Occurs on Saturday August 21 2021

Approximate running time: 1 hour


Cedar by the Sea
1932 Bostrom Road (July 24)
1640 Murdock Road (Aug 7 and 21)
Nanaimo BC V9X 1N6

Performance Notes

× The Marko Paolo Trio are back performing this summer the classic music by Haydn, Beethoven, Bach, Brahms and Ibert. The Trio will also perform music inspired by classic French and Italian movies including “Les Parapluies de Cherbourg” and “Amelie”, as well as incredible music by Nino Rota from “The Godfather” and “La Vita e Bella”.

The Marko Paulo Trio members:

Paolo Bortolussi, Flute

Calvin Dyck, Violin, Accordion

Mark Beaty, Bass

This performance is Concert #3 of the

VIS Summer Pop Up Concerts Series

Series packages sold separately. Single ticket sales begin July 12, 2021


The VIS will present these concerts using health regulations as outlined by the Government of British Columbia. There are specific rules and we will be following them for everyone’s safety.

Please note this is a ticket-less event. Your name and ticket details will be held at the door when you arrive. Do not select the ticket mailing option.

•Concerts will be held outside on private property (with the exception of Bowen Park location) and can accommodate up to 45 audience members that will be seated with social distancing in place.

•The exact concert location address will be provided once you book your ticket.

•Concerts will be one hour (60 minutes) in length with audience members arriving no more than 30 minutes ahead and leaving no later than 30 minutes after the concert.

•Audience Members need to bring their own chairs (except at Bowen Park where ticket holders will need to bring a cushion to sit on the seats provided in the amphitheatre)

•Masks are required on entrance and exit, once seated you may remove your mask, hand sanitizer will be available.

•A washroom will be available for Emergencies ONLY.

•Parking is on the street, please respect the neighbours in each location.

•Audience members will be asked to line up prior to entering the yard. They will then be directed to move to a space where they can place their chairs for seating. Audience members may sit in their COVID Bubbles.

•Audience members agree to not attend if they are sick or not feeling well.

•Tickets are non-refundable but they are transferable. The Purchaser may sell or give their concert space to someone else. When packages are resold or transferred, the Symphony must be notified and the new package owners must provide their contact information in order for the VIS to remain compliant with health regulations and COVID-19 Tracking.

•We are unable to reschedule these concerts. If it rains the show will go on. In the event of rain, the musicians will be under cover, however audience will not. Please bring your umbrellas.

•Musicians have been hard hit financially by the pandemic and will continue to be challenged to make a living in the next 12 months. These Summer Pop Up concerts support our VIS musicians. Your support is so important in ensuring that the VIS will be able to continue to operate. Thank you.

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