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Ceramics at Prestige; Grassroots

http://www.groupon.com/deals/salish-sea-players Yesterday Olga and I (Linda) performed a duo concert at Prestige Care of Edmonds. This was our third and, sad to say, last performance in this warm and friendly rehabilitation facility. They are closing in June because of some … Continue reading

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Groupon Grassroots; Playing at the Foss Home

http://www.groupon.com/deals/salish-sea-players Wow! Groupon has just informed us that our campaign, “Baroque Memories-Past & Present”,  has been extended for another week!!  Amazing!  120 vouchers sold now.  A lot of wonderful people-YOU-are helping Salish Sea Players bring Baroque music to a wonderful … Continue reading

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Day 3 “Baroque Memories” Grassroots Campaign

http://www.groupon.com/deals/salish-sea-players The “Baroque Memories-Past & Present” Groupon Grassroots campaign begins day 3 with over 60 vouchers sold!!! Thank you so much! Please tell your friends and family about this worthy mission—With your help we can make it to 100 vouchers! … Continue reading

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Baroque Memories-Past & Present Launch!!

The big day has arrived—our Groupon Grassroots campaign launched today and we’re currently funding a project on Groupon’s site here http://www.groupon.com/deals/salish-sea-players! Performing for retirement, nursing, and long-term care facilities is a passion with us. With this initiative, “Baroque Memories-Past & … Continue reading

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Groupon Grassroots Campaign

We’ve got some exciting news: We’re teaming up with Groupon Grassroots, the philanthropic arm of Groupon, to fund a project impacts our community–coming April 4th! Grassroots is a community outreach initiative within Groupon that brings people together to do good, … Continue reading

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A Celebration at Merrill Gardens-Northgate

On January 17th Olga and I performed for the Merrill Gardens-Northgate crowd (the very first Merrill Gardens facility) as part of their 20th anniversary celebrations. All the Merrill Gardens facilities took part at the same time around the country and … Continue reading

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Holiday Cheer!

We put together a Holiday program that includes the Corelli Christmas Concerto, a few charming Nöels set by Charpentier, and ending with some Christmas Carols: O Tannenbaum, Deck the Halls, and Silent Night. We like the whole program—it’s all beautiful, … Continue reading

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Concert @ Ida Culver House, Ravenna–Olga

OCTOBER 11, 2012 (10-11-12!) It was lovely to return to the scene of our very first concert, which was March 8, 2012!  (To date we have performed 16 concerts.) Ida Culver House, Ravenna is a very pleasant setting, the audience … Continue reading

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Post-Concert thoughts, Linda

At Ida Culver House-Ravenna: A small well-dressed woman waited until after the show and I was alone to approach me. She then shared that when she was a child she would play at the feet of her brother, a violinist, … Continue reading

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Concert At Prestige Care – September 7, 2012

On Friday afternoon, September 7th the violin duo of The Salish Sea Players performed for a choice audience at Prestige Care in Edmonds.  There were about 15 in the audience, mostly in wheelchairs.   The concert was in a dining room, … Continue reading

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