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“One of the brightest blossoms on the world music scene” – Georgia Straight
“Orchid Ensemble defines the very essence of ‘Canadian music’ “Whole Note 
“With exceptional musicianship and its flair for experimentation, Orchid Ensemble is bravely bridging musical divides”
“Extending and expounding on ancient traditions, … the trio instead tends to extend established forms with improvisational ideas, acute listening skills, a flair for understated drama, and a sharing of sonic tones unheard in this kind of ethnic fusion”. – iTune review – BUY CDs 

UPCOMING NEWS

Orchid Ensemble Spring 2017 Tour covers Michigan, Kentucky, Wisconsin, including the collaboration with Nadine Deleury (cello) & Velda Kelly (violin) artistic directors of Chamber Music at the Scarab Club in Detroit and with the Michigan Tech Chamber Singers inHoughton.  

CONSENSUS: Lan Tung and Jonathan Bernard lead the Sound of Dragon Ensemble to perform a program of chamber works for the combination of Chinese and western instruments at 8pm on March 9, 2017 at the Orpheum Annex – More Info

Orchid Ensemble’s 4th CD “From A Dream” featuring works by Dorothy Chang, Jin Zhang, and Farshid Samandari, will be released in 2017.

Music of the Heavens – Orchid Ensemble 20th Anniversary
Collaborating with media artists Aleksandra Dulic & Kenney Newby, and composers John Oliver & Stefan Smulovitz, the Orchid Ensemble will perform in the inter-disciplinary project telling stories about the stars from different cultural perspectives. Nov performances in Vancouver and Kelowna BC.