Brenda Fedoruk is currently Principal Flute with the Vancouver Opera Orchestra and a core member of the Vancouver’s esteemed Turning Point Ensemble. Brenda was a long time member of the CBC Radio Orchestra, until the orchestra’s disbanding. Projects with the CBCRO include many CD recordings, radio programs, live concerts and tours.
Brenda has performed as Guest Principal Flute with the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra and the Victoria Symphony Orchestra, as well as with the touring orchestras for the Royal Winnipeg Ballet and the National Ballet of Canada. She has performed as a member of the orchestra for many Vancouver musical theatre productions including: Wicked, The Wizard of Oz, Les Miserables, Showboat, Sunset Boulevard, Ragtime and Phantom of the Opera. Brenda has recorded for commercial film and television projects (numerous Disney films and the Lonesome Dove television series), and has been heard in recital on CBC Radio’s Westcoast Performance and Arts Tonight programmes. In addition, she is active as a chamber musician, performing, recording and touring with the Vancouver’s Turning Point Ensemble, West Coast Chamber Music, The Old Schoolhouse Sunday Concerts (Qualicum Beach), Silk Purse (West Vancouver) UBC Wednesday Noon Hour Recitals, Capilano University’s Cap Classics Recitals, and for the Hornby Island Music Festival’s Decade of Decades series.
Brenda Fedoruk is an active and dedicated teacher. She is a faculty member at the University of British Columbia, Capilano University, Douglas College and the Vancouver Academy of Music. She is the Music Director of the Capilano Flute Choir and is in wide demand as an adjudicator and clinician. Brenda’s first CD, I Remember, showcases repertoire for flute and mezzo-soprano. I Remember features two world premiere recordings and has received unanimous critical acclaim.