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High Tea with High Fashion

  The CPO's Cork & Canvas High Tea In Style event on March 22 at The Fairmont Palliser (now sold out) will showcase high fashion from OOH LA LA Womenswear. We chatted with Chris Wells, [...]

By | March 19th, 2014|CPO Blog|0 Comments

CPO Beer Recipe

St. Patrick's Day prep in full swing at the CPO! We've got concerts with The Barra MacNeils on March 14 and 15 (including a matinee show on March 15) along with our Cork & Canvas Craft Beer [...]

By | March 11th, 2014|CPO Blog|0 Comments

CPO Wine List

  In the spirit of our first Cork & Canvas event, Vintage Wine Tasting at Willow Park Wines and Spirits, here are some wines you can pair with classical music! Our Assistant Principal Bassoon player [...]

By | March 4th, 2014|CPO Blog|0 Comments

Ten-Year-Old Loves Classical Music

Ronin with his parents at our open rehearsal for Romantic Rachmaninoff with Pavel Kolesnikov. Ronin Furdyk, a 10-year-old Calgarian known for his drawings of classical composers (featured on George Stroumboulopoulos's blog), joined us this [...]

By | February 27th, 2014|CPO Blog|0 Comments

Butterfly Lovers: Drama and Romance

February is the month of love, which the CPO is celebrating with two special concerts - Romantic Rachmaninoff with Pavel Kolesnikov (February 14 and 15) and The Splendour of China: Butterfly Lovers and Yellow River (February 19). Rachmaninoff was [...]

By | February 7th, 2014|CPO Blog|0 Comments

Pop the Question at the CPO!

Enter to win the engagement experience of a lifetime. Propose to your sweetheart in the beautiful Jack Singer Concert Hall, in front of a captive audience! The winner will receive flowers, champagne and, courtesy of [...]

By | January 28th, 2014|CPO Blog|0 Comments

CPO Violist Nominated for the Community Beacon Award

CPO Viola Player Arthur Bachmann was asked by the Calgary Opera to tell the stories of recent immigrants to Calgary in opera form. Learn how his opera earned him a nomination for the Community Beacon [...]

By | January 27th, 2014|CPO Blog|0 Comments

CPO Soloists in Beethoven Week

Beethoven Week at the CPO is not only a celebration of Beethoven (and those he admired and inspired), but of our talented CPO musicians. We chatted with two of our Beethoven Week soloists Adam Zinatelli [...]

By | January 14th, 2014|CPO Blog|0 Comments

2013: A Year in Review

The CPO'S Year in Review With another year approaching, staff at the CPO thought it would be fun to take a look back at 2013. The Orchestra kept incredibly busy in the last year, and [...]

By | December 23rd, 2013|CPO Blog|0 Comments

Five Great CPO Stocking Stuffers

Having "gift-giving" panic? We've got you covered. Here are our five CPO Stocking Stuffers!   1. Gift Vouchers  A gift card with a kick. Starting at $59 for our Category C seats, give someone the gift [...]

By | December 10th, 2013|CPO Blog|0 Comments