Philip Lowery – Phil passed away on Monday September 28 at home. Much loved husband of Joan. Devoted father of Michael, Christopher (Claire), and Kirsten Smith (Lloyd). Grandfather to Braedan Graham predeceased. Also grandfather to the newest adorable love of his life, Benjamin Smith. Brother to Thomas Lowery (Ruth) and to June (predeceased). In honour […]
Thanks to everyone who conducted the OWE for Culture Day! We had several audience members conduct us, and a special thanks to Peter who evoked our emotions. Culture Day is ongoing all day long downtown at Market Square. Check it out, its a great way to spend a beautiful fall day.
Check out the OWE Concert Series! Tickets now available
Save the Date! November 3, 2015 – Orillia Performs! Location: Orillia Opera House. All proceeds go to “Mariposians for Syrian Refugees” and Orillia Performing Arts Forum (OPAF). Performances by Orillians: Even Steven, Liz Anderson, Lance Anderson as well as the Orillia Vocal Ensemble, the Orillia Silver Band, and the Orillia Wind Ensemble. Contact the Orillia Opera […]
Thank you for the generosity of Aladdin Indian Cuisine and Orillia Floor Fashions for providing vans so we can move our Trillium Grant percussion equipment from the generously donated heated storage unit at Orillia Storage and to each performance. Keeping everything together, safe and warm definitely adds to the quality of sound!
This year the Orillia Wind Ensemble kicks off the Couchiching Park Concert Series – June 21, 2015 from 6:30pm – 8:30pm. The Orillia Silver Band, another Orillia Performing Arts Forum (OPAF) member takes the stage July 5th. The Orillia Parks, Recreation and Culture Department sponsors the series, held just a stone’s throw away from the scenic main beach area at Lake […]
The OWE, a community band in Orillia, Ontario is accepting applications for the paid position of Music Director starting in our 2016/17 season. Please submit applications by Aug. 15, 2015 to: Hugh Coleman, President Orillia Wind Ensemble Box 2416, Orillia, ON L3V 7A3 For information about the job description see http://www.cba-ontario.ca/owe/coming-soon-music-director-job-description/
Position Description: Orillia Wind Ensemble (OWE) Music Director Reference: OWE Constitution, dated 24 June 2013 (copy to be provided to candidates.) Annual Salary: To be negotiated. Start Date: September 2016 (although the successful candidate will be invited to participate in the 2016/2017 planning process.) Duties and Responsibilities: The Music Director will manage an Artistic Program […]
Orillia Wind Ensemble Goes to the Movies! Songs and Themes from Movies and Shows! Saturday february 21 at 7:30 pm at St. Paul’s United Church, Orillia. EARLY BIRD TICKET PRICING UNTIL FEBRUARY 7 ONLY Adults 17 Seniors $15 Students $5 at the Orillia Opera House box office www.orilliaoperahouse.ca 705-326-8011