Events for May 11, 2019
Written by Hannah Moscovitch With songs by Ben Caplan & Christian Barry Toronto premiere A humourously dark folktale woven together with a high-energy concert. This genre-bending music-theatre hybrid starring Klezmer folk sensation Ben Caplan is inspired by the real life story of Moscovitch’s Romanian-Jewish great-grandparents who immigrated to Canada in 1908. It’s about how to … Continued
Photography exhibition by Don Dixon They are celebrated groundbreakers, remarkable heroes and one-of-a-kind renegades. The Canadian Icons Project celebrates our generation’s most inspiring originals – artists, entrepreneurs, scientists, politicians, community leaders and athletes – who have transformed the Canadian experience, at home and abroad, over the past 50 years. This groundbreaking, multi-media exhibit features a curated … Continued
“BREAKFAST AT TIFFANY’S MEETS SOME LIKE IT HOT” (LUCID CULTURE) Svetlana and her band have headlined sold out shows in the premier venues and festivals across the US and internationally (Tel Aviv Blues Festival, Italian Villas and Jazz Festival, Blue Note Jazz Festival – as well as the Blue Note, BBKings Blues Club, Iridium Jazz … Continued
An afternoon of wonderful music with celebrity emcee and singer Heather Bambrick and several other performers (Sam Broverman, Oasis Vocal Jazz, Ros Kindler, Beverly Taft and Ilana Waldston) with band members Michael Shand (keys), Ross MacIntyre (bass) and Terry Clark (drums). There will be raffle prizes and a cash bar. Recollectiv is a musical group … Continued
Presented by the Grand River Jazz Society. Doors open at 7:00 P.M. Come for dinner; stay for music! Show starts at 8:30 P.M. Ends at 11:30 P.M. Cover Charge: $25.00 / person. (Free to annual pass holders.) Visit www.kwjazzroom.com and click on the desired concert’s listing to get additional information and to purchase advance tickets.
Grammy-nominated artists Alfredo Rodríguez and Pedrito Martinez first worked together on Alfredo's 2012 release Invasion Parade. Since that initial recording session they have had the rare occasion to perform together as a duo, leaving audiences completely mesmerized by their fearless and virtuosic playing. Each artist brings a different approach to the collaboration. A protege of … Continued