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at the GYMC

Cascades MUSIC at the GYMC returns Feb. 3 with LESLIE KINTON piano

13
Jan

Internationally-celebrated Canadian pianist LESLIE KINTON performs an all-BEETHOVEN recital on Friday Feb. 3 at 7:30 pm Sonata in D major, Op. 10 no. 3 Sonata in C sharp minor (“Moonlight”), Op. 27, No. 2 Sonata in E major, Op. 14, No.1 Sonata in E flat major, Op. 81a (“Les adieux”) Leslie Kinton, of the acclaimed piano duo Anagnoson & Kinton, …

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Music for Children with Special Needs

16
Dec

Please note that the January start date of  Wednesday, January 4, 2017 for GYMCs Music for Children with Special Needs class has been changed to Wednesday, January 11, 2017.  With the January start date being pushed forward and March break;  there will be a make- up  date on Wednesday, March 22, 2017. Dates , therefore, will be as follows; January 11, 18, …

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Inclement Weather Alerts

15
Dec

The GYMC follows the Upper Grand District School Board with respect to school closures due to inclement weather. The GYMC closes when schools are closed due to snow and bad weather conditions. Please refer to the UGDSB or the Wellington-Dufferin Transportation Services for closure information or listen to Magic 106.1 FM. Check with your instructors or specific programs for their …

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Bonjour Montréal Raffle Winners

03
Nov

The Guelph Youth Music Centre sends out a hearty congratulations to our Raffle Draw Winners (Lottery Licence # M772085.  The draw took place at the GYMC annual gala fund-raiser, Bella Serata, on October 28th at 9pm.  Ticket #046 was held by Mr. David Bradfield of Guelph, who won 2 VIA Rail return tickets from Guelph to Montreal!  Ticket #022 was held by Mr. Mark …

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Bella Serata gala tickets ON SALE!

16
Sep

The Guelph Youth Music Centre (GYMC) will be celebrating its 15th Anniversary with a special Gala on Friday, October 28 at 7 pm. It features a recital performance by internationally-renowned tenor Richard Margison with pianist Brahm Goldhamer (performance sponsored by Vesterra Inc.) FLASH SALE ON NOW—only $75 until Sunday Oct. 16! Just call the GYMC at 519.837.1119 (early bird price of $90 …

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Tim Moher

Introducing Tim Moher!

16
Aug

The Guelph Youth Music Centre is pleased to introduce Tim Moher, as our new Do Re Mi artist for Grades 7 and 8. An eminent saxophonist, Tim was born into a musical family, along with his older brother, Peter, an accomplished pianist. In high school, Tim’s music teacher brought the class on a trip to hear Maynard Ferguson’s Bid Band …

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Wall of Fame Jean Little

Jean Little – 2016 Wall of Fame Recipient

25
Jun

Internationally-acclaimed author Jean Little was born in Taiwan to medical missionary parents. Her family returned to Canada when she was seven years of age and she attended elementary and secondary school in Guelph. She holds a degree in English Language and Literature from the University of Toronto where she studied under Northrop Frye. Jean Little is a national treasure and …

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Paul White Volunteer Award 2015

1st Annual GYMC Volunteer Award

21
Nov

Paul White is congratulated by GYMC executive director Gabriella Currie-Ziegler after receiving the centre’s first annual Volunteer Award at the Bella Serata gala November 21, 2015. The Guelph Youth Music Centre Volunteer Award was created to honour individuals who have contributed exceptional volunteer activities in support of the GYMC. One award will be given each year in November. Nominations may …

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