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Red Carpet Series, featuring Thomas Yu

Red Carpet Recital Series presents:
 
Thomas Yu, piano
 

Friday, October 4 at Noon

Knox Presbyterian Church (3704 37th Street SW)

 This is a FREE event with lunch for $7 after the concert.
 
For more info call the office at 403-242-1808
 
 
 
 
 Dr. Thomas Yu

Thomas Yu has redefined what it means to be an amateur pianist, having performed with BBC Orchestra of Wales, Toronto Symphony Orchestra, Cape Town Philharmonic Orchestra, Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra, Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra and Orchestre Symphonique du Conservatoire de Paris, to name a few. He has appeared as a guest soloist at Berliner Philharmonie, Carnegie Hall, Munich Gasteig, BBC Hoddinott Hall, Théâtre du Châtelet and Salle Gaveau in Paris, Symphony Hall in Chicago, Hakuju Hall in Tokyo, as well as Roy Thomson Hall, National Arts Centre and Glenn Gould Studio in Canada. He continues to delight audiences across five continents while maintaining a full-time career as a periodontist. In 2016, Yu was the unanimous winner of the prestigious 7th Cliburn International Amateur Piano Competition in Texas, taking home the gold medal as well as Press and Audience Awards. Ten years earlier, he also swept the Paris International Competition for Outstanding Piano Amateurs. In the span of this decade, Yu also won the 2015 CBC’s Piano Hero, 2014 Honens Pro Am Competition (Calgary), 2012 International Amateur Piano Competition (Manchester), 2010 B&B International Piano Competition (New York), and 2009 Bösendorfer International Piano Competition (Vienna). Yu is also a winner of several national competitions, including the Canadian Music Competition and the Canadian Federation of Music Teacher’s Association Piano Competition.

Part-time Position: Community Engagement Specialist

Have you got the gifts to be our new Community Engagement Specialist?

As part of its long-term plan of facilitating and becoming a relational hub through community presence, Knox Presbyterian Church seeks a part-time Specialist in Community Engagement to strengthen its current community activities and to identify new opportunities for growth. We seek someone who is successful and passionate about Community Engagement. The position is for 10 hours per week and is an initial 9 month contract beginning in September with the possibility of renewal. Interested candidates can download the Position Description available below or email the office, office@knoxcalgary.ca, for a copy. Applications should be received before June 21.

 

2018 Annual Report

Each year, the ministry of Knox Presbyterian is summarized in a written annual report, with submissions from leaders of all ministries.

 
Here is the report for the previous ministry year, excluding the financial statements:
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

For more information about the financial life of Knox Presbyterian Church , please email the church office.