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PHOTOS: Music in the air around Okotoks

The Okotoks Music Drive returned for 2021 on Sept. 11 with musicians around town taking to porches, driveways, and yards to serenade those touring or passing by.
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Terry Siqueira (right) sings and plays guitar as his son Sebastian backs up on percussion and pianist Hillary DeSouza plays keyboard during the Okotoks Music Drive on Sept. 11. The event, dedicated to late mayor Bill Robertson, was gathering donations for the Okotoks Food bank and It Takes a Village.

The Okotoks Music Drive returned for 2021 on Sept. 11 with musicians around town taking to porches, driveways, and yards to serenade those touring or passing by.

Organized by Andrea and Terry Siqueira, the event was gathering donations for the Okotoks Food Bank and It Takes a Village Okotoks.

This year's event was also dedicated to the memory of late Okotoks Mayor Bill Robertson, who passed away in July.

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Music teacher and pastor Tim Korthuis plays guitar and sings on his front porch during the Okotoks Music Drive on Sept. 11. By Brent Calver/OkotoksTODAY

 

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Hanna Taylor plays on the front porch of Lineham House Galleries during the Okotoks Music Drive on Sept. 11. By Brent Calver/OkotoksTODAY

 

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Allana Shumka sings and plays guitar during the Okotoks Music Drive on Sept. 11. The event, dedicated to late mayor Bill Robertson, was gathering donations for the Okotoks Food bank and It Takes a Village. By Brent Calver/OkotoksTODAY

 

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Dwight Forseth sings and plays guitar during the Okotoks Music Drive on Sept. 11. By Brent Calver/OkotoksTODAY

 

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Lucia Ottenbreit (left) and her sister Gemma dance to the music of their former teacher Terry Siqueira during the Okotoks Music Drive on Sept. 11. By Brent Calver/OkotoksTODAY
 
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Dwight Forseth sings and plays guitar as Elaine Robertson enjoys the tunes from the couch with sons Mike (left) and Brad during the Okotoks Music Drive on Sept. 11. The event was dedicated to the memory of Okotoks Mayor Bill Robertson. By Brent Calver/OkotoksTODAY

 


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