Fall Concert - Canadian Forces String Ensemble

Enjoy the talented music and vocals of ACO member Sandra, and her fellow musicians from the string quintet of the Canadian Forces Central Band, along with special guest Garth Hampson.

Concert begins at 2PM.

Sponsored by Ars Nova.


Admission: Free Will Offering

There will be a Reception, sponsored by a local business, following the concert.

Many a splendid formal function in Canada's Capital, such as Royal Visits and Governor General Investitures at Government House, has been graced by the appearance of this outstanding musical ensemble. Enjoy a lovely autumn afternoon concert with the Canadian Forces String Ensemble as they present a programme of well-known favourites as well as a few surprises!


Program includes:

Brahms' Hungarian Dance No.1
Merry Widow Waltz
When You Come to the End of a Perfect Day
a medley of Joni Mitchell songs
World War Medley (with Garth Hampson)
Radetzky March

...and many more


Hope to see you there!


About Ars Nova

Ars Nova is a volunteer based arts group committed to innovation and excellence in classical music programming, inspiring us to present the world's finest emerging and established artists in the National Capital Region's most distinctive and beautiful venues.

See www.arsnova.ca

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  • Doug

    Fantastic performance Sandra! Really enjoyed your beautiful singing, and playing, and that of your group.

    October 21, 2012

  • A former member
    A former member

    Yes it was very good , very well attended. I can never find the group I spoke with Mandy from the group but unless we have a sign it is not easy to find you!!! Thursday at the play Cleopatra same thing, I wrote a comment to Victor but it goes to info meet up which no one reads so how do we write directly to the organizer.

    October 21, 2012

  • John

    The music was wonderfull

    October 21, 2012

  • A former member
    A former member

    Very Very Good, really enjoyed it. Thank you. ****

    October 21, 2012

  • A former member
    A former member

    Almost perfect in skill and variety. The only exception was the female singer, who sang well but lacked the power to compete with her accompaniment.

    October 21, 2012

  • philip G.

    Superb musicians.

    October 21, 2012

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