Music Ensembles

Heather Walker is a core member of the following music ensembles:

Vancouver Opera Orchestra

The second largest opera company in Canada, the Vancouver Opera is regarded worldwide for its fine mainstage productions; for its country-leading education programs; for its innovative and award-winning community programs; and for forging groundbreaking cross-cultural creative partnerships that have brought opera to new generations of Canadians.  www.vancouveropera.ca

Vancouver Island Symphony Orchestra

Based in Nanaimo, British Columbia, the Vancouver Island Symphony, under the artistic direction of Pierre Simard, is one of Canada’s youngest professional symphony orchestras.  The orchestra performs a wide variety of repertoire, including outreach concerts in other communities and educational concerts for elementary and secondary schools. www.vancouverislandsymphony.com

West Isle Winds: Horn, Clarinet and Piano

west-isle-windsThe West Isle Winds is a group of three professional classical musicians based in Nanaimo, on Vancouver Island, B.C.  The trio merges music for clarinet, horn, and piano to present a varied and interesting program of chamber music. Heather Walker, Susanne Bullock, and Donna Falconer have each had careers performing with numerous orchestras, opera companies, chamber music groups, and other ensembles throughout British Columbia and abroad.

Heather is a regular performer with these ensembles:

Vancouver Symphony Orchestra     www.vancouversymphony.ca

Kamloops Symphony Orchestra       www.kamloopssymphony.com

Heather is a past performer with these and many other ensembles:

Band of the Fifteenth Field Artillery Regiment     www.militarymusic.ca

The Ad Mare Wind Quintet      www.admarequintet.com