2016 CONCERTO COMPETITION WINNERS!

The Oakville Chamber Orchestra would like to congratulate all of the finalists for our 2016 Concerto Competition.  Our judges witnessed some amazing variety and talent this year! Thank you to all applicants to this year’s competition.

Senior Category:
1st: Myriam Blardone, harp
2nd (tie): Leslie Ashworth, violin and Linda Ruan, piano
Junior Category:
1st: Eric Guo, piano
2nd: Feiran Bi, flute
3rd: Matisse & Aled Blundell, trumpets
Best from Oakville: Leslie Ashworth

Our 2nd & 3rd place winners will perform at our Sept. 25 Youth Concerto Competition Concert.  1st place winners will play at our April 29 and 30 Concerto Competition Grand Prize Winners Concert.  Purchase your season tickets today so you don’t miss it!

 

ANNOUNCING OUR 33RD SEASON – OAKVILLE SHINES! 

This season proves to be one of our most exciting artistically ever! Our Latin Passion concert will feature some of the most famous melodies from Spain and Latin America. You will love the exciting and stirring rhythms! Our winter concert, Celebrating Music in Oakville, presents amazing performers and composers from our hometown to help us celebrate Canada’s 150th Anniversary.  Our two concerts featuring OCO Concerto Competition winners will once again dazzle, with the incredible young talents that have succeeded in our rigorous process.

Click here to view our season brochure and click here to purchase season tickets today!

 

2016 CONCERTO COMPETITION – VIEW THE APPLICANTS!

Thank you to all our applicants – the deadline has now passed.  To view all our application videos, click here.  Finalists will be notified in the coming days and the live finals will take place on May 17, 2015 at Merriam School of Music in Oakville.  Good luck to all the talented young musicians!

 

OUR PLATINUM SEASON SPONSOR and YOUTH INSPIRING YOUTH LEAD SPONSOR

 

 

 

 

OUR 2015-2016 CONCERT SPONSORS

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OUR 2015-2016 FUNDERS

OCF & Larry & Gerry Wilson Fund
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OUR MISSION

The purpose of the Orchestra is to enrich the cultural landscape of Oakville by creating a passion for chamber music concerts, developing local amateur musicians of all ages, and promoting Canadian soloists. The OCO brings exceptional chamber music to the doorstep of Oakville residents and performs at charity, private and corporate events.

OUR VISION

To be recognized as a chamber orchestra with high standards of musical excellence and to provide a home for committed musicians of all ages.

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