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Modern Musical Surprises

What a wealth and variety is contained within the music composed since 1920!  In my university days (now long past), this was referred to generically as “modern music.” That term is becoming increasingly inadequate as the field grows ever larger, … Continue reading

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Festival Top Ten

With the opening of the 38th Festival of the Sound just days away, here’s a quick survey of some events that are sure to be highlights of this season. You’ll notice that these selections are all in Weeks Two and … Continue reading

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Cameron Crozman – Musical Instrument Bank

(Please browse through our calendar and check out the full schedule of events. Our 2017 brochure has a detailed description of the repertoire for each event.) One of Canada’s leading young cellists, Cameron Crozman performs with the ca. 1696 “Bonjour” Stradivarius … Continue reading

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Tom Thomson Pilgrimage – Free Live Music and Hiking

(Please browse through our calendar and check out the full schedule of events. Our 2017 brochure has a detailed description of the repertoire for each event.) On opening weekend we host our first free event. At 3pm on Sunday, July 23rd, … Continue reading

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Opening Night – Celebrating Canada’s 150

(Please browse through our calendar and check out the full schedule of events. Our 2017 brochure has a detailed description of the repertoire for each event.) We are excited to present our 38th season of the festival as it coincides with … Continue reading

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Stunning Sunsets, Brilliant Performances and Superb Sound

  (Please browse through our calendar and check out the full schedule of events. Our 2017 brochure has a detailed description of the repertoire for each event.) The Charles W. Stockey Centre for the Performing Arts, located right on the shore of Georgian … Continue reading

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Box Office Hours

Tickets can be purchased in person Monday to Friday 9:00AM – 5:00PM and Saturday from 9:00AM to 12:00PM at our main Box Office Location: 1 Avenue Road, Parry Sound Ontario or by phone at (705) 746 – 2410  or toll free 866-364-0061 Tickets … Continue reading

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Awards & Announcements

Top 100 Festival or Event & Best Fundraising Idea!  We did it again, thanks to all of you! Festival of the Sound is officially one of Ontario’s Top 100 Festivals or Events designated by Festivals & Events Ontario. We are … Continue reading

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Members Early Bird Pass and Early Box Office

  Members Early Bird Season Pass – Book Your Favourite Seats Today!* Membership is defined by a donation of $35.00 or more annually. This comes with a variety of perks including the option to purchase your entire Season pass early … Continue reading

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The Festival is Officially Here!

The Festival of the Sound has just kicked off its 37th season! To keep updated on all of the performances and events please like us on Facebook and check out our website. We hope that you can join us during our festival … Continue reading

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