Thursday, October 16, 2014

Cello Extravaganza lll: Benefit Concert For An Instrument For Every Child and Blooms For Africa

This special event will be hosted by Juno Award winner Kellylee Evans.


Co-produced by 5 at the First and The Hamilton Cello Club

Five At The First’s third CELLO EXTRAVAGANZA III will feature its largest cello orchestra to date, with over 100 cellists from across Southern Ontario conducted by Cynthia Carey and accompanied by Rachel Derry. The playbill will include Bach Solo Cello Suites, U2, Casals’ Song of the Birds, arrangements by 2CELLOS, Saint-Saens’ The Swan, Jazz, and Popper’s Requiem, to name a few....culminating in a new collaboration with Kellylee Evans!


Blooms for Africa is Canadian grandmothers raising funds for African grandmothers caring for children orphaned due to HIV/AIDS. An Instrument For Every Child provides elementary school children in Hamilton's inner-city with qualified instrumental instruction during school hours.

Sunday, October 19, 3.30pm
Compass Point Bible Church, 1500 Kerns Rd, Burlington ON

Tickets $25 regular, $15 youth 16 and under

In person at:
Different Drummer, 513 Locust St. Burlington, 905-639-0925
Bryan Prince Book Store, 1060 King St. W., Westdale, 905-528-4508
Carnegie Gallery, 10 King St. West, Dundas, 905-627-4265
La Jardeniere Flower Shop, 246 Locke St., 905-529-5909

For more information, you can visit the event Facebook page

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