Cheryl is currently the Manager of Community Sport Development at Sask Sport Inc. and resides in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. She oversees a number of projects using a community-based approach that has been effective in contributing to health and well-being in communities throughout Saskatchewan. She joined the Orchestras Canada board in June, 2018 and is currently a Read more about Meet Cheryl McCallum[…]
Daniel Bartholomew-Poyser comes to the Orchestras Canada board from a varied career as a music director, performer and music educator. He is currently the Artist in Residence and Community Ambassador with Symphony Nova Scotia, conducting ballet, pops, family and outreach concerts with the orchestra. Prior to this he also held assistant positions with the Kitchener-Waterloo Read more about Introducing: Daniel Bartholomew-Poyser[…]
For immediate release: 22 June 2017 Ardyth Brott, Executive Director for the Brott Music Festival, is the winner of the Orchestras Canada Betty Webster Award for 2017. Ms Brott will receive the Award at a Brott Music Festival concert during the 2017 festival. The Betty Webster Award is presented each year to one individual or Read more about “Driving Creative Force” for Music in Canada Wins National Award[…]
On the closing day of Orchestras Canada’s national conference in Montreal, OC Executive Director Katherine Carleton gave an update on the development of a new Manifesto for Canadian orchestras committed to strengthening their work in Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, and Accessibility (aka “IDEA”), and presented a near-final draft of the Manifesto for consideration by those in Read more about Developing a new IDEA: an Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, and Accessibility Manifesto for Canadian Orchestras[…]
The full conference program is available here. Presentations, resources and audio-recordings will be posted to individual day pages soon. Mark your calendar and please join us in Calgary next year: OC Calgary 2018 – 30 May-1 June!