Friends of The National Arts Centre

Embassy Chamber Music Concerts

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

 They offer a unique series of Embassy Concerts.
Proceeds benefit music education programs for young people.

Photo of Lois by Bill Blackstone

Event Photos
Photos by Lois Siegel

Dr. Georg Witschel, German Ambassador; his wife Sabine
Jean-Guy Dumoulin, President, Friends of the National Arts Centre Orchestra
 his wife Patricia

Under the Distinguished Patronage of
His Excellency Dr. Georg Witschel
Ambassador of Germany
in the presence of Mrs. Sabine Witschel

a reception, concert and post-concert dessert
was held May 26, 2011 at the
German Embassy residence in Rockcliffe

Dr. Georg Witschel, German Ambassador; his wife Sabine
Jean Desmarais, Guest Performer, Piano

Denis Lawlor, Guest Performer, Baritone
Joan Forbes, Board Administrator, Friends of the NACO

Katarzyna Kosiniak-Kamysz, wife of Zenon Kosiniak-Kamysz
Polish Ambassador

Colin Robertson, McKenna Long & Aldridge, Attorneys at Law
Maureen Boyd, Carleton University, Director
 Initiative for Parliamentary and Diplomatic Engagement

Robert Peck, former Chief of Protocol
 Fekhri Akbar Zeb, wife of Pakistani High Commissioner Akbar Zeb

Melina Vacca-Pugsley, John Layton

Nijole Kazlauskas-Deskin
Dennis Deskin

Denis Lawlor, Anna Ronij

Magda and Robert Joubert

Harald Finkler, Indian and Northern Affairs Canada
Nadine Finkler

Gerard Lavelle, Joan Forbes, Paul Schaub

Kenneth Loeb, Jeanne d'Arc Sharp, Christina Loeb

Michaela Kreim and Sean Lundy
Carol and Michael Lundy
M. P. Lundy Construction

Sabine Witschel, Eed Murad, National Press Club,  Dr. Georg Witschel, German Ambassador; Hussam Zaghloul, Jean Desmarais

Angie Morena

Jean Desmarais

Post-Concert Reception

Ottawa Rocks

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