June 29. Concert in the Park.

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Come out June 29th to see the Wind Ensemble perform at the Couchiching Park Aqua Theatre. The Orillia Wind Ensemble is third in a series of free Sunday night performances in the park. The series kicks off on June 15 with the Orillia Silver Band, followed by the Metropolitan Toronto Silver Band on June 22. […]

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May 24. Rachmaninoff’s 2nd Piano Concerto.

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May 24 the Wind Ensemble will be performing Rachmaninoff’s 2nd Piano Concerto at the Orillia Opera House. Tickets are available through the Opera House.

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Special THANK YOU!!

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Thank you for the generosity of Aladdin Indian Cuisine and Orillia Floor Fashions for providing vans so we can move our 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!

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Orillia Performing Arts Forum returns to the Opera House

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Its been a number of years since the Orillia Wind Ensemble has been able to afford to play in the Orillia Opera House.  Happily, this year will be different due to the efforts of OPAF – the Orillia Performing Arts Forum.  OPAF is comprised of 9 local groups and carries a surprising amount of weight […]

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OWE receives Trillium Foundation grant

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In their ongoing effort to helping build vibrant communities in Ontario, agency of the Government of Ontario, the Ontario Trillium Foundation recently awarded the Orillia Wind Ensemble a grant that will enable the OWE to purchase instruments for the percussion section, instruments that were previously on from the now demolished Park Street Collegiate. The OWE […]

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