Herbison honoured on retirement from Kootenay symphony

Cranbrook artist Jim Robertson prepared a special retirement present for long-time Symphony of the Kootenays concertmaster Wendy Herbison.

Herbison honoured on retirement from Kootenay symphony

Cranbrook artist Jim Robertson prepared a special retirement present for long-time Symphony of the Kootenays concertmaster Wendy Herbison of Nelson a one-of-a-kind hand-painted violin. Herbison has retired from the Symphony, along with her husband, violinist Vic Neufeld, and violist Stephanie Judy. The Symphony of the Kootenays itself wrapped up its 40th season with concerts in Cranbrook and Creston this month.