Jonathan Ward, viola & chamber music
Jonathan Ward has been Principal Viola of the Regina Symphony Orchestra since 1989. In addition he teaches a large number of students as a faculty member of the University of Regina Conservatory for the Performing Arts and for the Regina Public Schools Fiddle Program, which takes place in three inner city schools.
He is currently an Associate Composer of the Canadian Music Centre. His compositions have received a significant number of performances, some of which were recorded for national broadcasts on both CBC Radio and Radio Canada. Outside of Canada, his works have been performed in the United States, Mexico and Europe, including orchestral performances in both Vienna and Salzburg, Austria.