Our Conductor

Linda received her Honours Bachelor of Music from Western (UWO) University, where she studied clarinet with Robert Riseling and conducting with Jerome Summers.  She later received her Bachelor of Education, Master of Music, and PhD from the University of Toronto.  Linda has performed in various bands & orchestras, including the Peterborough Civic Concert Band, Ontario Youth Concert Band, Peterborough Symphony Orchestra, and UWO Symphony Orchestra.  Linda has taught instrumental music for over 15 years to grades 7 & 8 students with the Kawartha Pine Ridge District School Board and has also taught online music education courses for Queen’s, Boston, and Rutgers universities.  In addition, she maintains a small private studio where she teaches woodwinds, brass, and piano.

Linda MacArthur

Community Concert Band of Whitby


We play a variety of music and perform several concerts a year at senior's homes, churches, parks and a variety of other venues.

We have an eclectic group of musicians and will accept all applicants ranging  in age  from 16 - 86. 

We rehearse weekly at Donald A. Wilson S.S. in Whitby on Monday evenings, 7:30 - 9:30pm