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* Events funded by grant from the Community Foundation of Ottawa for OSS’ project “Building Bridges With Music

July 31, August 8, 14, 21, 29: Ottawa Boys and Girls Club*

Ania Hejnar leads vocal workshop “Everyone Can Sing” for children at the Ron Kolbus Clubhouse. The 4 workshops prepare the participants to perform in the August 29 Talent Show.


Wednesday August 9: Ottawa Public Library – Kanata Hazeldean branch*

OSS teachers and students give mini concert and string petting zoo (violin, cello and guitar) in the Meeting Room


Wednesday August 2: Ottawa Public Library – Kanata Beaverbrook branch*

OSS teachers and students give mini concert and string petting zoo (violin, cello and guitar) in Children’s Area


Sunday July 16: Music & Beyond Festival*

OSS teachers and students give mini concert and string petting zoo (violin, cello and guitar) at Music and Beyond’s Ottawa Family Music Expo


Thursday June 15: National Gallery of Canada*

Stellae Boreales performs at public opening of new Canadian and Indigenous Galleries


Wednesday June 14: National Gallery of Canada*

Stellae Boreales performs at VIP opening of new Canadian and Indigenous Galleries


Sunday June 11: National Gallery of Canada

Stellae Boreales fundraising concert


Saturday June 10: Sivarulrasa Gallery, Almonte

Fine Tuners performs at the vernissage for “Public Spaces”


Sunday May 21: Tulip Festival

Fine Tuners performs in Commissioners Park


Wednesday May 17: Rotary Club of Nepean-Kanata; Woodroffe United Church

Stellae Boreales performs at Music for Many fundraising concert


Saturday May 13: Ottawa International Children’s Festival

OSS students representing the entire school from Pre-twinklers to Stellae Boreales perform on the 100 Watt Earth Stage


Wednesday May 10: Embassy of Chile

OSS Guitarists perform at the residence of the Chilean Ambassador


Wednesday May 3: Alta Vista Public School*

String workshop led by Lisa Moody in partnership with Alta Vista Public School’s strings music program; Members of Fine Tuners participate


Saturday April 29: Kiwanis Music Festival

OSS groups perform in the Kiwanis Music Festival Suzuki Ensemble classes


Sunday March 26: NACOKinderconcert

OSS Guitarists and Fine Tuners give pre-concert performances for NAC Kinderconcerts


March 9 – 18: Buenos Aires, Argentina

Stellae Boreales tour to Buenos Aires, Argentina


Saturday April 2: Rotary Club Fundraising Concert at First Unitarian Congregation

Stellae Boreales performs at Rotary Club fundraising concert for the eradication of polio


Saturday March 4: NACO Family Adventure Series (FAS)*

Fine Tuners helps with string petting zoo and Stellae Boreales gives pre-concert performances


Saturday February 25: CHEO Children’s Gala*

OSS Community Concert Group


Sunday February 19: NACOKinderconcert

OSS Violinists Books 1-4 give pre-concert performances for NAC Kinderconcerts


Sunday February 12: NAC Le Salon

Stellae Boreales performs at the Hopes & Dreams Gala Luncheon Fundraiser, a joint fundraiser for Stellae Boreales’ tour to Argentina and the Almonte General Hospital Obstetrics Department


Friday February 3: National Arts Centre*

Stellae Boreales perfoms in lobby before NACO main series concert


Saturday January 21: Federation of Ottawa Chinese Canadian Community Organizations*

Stellae Boreales performs in concert at Algonquin College Theatre celebrating the Chinese New Year

* Events funded by grant from the Community Foundation of Ottawa for OSS’ project “Building Bridges With Music

Thursday December 22: Hillel Lodge*

OSS Community Concert Group


Sunday December 18: The Court at Barrhaven*

Stellae Boreales


Friday December 16: Carlingwood Residence

OSS Community Concert Group


Saturday December 10: Ottawa Guitar Society, Tabaret Hall, University of Ottawa

OSS Guitarists perform at a concert as part of the Ottawa Guitar Society’s Concert Series


Thursday December 8: National Gallery of Canada

Stellae Boreales performs at annual Tree Lighting Ceremony


Monday December 5: Amica at Westboro Park

Fine Tuners (Junior Violin Performance Group)


 

Saturday November 26: Trinity United Church

Stellae Boreales fundraising concert


Sunday November 20: NACOKinderconcert

OSS Violinists Books 1-4 give pre-concert performances for NAC Kinderconcerts


Sunday November 6: Shenkman Arts Centre

Stellae Boreales (Senior Violin Performance Group) performs at Café Classico


Sunday June 12: National Gallery of Canada Auditorium

Stellae Boreales performs fundraising concert to support 2015-2016 tour to Stratford, Ontario.


Saturday June 11: Westboro Fuse

OSS Community Concert Group


Saturday May 21: St. James Anglican Church, Stratford, Ontario

Stellae Boreales performs concert that includes three combined pieces with Stratford Strings Academy students and two performances by Stratford Strings Academy students.


Sunday May 8: Carlingwood Retirement Residence

OSS Community Concert Group


Saturday April 16: Kiwanis Music Festival

OSS Group Classes perform at Kiwanis Music Festival in Suzuki Ensemble Classes


Sunday April 10: NAC Pre-Kinderconcert Performance

Violin 3/4 led by Sarah Williams

Violin 2/3 led by Kiri Hauck


Saturday April 2: Rotary Club Fundraising Concert at First Unitarian Congregation

Stellae Boreales performs at Rotary Club fundraising concert for the eradication of polio


Tuesday March 29: TD Canada Trust, Emerald Plaza Branch

Stellae Boreales & younger OSS students perform to help celebrate TD Music Week


Sunday March 20: Wizard of Oz musical

Rideau Park United Church

Directors: Ania Hejnar and Iain Macpherson 

Accompanist: Judith Ginsburg

Performers:  OSS students and students from the community


Sunday March 6: Shenkman Arts Centre Café Classico

Stellae Boreales performed at Café Classico


Sunday February 21: NAC Pre-Kinderconcert Performance

Violin 1/2 led by Ania Hejnar

Violin 1B led by Natasha MacDonald 


Saturday February 13: NAC

Masterclasses given by OSS faculty members for Stratford Strings Academy students; Stellae Boreales joint rehearsal with Stratford Strings Academy students


Saturday February 13: NAC Family Adventure Series Concert

Stellae Boreales played on red carpet stage

OSS students helped with String Petting Zoo

 

Saturday December 19: Duke of Devonshire Retirement Residence

Stellae Boreales performs


Thursday December 17: Carlingwood Retirement Residence

OSS Community Concert Group


Sunday December 13: NAC Pre-Kinderconcert Performance

Viola 1 led by Olivier Philippe-Auguste


Thursday December 3: National Gallery Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony

Stellae Boreales performs at National Gallery Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony


Sunday November 15: NAC Pre-Kinderconcert Performance 

Fine Tuners led by Lisa Moody

Guitar 1/2 led by Adam Cicchillitti


Sunday November 8: Shenkman Arts Centre Café Classico

Stellae Boreales performs at Café Classico