All Artists Cultural Organizations Partners Spaces Kensington Sinfonia Contact firstname.lastname@example.org Back to Listing Organizations Kensington Sinfonia Kensington Sinfonia is Calgary’s original string orchestra founded in 1988 by John Lowry and currently lead by Artistic Director Laura Reid. The ensemble presents two concert series. The main series features classical repertoire along with new works by Canadian composers. The Village Sessions are a unique collaboration with other Calgary musicians from diverse genres with the Kensington Sinfonia String Quartet in Village Brewery’s taproom. Our concerts are accessible to audiences of all ages and backgrounds.