As part of its ongoing and widespread support for young music makers, Denis Wick is very proud to support MusicFest Canada in its inspiring work for young Canadian musicians and sponsors the Denis Wick Canadian Wind Orchestra /L’orchestre a vent Canadien Denis Wick 2022, which is made up of some of Canada’s finest young wind players. It is conducted by two brilliant music educators and renowned conductors, Dr Mark Hopkins and Dr Gillian MacKay. This year the live event at the National Finals had to be cancelled because of COVID restrictions,
Denis Wick is proud to sponsor the Denis Wick Canadian Wind Orchestra, who will be performing in Toronto this May. Chris Gongos, the Principal Horn of the Toronto Symphony Orchestra, will be the guest soloist for their concert on Friday 18th May at the Isabel Bader Theatre at the University of Toronto. He will performing a work by one of Canada’s leading composers for wind instruments, Elizabeth Raum’s ‘Sherwood Legend’ for Horn and Band. A great Canadian soloist playing a beautiful Canadian work with lots of talented young Canadian players!