Announcing the Winner!

I am pleased to report that we at The Valley Concert Society are well ahead of last year’s pace in subscription renewals. We have held the draw for a free subscription among all those who subscribed by June 30. The … Read More

Free Subscription and AGM

  The Valley Concert Society enjoyed a highly successful season in 2018/19 based on very positive reviews of the concerts and on an increase of 30% in attendance. A sincere thank you to the many who contributed to that success … Read More

Clarifying The Reserving of Seats

  The Valley Concert Society introduced the option to reserve seats for the first time this past season. Feedback was by and large positive throughout the year. In the transition to the coming season, we have become aware of some … Read More

And the Two Shall Become One

There is a form of two-piano entertainment, often including singing, which is promoted as “dueling pianos”. It embodies a sense of rivalry and competition. One-upmanship becomes a game between the participants. We had two pianos at the Matsqui Centennial Auditorium … Read More

A Note About Reserved Seating

A Note About Reserved Seating During the current Valley Concert Society season, the board introduced reserved seating as a benefit of membership. For each membership of $10 purchased, we reserved one seat which was yours for the duration of the … Read More

Bergmann Duo Caps a Great Season

  The Bergmann Duo will put an exclamation mark on a wonderful season for The Valley Concert Society when they perform at the Matsqui Centennial Auditorium on Friday, April 26 at 7:30 p.m. The husband-and-wife team of Marcel and Elizabeth … Read More

An Octet of Random Thoughts

Here is an octet of random thoughts about an octet of cellos (and a post script as an encore). Where did that sellout come from? We have had very good audiences this year, all about the same size. There was … Read More

Ô-Celli Goes Latin

When Ô-Celli performs for The Valley Concert Society on Friday evening, April 5, at the Matsqui Centennial Auditorium, the program will have a decidedly Spanish flavor. The cello octet is touring this program through B.C. after which it will be … Read More

Ô-Celli

The Valley Concert Society is excited to present Ô-Celli at the Matsqui Centennial Auditorium on Friday, April 5, at 7:30 p.m. After the moving performance by cello soloist Bryan Cheng along with his sister Silvie on piano, we will hear … Read More

A Word With You About You

We have just enjoyed an evening of great music brilliantly performed. It has become my custom recently to reflect on the music or the performers or some other aspect of the presentation from the stage. Today I wish to turn … Read More

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