Festival Events


The following events are planned. This is a very provisional program. Changes and more information will be added later. Click also on calendar in main menu for schedule.

May 5-13                Baroque Music Workshop (Community Hall)

May 5-13                Exhibit relating to the music (Arts Centre) 1-4 pm daily

Saturday May 5       A Baroque Performing Arts Extravaganza. Performance by Historical Performance Ensemble (Community Hall-15:00)

Monday May 7        Concert by Workshop instructors (Community Hall-19:30)

Tuesday May 8       Lecture by Marco Vitale, the workshop music director (Community Hall-19:30) 

Friday May 11         Community baroque concert with choirs, chamber music, baroque-inspired dancing, poetry and much else (Community Hall-19:00)

Saturday May 12     L'Orfeo by Claudio MonteverdiFinal concert by Workshop participants (Community Hall-14:30)

Tickets for A Baroque Performing Arts Extravaganza and L'Orfeo, $20 each show, are available at Abraxas Books and Denman General Store on Denman Island. Off islanders may call 250-335-9047 to reserve tickets and for more information. Admittance to other events is by donation.