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Midsummer’s Night Celebration
juin 21, 2015 @ 4:00 - 7:00$25
Due to illness Joni Lynn Peters unfortunately had to cancel her performance for our Midsummer’s Night Celebration tomorrow, June 21st.
The show will go on!
Instead of a picnic style afternoon we will be enjoying appetizers and wine accompanied by principal pianist Arnold Draper as well as Opera Kelowna’s group ensembles and soloists. Music will start at 4:30pm.
If you would still like to attend all tickets will be $25 including wine and food.
Please contact Deborah Battrum email@example.com if you prefer reimbursement,
We plan to reschedule Joni Lynn Peters at a later date this season. Thank you for your patience regarding this matter.
Old Friends Canada is excited to announce…
MIDSUMMER’S NIGHT CELEBRATION
Date: Sunday, June 21st
Time: 4:00 – 7:00pm
Place: Apple Flats Farm
Old Friends Canada Society is excited to announce Opera Kelowna’s Candesca singers and pianist Arnold Draper. In a Canadian premiere, Grand Prix dressage rider Joni Lynn Peterswill perform with her equine partner, Travolta, to the accompaniment of
Celebrate the longest day of the year with a relaxing afternoon with your choice of picnic lunch, wine, and outstanding talent. Located in beautiful Lake Country, BC, this event is a perfect way to spend the summer solstice. All proceeds from this event contribute to local non-profits including Old Friends Canada and Opera Kelowna with a share of the fundraising to support Joni Lynn Peters.
Please join us! This event will be outdoors so please bring your best picnic wares.
Joni Lynn Peters
Joni Lynn Peters is a Nationally Certified Coach ( NCCP and CAC ) in both Dressage and Eventing. She is an accomplished horsewoman with International competition experience in two Olympic disciplines; Dressage and Three Day Eventing. With her equine partner « Travolta » the pair achieved their certificate of capability at the Olympic Selection Trials for London 2012, and were the highest placing Canadian pair at the Pan Am Selection Trials in the entire California winter Dressage Circuit of 2015.
Artistic Director and founder Alexandra Babbel’s CANDESCA is an award-winning singing ensemble based in Kelowna. Selected by audition, members have musical backgrounds that vary from high level instrumentalists and composers to musical theatre performers and actors. Members have excelled in competitions both vocally and instrumentally and serve as cultural ambassadors in our community and abroad.
In the course of a multi-faceted career, Mr. Draper has given solo recitals and chamber music concerts throughout Britain and has performed for BBC Radio/TV and British Commercial Television. From 1974-1989 he was a teaching and performing member of the music faculty at Cardiff University, Wales.