Orchestra North

Orchestra North Summer Programs

Do you enjoy playing orchestral and chamber music?  Would you like to be part of a great community of amateur and professional musicians?  Then Orchestra North is for you!

In 2017 we are pleased to offer two sessions. Click on the date and location that suits you best!

Smithers, British Columbia from August 6-10

Owen Sound, Ontario from July 3-8

We hope to see you there!

The Orchestra North Summer Program are week-long orchestral and chamber music festival that draws together musicians of all ages and abilities from across Canada. The program provides high quality music education to its participants and encourages collaboration and musical excellence for everyone. Celebrating northern musicians and composers, Orchestra North promotes the enriching of lives and communities through music and the arts, with programs in Smithers, British Columbia, and Owen Sound Ontario.


Orchestra North Smithers is presented by the Bulkley Valley Classical Strings Society, and is generously supported by Wetzin’kwa Community Forest Corporation, Northwest Community College, and the Bulkley Valley Arts Council


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 The Orchestra North Summer Strings Festival in Owen Sound is supported by the Georgian Bay Symphony, the Sweetwater Music Festival,  Harmony Centre Owen Sound and by many individuals and organizations throughout Ontario, with special thanks to Community Foundation Grey-Bruce.


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