Dinuk Wijeratne Trio: A Benefit Concert for Capella Regalis
Friday Oct. 28, 5-7 pm at The Peggy Corkum Music Room, Halifax
Capella Regalis is delighted to announce the first of what will be an annual ‘Nick & Friends’ fall fundraising event
for Capella Regalis in which Founder & Artistic Director Nick Halley invites his dearest musician friends to perform an evening of music.
Dinuk Wijeratne is a Sri Lankan-born Canadian composer and pianist whose music embraces the diversity of his international background and influences. Joining him on stage will be Nick Halley himself as percussionist, and award-winning bassist Tom Easley, for a night that bends the boundaries of classical, jazz, and world music.
Tickets ($100) include the concert, cocktails and hors d’oeuvres designed by by Tyson McDow (head chef & co-owner, The Narrows Pub, Halifax) and Katherine Ryder-Burbidge (restaurant manager, The Seaside Shanty, Chester Basin), and $50 tax receipt. A $5 payment processing fee is added to the ticket price.
Bar opens at 5 pm, show runs 5:30 – 6:30 pm, followed by mingling with the artists.
All proceeds will support Capella Regalis’s free educational programs for children. This event is co-presented with Musique Royale.
|Time||5:00 PM - 7:00 PM|
|Event Category||Arts & Culture / Live Music & Entertainment|
|Venue||The Peggy Corkum Music Room|