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Thanks to everyone for a fantastic 39th season

Thank you to everyone for another amazing season. It was wonderful to see everyone,  returnees and new attendees alike. We look forward to seeing you all next summer!!

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***NEW*** FOLK WEEKEND July 27th – July 29th , 2018

Welcome to our 39th Season! We are looking forward to another electrifying  year of music on the shores of Georgian Bay. This year we have something new and exciting to offer. For the very first time, the Festival of the … Continue reading

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James Campbell and Friends on May 3rd, 2018

Beethoven and Brahms with Jim, Cameron Crozman and Leopoldo Erice. We are excited to announce the second concert of our Spring Series: James Campbell and Friends. Our Artistic Director and world renowned clarinetist will be performing with last’s season Stockey … Continue reading

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Season Launch with Anagnoson & Kinton

One piano. Four hands. Magic! We are excited to announce our Season Launch with piano duo Anagnoson & Kinton. Come and celebrate with us as we gear up for our 39th season and welcome the arrival of our new Yamaha … Continue reading

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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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