Orillia SS bands play joint concert

Orillia SS stage bands to play joint concert with Orillia Brassworks on Oct. 13
Posted on 10/10/2018

On Oct. 13, the intermediate and senior stage bands from Orillia Secondary School (OSS) will join the Orillia Brassworks at Geneva Event Centre to play a special concert as part of the Orillia Jazz Festival. Admission is by donation, with proceeds supporting the Orillia Youth Centre.

What: OSS and Orillia Brassworks joint concert
When: Oct. 13, 2 p.m.
Where: Geneva Event Centre, 16 West Street South, Orillia

In preparation for the show, the OSS stage bands, with invited musicians from Twin Lakes Secondary School, will work with JUNO award-winning saxophonist John Johnson at OSS on Oct. 12. Johnson is a member of the Faculty of Jazz Studies at Humber College, and has performed with numerous artists, including Aretha Franklin, Holly Cole and Diana Krall. Media are invited to attend the workshop, supported by Yamaha Canada and the Orillia Jazz Festival, beginning at 12 p.m. on Oct. 12. 

Laura Lee Matthie, music teacher, [email protected]
Laura Christie, music teacher, [email protected]