Friends of The National Arts Centre


Friends of the National Arts Centre Orchestra
is a volunteer organization
whose mission is to support and promote
the National Arts Centre Orchestra

The orchestra presents FanFair, a one-hour concert
of seasonal music and sing-along every December
in the main foyer to raise money
for the Snowsuit Fund and
the Ottawa Food Bank.

Dr. David Finestone and Friends

 Friends of the National Arts Centre Orchestra
provide baked goods for sale
to support this event.

Christine McLaughlin

Photo of Lois by Bill Blackstone

Event Photos
Photos by Lois Siegel

 David Thies Thompson, Conductor
Flutist and NACO Bursary Winner
Phoebe Robertson

David Thies Thompson, Conductor

Caroline Phillips
Videotaping the Orchestra for
"Around Town" Online

Cynthia and David Barnes

Rebecca Dustin
Julien, Jacob, Elisabeth

Gerard Lavelle, Paul Schaub
Claire E. Marshall, Board Chair, The Leading Note Foundation

Vincent Parizeau
 Bassoon, National Arts Centre Orchestra

Vincent Parizeau
Lou, 1 Year, Marion, 5


Hanako Kawasaki, 2
Daughter of NAC Orchestra musicians
Jessica Linnebach
 and Yosuke Kawasaki

Elena (4), William (6)


Alberto Mendez
 Santiago, 19 Months

Vaughan Johnstone

Wes Adams, Treasurer of

Douglas Burden
National Arts Centre Orchestra
Bass Trombone

Yolande Hachez

Albert Benoit

Robert Lafleur, President
  Friends of the National Arts Centre Orchestra

Abigail, 8; Col; Sarah Louise Brown; Spence, 6

Yosuke Kawasaki, Concertmaster

Mark Friedman

Jethro Marks

David Thies Thompson, Conductor



Marc Stevens, General Manager of the NAC Orchestra
Dr. David Finestone

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