stories from her upcoming album

Sherri Anne of the global band – Sister Speak – will perform solo on March 11 at Langley’s Bez Arts Hub. The concert will feature performances of classics from her first three albums and songs from her upcoming album. (Special to Langley Advance Times)