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John's Brushes with Fame

(Music courtesy of Loreena McKennitt)


Julian Pelicano with John
Conductor Julian Pelicano, Winnipeg
(Photo © RWB)


Kevin Osborn with John
Musician and composer KevOz, Winnipeg
(Photo © John Iverson)


Steven Vitali with John
Musician and composer Steven Vitali, Toronto
(Photo © Steven Vitali)


John with George Takei
George "Sulu" Takei, Winnipeg
Beam us up Scotty!
(Photo © WSO)


Ben Heppner with John
Tenor Ben Heppner, Winnipeg
(Photo © Haley Rempel)


Dawn Upshaw with John
Soprano Dawn Upshaw, Winnipeg
(Photo © John Iverson)


Michael Conway Baker with John
Preeminent Canadian composer Michael Conway Baker, Vancouver
(Photo © John Iverson)


Sarah Brightman with John
Soprano Sarah Brightman, Winnipeg
(Photo © John Iverson)


Fionnuala Sherry & Rolf Lovland (Secret Garden) with John, Jennifer & Mary
Fionnuala Sherry & Rolf Lovland (Secret Garden), Minneapolis, MN, USA
(Photo © John Iverson)


Loreena McKennitt with John
Singer/musician/songwriter Loreena McKennitt, Winnipeg
(Photo © John Iverson)


Steve Bell with John & Jennifer
Singer/musician/songwriter Steve Bell, Winnipeg
(Photo © John Iverson)


Other famous musical artists I have met
(but unfortunately no pictures)

  • Classical violinist Joshua Bell
  • Royal Winnipeg Ballet Principal Dancer Tara Birtwhistle
  • Canadian classical guitarist Liona Boyd
  • The Canadian Tenors
  • Canadian new age guitarist Jesse Cook
  • Canadian singer, songwriter and pianist Burton Cummings
  • New age pianist Scott Cossu
  • Canadian classical violinist James Ehnes
  • Canadian classical guitarist Rachel Gauk
  • Canadian classical pianist Angela Hewitt
  • The Hilliard Ensemble
  • Royal Winnipeg Ballet Principal Dancer Vanessa Lawson
  • New age guitarist Ottmar Liebert
  • The Orford String Quartet
  • Canadian classical pianist Jon Kimura Parker
  • Royal Winnipeg Ballet Principal Dancer Jo-Ann Sundermeier
  • Pan flutist Gheorghe Zamfir


Other conductors I have met
(but unfortunately no pictures)

  • Russian conductor Andrey Boreyko
  • Conductor Roy Goodman
  • German conductor Alexander Mickelthwate
  • Conductor Joseph Silverstein
  • Conductor Bramwell Tovey


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