Yardbird Suite Presents...
10th Anniversary Concert
To celebrate this milestone is performing a concert featuring music from both CDs as well as new pieces by Astor Piazzolla and Kent Sangster. Join us at the Yardbird Suite, on Monday, June 8, 2015th at 7:30 p.m.
The 10th Anniversary concert will feature some of Edmonton’s finest musicians: Kent Sangster (director/saxophones), Joanna Ciapka-Sangster (violin), Neda Yamach (violin), Rhonda Henshaw (viola), Ronda Metszies (cello), John Taylor (double bass), Chris Andrew (piano), and Jamie Cooper (drums).
Tickets are $25 at the door - $20 in advance - $17.50 students/seniors 65+ (plus service fees) and can be purchased through TIX on the Square at 780-420-1757 or online at www.tixonthesquare.ca.
Read the full press release here.
We're Back From Our Tour!
We are back from our tour in Europe and are very anxious to see you all, play for you again, and share our stories from the trip!
"The Obsessions Octet performed as part of the 10th Annual International Festival of the Aegean on the Island of Syros (Greece) July 2014 in two appearances-----it was a great and impressive success. These extraordinary, virtuosic and creative visiting artists brought an elegance and uniqueness to the Festival which which was simply amazing. They are world-unique and we look forward to having them return soon."
—Peter Tiboris, General Director & Music Director MidAm International Inc., Festival of the Aegean in Syros, Greece
With this in mind, we are very happy to invite you to a concert organized by the Polish Culture Society of Edmonton (TKP) as a part of their Annual Festival of Polish Culture.
The event called CLASSICAL-TANGO-JAZZ will take place on OCTOBER 5th at 3:00 pm on the lower level of the POLISH HALL at 10960-104 Street in Edmonton. During this concert we will perform some of the highlights from the tour – new and old compositions by Kent Sangster, as well as music by Astor Piazzolla, Chucho Valdes, Cole Porter and Frederic Chopin!
Tickets are $20 general admission and $10 for seniors/students. They can be purchased through TIX on the Square at 780-420-1757 or online at www.tixonthesquare.ca as well as at the door. Please note: TKP members are free
More information can be found in English on our website at www.obsessionsoctet.com or in Polish at www.tkpedmonton.com.
Attached to this email is a poster announcing the concert. Feel free to print it for yourself, post it in your community and/or pass it on to friends and family who would enjoy our music. Also attached is surprise from Greece…
We hope to see you all on October 5th and until then we hope you enjoy the beautiful, warm autumn weather.
Yours, with best regards, Obsessions Octet