Welcome to the YSPF

Joan Milkson, President, YSPF

© Fred Cattroll

Welcome to the YSPF’s upcoming 2017-18 season. It will consist of three concerts and one fundraising concert. The dates are:

October 28, 2017

January 27, 2018

March 24, 2018

June 9, 2018 (Fundraiser)

All concerts take place on Saturdays at 7:30 p.m. at the First Unitarian Congregation of Ottawa, 30 Cleary Ave.

I hope that we will all be ready to support and encourage our young talents by attending the concerts!

YSPF 15th Anniversary Concert Poster (Click for PDF version)

Click for PDF version

Before we leave our 2016-2017 season, we would like to announce a special concert on Friday, September 8, 2017 to celebrate two anniversaries: Canada’s 150th and the YSPF’s 15th. We are honoured that several renowned Canadian artists will perform at this concert.

Guest Artists

Jonathan Crow, Concertmaster of the Toronto Symphony Orchestra, member of the New Orford String Quartet and an Artistic Advisor to the YSPF,

Andrew Wan, Concertmaster of the Montreal Symphony Orchestra and member of the New Orford String Quartet

Eric Nowlin, Associate Principal violist of the Toronto Symphony Orchestra and member of the New Orford String Quartet

Philip Chiu, Concert pianist and collaborative chamber music pianist

Ticket Prices

$25 for adults

$10 for students

Ticket Availability

at the door

at The Leading Note, 2-370 Elgin Street

Further Information

Send an email to , or

Call 613-238-3434

Joan Milkson