See below for details of some past and upcoming trips.
2017-2018 – Montreal
This year, a trip is being planned to Montreal for our grades 10-12 students. The trip will feature workshops from some of the city’s most accomplished musicians, attending a professional music concert, performing in the Notre Dame Basilica (choir), and seeing some of the highlights of Montreal including an evening river cruise.
2016-2017 – Disney World
In March 2017, Eastview Music students hopped on a bus that drove straight through the night to Orlando, Florida. In addition to having time to visit the Disney parks, the students participated in “Festival Disney” and took in some of Disney’s workshops aimed at music students.
2015-2016 – Ottawa
In May 2016, Eastview participated in Musicfest Nationals in Ottawa. The five performing ensembles brought home two bronze awards, two silver awards, and one gold award.
2014-2015 – Boston
In April 2015, Eastview travelled to Boston for five days. The orchestra took part in the “Working with a Master” workshop with the Boston Symphony, and the choir participated in a choral clinic at Boston University. Students saw landmarks in Boston including Harvard University, the Berklee College of Music, the Freedom Trail, Quincy Market, and the New England Aquarium. They attended concerts by the Boston Symphony and the Blue Man Group, as well as attended a dinner at the Ryles Jazz Club.
2013-2014 – Montreal
In April 2014, the Eastview Orchestra and Concert Choir travelled to Montreal, Quebec. Students were involved in performance workshops with McGill and l’Orchestra Symphonique de Montréal, and the choir performed at the magnificent Basilique de Notre-Dame. Students learned about the history of Montreal through a tour of the archaeology museum, and an evening “Ghost Tour.” The trip also included a visit to the Olympic park, and a concert involving the Montreal Symphony Orchestra.
2012-2013 – New York City