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Below – a copy the blog from our previous site, some nice memories from the recent past:


The Playdown held on June 2nd, 2014 at Woodroffe High School

Pre-Twinkle Group:

 

 

 

 

 

Cello/Viola French Folk Song:

 

 

 

 

 

Stellae
Carmen Medley (Bizet)

 

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Arrival of the Queen of Sheba (Handel)
Serenade (Schubert)

 

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Book 4
Concerto in A minor, 3rd movement (Vivaldi)

 

Book 3
Bourree
Gavotte (Martini)

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Book 2
Minuet (Boccherini)
The Two Grenadiers
Chorus from Judas Maccabaeus

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Book 1
Minuet 1
Andantino

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Long, Long Ago (in D)
Lightly Row (2 verses, in D)

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Lightly Row
Grashopper Twinkle
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Twinkle Theme (in D)

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Photos of the Stellae Boreales and the Fine Tuners from the Kiwanis Festival, April, 2014

1. Junior Performance Group B – The Arrival of the Queen of Sheba

 

 

 

 

 

 

2. Junior Performance Group – Finish Tango

 

 

 

 

 

 

3. Stellae Boreales Intermediate Group – Can Can

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

4. Stellae Boreales Senior Group – Concerto for Four Violins in C Major

 

 

 

 

 

 

5. Stellae Boreales Senior Group – Concerto for Four Violins in C Major 1

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

6. Stellae Boreales Senior Group – Concerto for Four Violins in C Major 2

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

7. Stellae Boreales Senior Group – Concerto for Four Violins in C Major 3

 

 


2013 Kiwanis Competition Congratulations

Congratulations to all of our Ottawa Suzuki Strings Kiwanis competitors!
Jae Won Seo and teacher Elaine Klimasko  Advanced Strings Trophy Winner – Kinsmen Club Shield
Alisa Klebanov and teacher Rosemarie Klimasko Senior Strings Trophy Winner –  Edythe Young Brown Trophy
Evan Ren and teacher Serhii Vyhovskyi

More Competion Results

Jae Won, (student of Elaine Klimasko)

  • Qualified for the CMC National Competition Final Competition – Advanced Level

Senior Division – Strings

Simi-Sutton Pollock (student of Rosemarie Klimasko)

  • Laurentian Chapter IODE Scholarship
  • Invited to participate in 2012 Kiwanis Provincial Competition Gr. 9 Level

Alisa, (student of Rosemarie Klimasko)

  • Ida Blander Memorial Scholarship

Junior / Intermediate Division – Strings

Ethan,  (student of Rosemarie Klimasko)

  • Betts Family Scholarship

OSS 2012 Kiwanis Congratulations

Congratulations to all of our Ottawa Suzuki Strings Kiwanis Festival competitors! In particular, well done Kiwanis Senior Strings trophy winner, Jerry, pictured below with teacher Elaine Klimasko.

OSS 2011 Kiwanis Highlights

Winner of George Piers Trophy for Junior Strings: Delia Li (studio teacher Serhii Vyhovskyi)


Students forwarded to Provincial Finals: (from left) Jerry Wang (Senior), Maria-Sophia Pera (Intermediate), Evan Ren (Intermediate), Jae-Won Seo (Advanced)