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CD Release Tour - Return to Hornby Island
This acoustic ensemble with a cult-like following has wandered from the underground of bohemian Victoria, in Canada’s lush west coast, to a new, refined sound crafted by years of constant performing and touring together... MORE
Internationally renowned for their warm and engaging stage presence, impeccable musicianship, and unique perspective on ensemble singing, Musica Intima has earned a reputation as Canada’s most exciting vocal ensemble. ... MORE
Founded and led by pianist Catherine Wilson, Ensemble Vivant, “Canada’s Chamber Music Treasure” (Toronto Star), has dazzled audiences worldwide with innovative, genre-diverse programming both in concert and on their many recordings for almost three decades... MORE
Ivan Tucakov and Tambura Rasa, accompanied by the classical pianist Oriana White, a quartet (violin, viola, cello, flute and saxophone) percussionist and a flamenco dancer will take you on a journey through Spain, the Balkans, Middle East, Africa and beyond... MORE
Canadian pianist Sarah Hagen has been heard in concert halls and on the airwaves to critical acclaim throughout North America and Europe. Her interpretations have been described as "outstandingly inventive," performed with "infinite skill."... MORE
How YOU can support the Festival Concert Series to be ongoing
Having additional support from community businesses and patrons speaks volumes to ensure the sustainability of arts organization endeavors. Concert Series sponsors are acknowledged on the series programme, the website, press releases, individual concert programs and onstage before mainstage performances. Contact the Box Office to show your support.
Volunteering is an excellent way to show your support and keep live music happening year round. There are many invaluable volunteer jobs – contact the office to get involved.
Your ongoing membership is important. It makes it possible for the Hornby Festival to present high caliber performances in the off season as well.
Be the first to buy your Hornby Festival Society Membership for the 2015 Season, order it online or by phoning the office at 250-335-2734
A big thank you to everyone who made this year's festival such a big success. Stay tuned for our upcoming off-season shows!
Don’t forget to like the Hornby Festival Society on facebook or follow us on twitter #hornbyfestival.
... the Hornby Festival has grown into an acclaimed 10-day event. Our programming includes classical, jazz, world beat and traditional genres of music, modern dance, childrens' programming, theatre and spoken word. Join us for Festival 2014 as we continue to bring leading and innovative world class artists to our stages.
This 10-day world-class event has been named one of the top five festivals in Canada (Aeroplan Magazine) and one of the top 5 cultural events in BC (Macleans). We enjoy stunning performances against the beautiful backdrop of the mountains, ocean and rolling hayfields at Olsen Farm and at Hornby Island's charming Community Hall.