Honouring a Friend

Honouring a Friend

Mar 08 2019

Last December I lost a good and long-time friend, Mike Kuzyk. 2019 would have been 50 years since we met and became…

New Anthems for St. Mary’s Academy

New Anthems for St. Mary’s Academy

Jan 25 2019

In commemoration of St. Mary’s Academy’s 150th anniversary in 2019, they the engaged me to record three new arrangements of “O Canada”…

JDRS 2018…. the year that was

JDRS 2018…. the year that was

Jan 03 2019

2018 is now firmly in the history books. It was a turbulent year, as we all were made continually aware, in political…

JDRS Records Esprit de Choeur’s “Silk Threads”

JDRS Records Esprit de Choeur’s “Silk Threads”

Dec 13 2018

When it comes to choirs and choral music, Winnipeg has an embarrassment of riches. This is a choir town. And for fans of choral…

JDRS at Agassiz Chamber Music Festival

JDRS at Agassiz Chamber Music Festival

Jun 14 2018

Kerry DuWors, Milan Milisavljevic, Karl Stobbe   Working on a piece at rehearsal.   Kerry DuWors, Karl Stobbe, Paul Marleyn, Milan Milisavljevic.…

Hoebig & Stobbe Launch Their New Album

Hoebig & Stobbe Launch Their New Album

Feb 11 2018

Gwen Hoebig and Karl Stobbe had their album launch at the Centennial Concert Hall Saturday, Feb. 10. The album, Six Sonatas for Two Violins by…

Vincent Ho and Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra Get Juno Nominations

Vincent Ho and Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra Get Juno Nominations

Feb 06 2018

Congratulations to Vincent Ho and Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra for receiving two Juno nominations for this year’s awards. The Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra and…

Gwen Hoebig & Karl Stobbe Album Release

Gwen Hoebig & Karl Stobbe Album Release

Feb 04 2018

JDRS is pleased to announce the release of Jean-Marie Leclair: Six Sonatas for Two Violins. The album was performed by the concertmaster…

JDRS at WSO’s 2018 New Music Festival

JDRS at WSO’s 2018 New Music Festival

Jan 22 2018

For lovers of contemporary new music, the Manitoba Centennial Concert Hall will be the place to be as the Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra…

JDRS 2017…. the year that was.

JDRS 2017…. the year that was.

Dec 31 2017

2017 was a lot of things, judging from the headlines we saw all year. Not all of them good but most of…