April Events

April Weddings and Special EventsThe season has just begun and we already have tons of fun photos and memories about April events. It’s been a busy month here! We had few weddings, a corporate event, special occasions.  

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Art & Music Video Shoot

Duo Pleiades had a great time making videos at Gordon Harrison Canadian Landscape Gallery last on March 1! Art and Music have always been the best match and have a perfect agreement with one another! Stay tuned for our official videos coming out soon!

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Montebello August Wedding

Country Style Wedding Ceremony & ReceptionDuo Pleiades Violin and Cello performed for an elegant and well planned wedding and reception in Montebello, QB on August 26, 2023. Wedding ceremony took place at the Gazebo behind the Montebello hotel, right at the river side. Beautiful set up and gentle breeze from the river while clouds were…

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Professional Chamber Music Recital Copy

Date: August 13, Sunday Time: 2.30pm Address: 207 Woodroffe United Church Admission by Donation Summer Afternoon With Brahms Admission by Donation Anna Baksheeva, violin Olena Gapey, cello Frederick Lacroix, piano Local professional musicians inviting everyone to join them for musical Sunday afternoon at Woodroffe United Church featuring best works of Johannes Brahms for violin and…

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Professional Chamber Music Recital

Date: July 8, 2023 Time: 2pm Address: 1412 Bank St. Yamaha Piano Store ( Ottawa Pianos) Admission by Donation Bibik Trio Performs Music by Brahms! Admission by Donation Ottawa’s newly formed trio made by the local professional music performers Natalia Bibik, piano, Olena Gapey, cello and Anna Baksheeva, violin presents the essential chamber music works…

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Violin + Cello Duet had the First Wedding!

Debut for our Violin and Cello Duet! Duo Pleiades is celebrating our first Violin and Cello wedding service at Aquatopia Conservatory in Carp performed beautifully on June 17, 2023. So happy to welcome our new amazing cellist Olena Gapey into the team and let her music bring so much joy to the community around the…

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A Viva Retirement Residence 15th Anniversary

Years of Excellence of Senior Care PartyDuo Pleiades had fun being part of 15th years anniversary party at A Viva, Carlton Place retirement home. Speeches, VIPs, testimonies, praising words for staff and residence, food, drinks, etc. Great times as we p,ayes fiddle tunes, oldies, classical pieces and more!

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Supreme Court of Canada Wedding May 27, 2023

A Rear Wedding at the Highest Court of Justice in Canada Last Saturday Duo Pleiades performed at Supreme Court of Canada at a beautiful wedding of the court registrar Chantal Carbonneau and her partner. Duo played a great selection of songs requested by the bride and enjoyed the magnificent acoustics of this grand space of…

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Canada Military College Wedding in Kingston, Ontario

One of a Kind Wedding in Canada Millinery College A most memorable second wedding of the year in Kingston, ON at Canada Military College. One of their graduates got marrieds to a beautiful lady surrounded by their friends and family from all across the country and few from abroad. The officiant – groom’s uncle, preacher…

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Good Friday Service at Dominion Chalmers Church

Duo Pleiades performed at the Dominion Chalmers chapel this Good Friday and added special musical content to the somber occasion of the day of the Cruxifixction of Jesus Christ. We thank the music director Nick Veltmeyer for inviting us to be part of this very celebration of Easter Friday service. Music performed: Prelude: Preludio -…

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New: Violin & Cello Duet

Duo Pleiades welcomes new team member – Cellist from Ukraine! We are excited to announce about our new team member, the amazing cello player Olena Gapey now settled here in Gatineau, QB! Olena is joining our group and ready to perform music for the community around Capital region within our violin & cello duet, cello…

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Fantastic Wedding Season 2022!

It’s been a great year of wedding music services played all over the place and Duo Pleiades is pleased, tired and happy to service with the best music selections and add the charm, emotions and fire into each wedding and event we have played for! This is the best job that we have – to…

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2022 Fall Video Shoot!

Duo Pleiades had fun making videos of some popular songs at our new venue Hall of Peace located in Westboro area of Ottawa. we are looking forward to wrapping up some editing and putting together our videos soon. Stay tuned for some latest samples of hot songs! Anyone by Justin Bieber As Long As You…

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Funeral Music Service with Nathan Bredeson

What a treat to perform with Nathan Bredeson virtuoso guitarist once again! Years of break from playing together, great to be back on the ground and make music again. Wonderful guitar and amplification quality, perfect playing and easy to work with, great person…these are just few things about Nathan. More here on his website: https://nathanbredeson.ca. Funeral…

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Wedding Season 2022-2023 is officially here!

Today Duo Pleiades marked the beginning of the 2022 wedding season with the beautiful spring wedding of Makennah and Dan at a small church in Richmond, Ontario, the moment we have been anxiously waiting for months! Love was in the air, beautiful church, lots of family and friends, tears and message of eternal love from…

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Now Booking 2022-2023 seasons of Weddings and Special Events

Duo Pleiades is now booking music services for All Seasons Weddings, Cocktails and Special Occasions. Private Yard Concerts during the warm seasons and small scale SAFE House Concerts, Birthday Party music, Funerals, Surprise Music Delivery and Romantic Dinner music service. Flexible dates, accommodating rates and music selection support with online meetings included. Great play list…

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We Welcome Guitarist Deyo Rafailovich into our Team!

We Welcome New Guitarist Deyo Rafailovich !Exciting news! Duo Pleiades is happy to welcome Deyo into our team and looking forward for many great music making moments, concerts and weddings with him! Great skills, professional music education, ton of concertizing experience and performance full time career in Europe and Canada. Warm Welcome and Best Wishes…

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New Booking Agreement Form finally here !

We are so happy to complete and share with our new brides and event clients our Booking Form on google. What a great tool to get to know our new customers well and gather all the information about their event in one spot. So excited to start booking Next Summer Weddings already! 10 booked and…

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Overview of 2021 Weddings and Events

Duo Pleiades had a busy summer this year travelling to many places around the Capital Region to share music and to bring the melodies to many ears! We have played great deal of weddings this year in Wakefield ( La Belvedere, Wakefield Mills), Calabogie, Foresters Falls (Wilderness Tours), Navan (private farm), all over Ottawa, Metcalf,…

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Now Booking 2022-2023 seasons of Weddings and Special Events

Duo Pleiades is now booking music services for Winter, Spring and Summer Weddings, Cocktails and Special Occasions. Private Yard Concerts during the warm seasons and small scale SAFE House Concerts, Birthday Party music, Surprise Music Delivery and Romantic Dinner music service. Flexible dates, accommodating rates and music selection support with online meetings included. Great play…

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Algonquin College Zoom Concert

Today, on August 11, 2020 Duo Pleiades had a chance to performed their first zoom event for the students and teaching staff of Algonquin College. We played from home while wearing masks and we didn’t see the audience but we could feel that people are watching us. It’s a new normal way to play concerts…

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Duo Pleiades is selected for Music on Hold program

Exciting new! Duo Pleiades applied and was selected to participate in City of Ottawa “Music on Hold” program that strives to promote local Ottawa’s artists and their music during the phone calls wait time and other city places and media. We are among 25 artists out of 88 participants who’s song was chosen to be…

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