The three main goals of the Kawartha Lakes Concert Band are as follows.
1. Provide City of Kawartha Lakes musicians with a high quality adult Concert Band.
-provide adult musicians with a place where they can play quality concert band repertoire in a full ensemble within their own community.
-use carefully chosen repertoire that will reflect the ensembles current abilities, with an ear to always increasing the quality of our performances.
-take a carefully guided and respectful approach to weekly rehearsals
-access learning/growing opportunities such as the occasional festival and clinic.
-take advantage of local community performance opportunities to showcase great music to our community.
2. Inspire and support the musical development of young musicians in the City of Kawartha Lakes.
-encourage the involvement of accomplished high school musicians in the KLCB
-support our local school music programs through collaborative performances, workshops and demonstrations.
3. Bring affordable musical entertainment and enrichment to the City of Kawartha Lakes.
-provide easily accessible music entertainment to our community through affordable performances (both low cost and free).
KLCB Current Members
Katie van de Valk
Zarina Varley Scott
Electric Bass / Percussion
* temporarily on leave