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Hymns and humour a hit for Jaime Jorge


Who: Jaime Jorge

Where: MY Place

When: Sunday, May 4

Cuban violinist Jaime Jorge is on a mission. He’s on a mission from God to instil music appreciation and bring people together. Jorge's shows can inspire, uplift, and bring peace.

His forceful, expressive mastery of the violin has delighted audiences around the globe. Jaime and his wife, Emily, have dedicated their talents to sharing the love of God through sacred and classical concerts and special appearances the world over.

For 20 years now he has been visiting high schools, theatres, cathedrals – anything from small simple churches right through to Carnegie Hall. He has recorded seven albums, five of which have won the prestigious Angel Award for instrumental religious album of the year. He has performed concerts in the former Soviet Union, North and South America, Europe, Australia and Asia, clocking up more than 2.5 million air miles. Jorge's music has touched the lives of thousands. It can touch yours too.

Catch his unique ministry and show brought to you by Whistler Public Library and MY Place this Sunday at 7 p.m. Adults are $15 and students/seniors are $9.95. Call 604-935-8418. Visit his Web site for more information: www.jaimejorge.com