K-6

Peter and the Wolf

Performance by Quintroversy Woodwind Quintet To many, classical music is perceived as a stuffy and snooty affair BUT Quintroversy, like many classical ensembles, is changing this stigma one performance at a time! The program begins with the traditional symphonic work of Mozart’s Magic Flute Overture to get young imaginations fluttering with sounds, melodies, pictures, colours,…

Quintroversy Woodwind Quintet

REVIVING THE CLASSICS FOR A NEW GENERATION Quintroversy is Artistic Director Shaelyn Archibald, flute; Danielle Johannes, oboe; Jessica Tse, clarinet; Megan Morris, bassoon; and Amanda Bolger, French horn. The group was formed with the mission to introduce classical music to young people in a fun and open atmosphere. All five instrumentalists were [...]

Imagination on the Loose! (L’imagination en cavale!)

Performance by Nathalie Vachon Follow Nathalie as she spins original tales that will engage, inspire and tickle the funny bone. In the realm of a story anything is possible! Mirabelle’s dress holds magical powers, there’s a giraffe in the car, a blanket of darkness has covered the sky, Edgar has forgotten his shoes and Madeleine…

A song in your Heart (Une chanson dans votre coeur)

Performance by Jack Grunsky Sing and dance with Jack. He weaves his music magic into the hearts of children and adults alike with memorable melodies, poetic lyrics and toe-tapping fun.

Windows to the World

Performed by Jack Grunsky Jack's songs open windows to the world and nurture a sense of respect and appreciation for each other and our environment. He engages students with sing-a-long songs and a variety of different instruments, including the African mbira, Middle East frame drum, Egyptian tambourine and more. Watch this clip for the Penguin…

Gift of Wings

Performed by Jack Grunsky Jack's uplifting songs teach peace and harmony, and he believes that singing and making music empowers children with a sense of self-worth. The lyrics of his song Gift of Wings (his "thank-you" song for teachers) set the tone: "Teach the joy of learning to make the magic last. I'll take into…