THE TRIBUTE TO GABRIEL KNEY WAS A STUNNING MUSICAL AND CULTURAL EVENT.
The classic St. John the Evangelist church venue in which we honoured the craftsmanship of Gabriel Kney and his fellow organ buiders was the site of a remarkable fusion of great music and human endeavour. We all were spellbound by the capability of the Kney organ itself to produce the sounds from scores written years ago by Bach, Mendelssohn, Cabina and Cook when transferred to the keyboard by Michael Bloss and Angus Sinclair. The ambience of the evening was set by the welcome by Reverend Hutchison-Hounsell, and the heartfelt words about the Kney organ by music director Dr. Allan Bevin. Renée Silberman's program notes added to the understanding of the significance of the evening. The standing ovation for Micael Bloss and Angus Sinclair was shared by Gabriel Kney. Those of us in attendance recognized that this was a unique opportunity for Londoners to hear wonderful music and to honour one of our own.

OUR 2016-17 SEASON is BELOW.

LOTS OF EXCITING MUSIC IN MARCH 2017 (See the whole season on the Special News column on the right)

Friday, March 3, 8P.M. Wolf Performance Hall, Jeffrey Concerts, Simon Aldrich, clarinet, Janelle Fung, piano
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Saturday, March 4, 2017, 8 P.M., St.John the Evangelist Church, 280 St. James St., Serenata Music, A tribute to London Organ Maker Gabriel Kney,with Angus Sinclair and Michael Bloss playing the Kney organ.
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Saurdy, March 4, 7:30 P.M. Aeolian hall, London Pro Musica, with a Few Good Men.
Sunday March 5 2.00 P.M. Aeolian Hall, London Concert Band, Starburst 5 Spotlight on Youth.
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Sunday, March 5, 3 P.M. Dundas Street Centre United Church, London Community Orchestra.
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Sunday, March 5, 2 P.M. Mocha Shrine Centre, Western jazz Ensemble.
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Sunday, March 5, First St. Andrew’s Unite Church, Amabile choirs.
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Wednesday, March 8, 8P.M., Aeolian Hall, The Vienna Boys Choir
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Wednesday, March 15, 12:30 p.m.
von Kuster Hall, UWO. Adam Unsworth, Horn, Willis Deloney, piano.
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Wednesday, 15 March, 2017, 6:30 pm, Museum London, WePlayOn musicians and Payadora Tango Ensemble
Daniel Warren, conductor
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Monday, March 20, 12:30 p.m.
von Kuster Hall, UWO Peter Vinograde, pianist
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Saturday, March 25, 8 P.M. Wolf Performance Hall, Jeffrey Concerts, Marie -Josée Lord, soprano, Hughes Cloutier, piano.
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Tuesday, March 28, 8 P.M. Aeolian Hall, Tafelmusik,
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Wednesday, March 29, 12:30 p.m. Paul Davenport Theatre, UWO, Western Symphonic Band
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Thursday, March 30 8 P.M. Paul Davenport Theatre, UWO, Western Jazz Ensemble.
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Friday, March 31, 8 p.m, Paul Davenport Theatre, UWO, Western Wind ensemble.
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Please see our SPECIAL NEWS SECTION for details and tell your friends to look at our website for regular updates.


THE 2016-17 SERENATA MUSIC CONCERT SEASON

Wednesday, November 23, 2016, 8 P.M. 104 Regent St. Scott St. John, violin, James Sommerville, French horn, Peter Longworth, piano. Limited seating.

Saturday, January 21, 2017, 8 P.M., Wolf Hall. Joel Quarrington, double bass, Peter Longworth, piano.

Friday, February 17, 2017, 8 P.M.Wolf Hall. Jan Lisiecki, piano.

Saturday, March 4, 2017, 8 P.M., St.John the Evangelist Church, 280 St. James St. (at Wellington) A tribute to London Organ Maker Gabriel Kney, with Angus Sinclair and Michael Bloss playing the Kney organ.

Saturday, May 6, 2017, Wolf Hall, 8 P.M. Sarah Davis Buechner, piano.

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Wednesday, November 23, 2016, 8 P.M.


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Featured

Our next contribution to the Canada 150 Sesquicentennial Celebration features will feature pianist Sarah David Buchner
Saturday, May 6, at 8 P.M. Wolf Performance Hall, will bring Sarah Davis Buechner, well known pianist back to our stage and to London. A winner of many prestigious competitions, with a large and varied repertoire, and acclaimed recordings, Ms. Davis Buechner always delights London audiences.
Tickets will be on sale shortly.

We continue with our sesquicentennial programming by presenting four major concerts mainly at the Wolf Performance Hall in the winter and spring of 2017. All of our concerts have a Canadian connection.

Saturday, January 21, 2017, 8 P.M., Wolf Performance Hall. Internationally recognized Joel Quarrington, double bass, and Peter Longworth, piano

Friday, February 17, 2017, 8 P.M., Wolf Hall. Jan Lisiecki; Sensational young Canadian pianist.
http://www.janlisiecki.com

Saturday, March 4, 2017, 8 P.M., St.John the Evangelist Church; A tribute to London Organ Maker Gabriel Kney, with Angus Sinclair (http://www.stpaulscathedral.on.ca/music/music-staff/angus-sinclair) and Michael Bloss (http://www.organixconcerts.ca/2006/bios/michaelBloss.html) playing the Kney organ. To appreciate Mr. Kney's contributions please see http://londonyodeller.ca/london/gabriel-kney-organ-builder-master-craftsman/

Saturday, May 6, 2017, Wolf Hall, 8 P.M. Sarah Davis Buechner, piano; A welcome return to London and to our stage. http://saradavisbuechner.com/

SPECIAL NEWS!
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2017
Friday, March 3, 8P.M. Wolf Performance Hall, Jeffrey Concerts, Simon Aldrich, clarinet, Janelle Fung, piano
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Saturday, March 4, 2017, 8 P.M., St.John the Evangelist Church, 280 St. James St., Serenata Music, A tribute to London Organ Maker Gabriel Kney,with Angus Sinclair and Michael Bloss playing the Kney organ.
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Saurdy, March 4, 7:30 P.M. Aeolian hall, London Pro Musica, with a Few Good Men.
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Sunday, March 5, 3 P.M. German Canadian Club of London, Opera Gala, Don Wright Faculty of Music singers.
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Sunday March 5 2.00 P.M. Aeolian Hall, London Concert Band, Starburst 5 Spotlight on Youth.
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Sunday, March 5, 3 P.M. Dundas Street Centre United Church, London Community Orchestra.
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Sunday, March 5, 2 P.M. Mocha Shrine Centre, Western jazz Ensemble.
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Sunday, March 5, First St. Andrew’s Unite Church, Amabile choirs.
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Wednesday, March 8, 8P.M., Aeolian Hall, The Vienna Boys Choir
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Wednesday, March 15, 12:30 p.m.
von Kuster Hall, UWO. Adam Unsworth, Horn, Willis Deloney, piano.
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Wednesday, 15 March, 2017, 6:30 pm, Museum London, WePlayOn musicians and Payadora Tango Ensemble
Daniel Warren, conductor
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Monday, March 20, 12:30 p.m.
von Kuster Hall, UWO Peter Vinograde, pianist
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Saturday, March 25, 8 P.M. Wolf Performance Hall, Jeffrey Concerts, Marie -Josée Lord, soprano, Hughes Cloutier, piano.
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Tuesday, March 28, 8 P.M. Aeolian Hall, Tafelmusik,
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Wednesday, March 29, 12:30 p.m. Paul Davenport Theatre, UWO, Western Symphonic Band
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Thursday, March 30 8 P.M. Paul Davenport Theatre, UWO, Western Jazz Ensemble.
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Friday, March 31, 8 p.m, Paul Davenport Theatre, UWO, Western Wind ensemble.
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Saturday, April 1 2 p.m. Paul Davenport Theatre, UWO, Western Symphony Orchestra.
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Saturday, April 1, 2017, 8pm Wesley-Knox United Church, Karen Schuessler Singers, Celebrating Canada at 150
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Saturday, April 8, 2017. Aeolian hall, Clark Bryant, Marilyn Miller, pianos.
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Sunday, 9 April, 2017, 3:30 pm, Metropolitan United Church, WePlayOn musicians, Franklin Brasz, conductor, Barbara Fulton, Alexis Gordon, Marcus Nance, guest soloists
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Sunday, April 23, 2 P.M., Banting SS, Encore the Concert Band
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Friday, April 21, 8 P.M. Wolf Performance Hall, Jeffrey Concerts, New Orford String Quartet
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Saturday April 22,P.M.7:30 pm
May 5, Aeolian Hall, The Rebel Heart Collective
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Saturday April 22, 2017 7:30 P.M. St. James Westminster Anglican Church, Brass Roots, From Time to Time.
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Sunday, April 23, 2 P.M. 2 P.M. Banting SS, Encore, The Concert Band.
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Saturday, May 6, 2017, Wolf Performance Hall, Serenata Music, 8 P.M. Sarah Davis Buechner, piano.
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Sunday, May 7, 3 P.M. Dundas Street Centre United Church, London Community Orchestra.
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Saturday, May 13, 8 P.M. Wolf Performance Hall, Jeffrey Concerts, Pacifica Quartet
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Saturday, May 13, First St. Andrew’s United Church, London Pro Musica, Proms.
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Saturday, May 27, Oakridge Presbyterian Church, Junior Amiable Singers and Amiable De Capo Choir.
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Saturday, June 1, 8 P.M.
Sunday, June 2, 3 P.M.
Wesley-Knox United Church, Karen Schuessler Singers
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Saturday, June 3, 2017, 6:00 P.M. New St. James Presbyterian Church, London, Junior Amabile Singers & Amabile Da Capo Choir, True North
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Sunday, June 4, 2 P.M. Banting SS, Encore, The Concert Band.
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Sunday, June 4, 2017, 2:30 pm
First-St. Andrew’s United Church, London, Amabile Youth Singers & Prima: Amabile Women’s Choir, Strong and Free
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Sunday, June 11, St.John the Divine Parish, Amiable Youth and Amiable women;’s choirs.
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Saurday, June 17, Aeolian Hall, The Rebel Heart Collective