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Workshop 2019

The Winnipeg Pops Orchestra and the Brandon Community Orchestra proudly hosted their bi-annual joint-workshop from September 27 to 29th, 2019.

Location: The workshop was held at the Brandon University School of Music in Brandon MB.

Pictures from the Workshop Weekend

    WPO - BCO Joint Workshop    
Friday night intro with Robert Richardson Jr.
  Getting ready for the first read-through   A fine group of instrumentalists
Woodwinds all around   Brassy brass folks   Percussive percussion
A selection of strings   Lunchtime means rest time   The food was wonderful
Fiona, Robert, and Josias   Robert addresses the audience   Final pose before performing
The 2019 Orchestra


Our guest conductor was Robert Richardson Jr. (Brandon University
Eckhardt-GramattéConservatory of Music
). Our clinicians were:

• Violin/Viola - Robert Richardson Jr.
• Low Strings - Leanne Zacharias - Brandon University
• Woodwinds - Julie Husband - PTSD / U of M / CMU
• Brass - William Gordon - Brandon University
• Percussion - Melissa Ballard- Brandon School Division

Our Schedule

For the safety of our audiences and members, The WPO is taking a break from live concerts for both the 2020 Winter season, and the 2021 Summer season. Please watch this page for updates.

Looking forward to making music for you again...


Lions Place Spring Concert- 610 Portage Avenue
Thursday April 23rd, 2020, 7:00 pm
(Private Performance)

Bethania Mennonite - 1045 Concordia Ave
Saturday April 25th, 2019 - 2:30pm
(Private Performance)

Simkin Centre - 1 Falcon Ridge Drive
Thursday April 30th, 2020 - 6:30pm
(Private Performance)

Tuxedo Villa Extendicare - 2060 Corydon Ave.
Thursday, May 14th, 7:00pm
(Private Performance)

Riverview Health Centre - 1 Morley Ave.
Thursday May 21st, 2020 - 7:00pm
(Private Performance)

St. Amant Centre - 440 River Rd.
Thursday May 28th, 2020 - 6:30pm
(Private Performance)

The Forks Market - "Under the Canopy"
Forks Community Band Festival
Saturday, May 30th, 2020 - 7:00 - 8:30pm
Free Public Performance!

Niverville Community Concert - Niverville Heritage Center
100 Heritage Trail, Niverville MB
Sunday June 7th, 2020 - 2:00pm
Free Community Concert!
Watch this page for upcoming details!

Shaftesbury Park Retirement Residence, 905 Shaftesbury Blvd.
Thursday, June 11th, 2020 - 7:00pm
(Private Performance)

Lyric Theatre Summer Concert Series, Assiniboine Park
Thursday, June 25th, 2020 - 7:00pm
(Free Public Performance)


Lions Place Winter Concert- 610 Portage Avenue
November, 2020, 7:00 pm (Date TBA)
(Private Performance)

Villa Aulneau, 601 Aulneau St.
Thursday, November 26th, 2020 - 7:15pm
(Private Performance)

Krist Kindlmarket
November, 2020 at 3:00 p.m. (Date TBA)
Fort Garry Place - 85 Garry St.
(Free Public Performance)

Winnipeg Pops 2020 Christmas Variety Concert
Centre culturel franco-manitobain - Pauline-Boutal Hall
340 Provencher Boulevard
Saturday, December 19, 2020 - 7:00pm to 9:30pm
Public Performance
(watch this page for ticket details...)


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