Silverthorn Symphonic Winds

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Silverthorn Symphonic Winds brings together both professionally trained musicians and highly accomplished amateurs of all ages who share a love of wind ensemble music and a desire to achieve performance excellence.

Musically, we present an eclectic mix of excellent wind ensemble repertoire with roots founded in the English concert band tradition.
Historically, our namesake, Thomas Silverthorn, was a United Empire Loyalist whose grandson, Aaron Silverthorn, fought in the War of 1812.
Socially, we have an active community outreach program helping youth and performing approximately ten concerts per year.

Silverthorn Symphonic Winds welcomes all instrumentalists for the 2022/2023 season but is especially seeking:

Clarinets
French horns
Alto saxophones
Tenor saxophones
Bassoon
Percussion

Silverthorn Symphonic Winds is a community-based wind ensemble that brings together both professionally trained musicians and highly accomplished amateurs who share a love of wind ensemble music and a desire to achieve performance excellence. Musically, we present an eclectic mix of excellent wind ensemble repertoire with roots founded in the concert band tradition.

SSW rehearses on Tuesday evenings in the Victoria Park and Lawrence area. If you or someone you know is interested, please contact our Membership coordinator, Karen Bower, at membership@silverthornsymphonicwinds.ca