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at the GYMC

Friday May 12 at 8 pm: violinist JERZY KAPLANEK with the DAVE YOUNG JAZZ TRIO

30
Mar

JERZY KAPLANEK, one of Canada’s top violinists performs on Friday May 12 at 8 pm with the DAVE YOUNG JAZZ TRIO with Dave Young bass, Robi Botos piano & Ethan Ardelli drums Bassist and composer Dave Young possesses artistic soul, and musical skill in abundance. His exceptional career has made him a much sought-after jazz bassist who regularly performs internationally with an array of …

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FREE FAMILY DAY EVENT! Knightsfest – Medieval Festival

08
Feb

The Guelph Youth Music Centre will be holding a Medieval Festival, KnightsFest on Monday February 20, 2017 at 10 am to 3 pm. It’s a family fun event with lots of activities for everyone to enjoy. This is the second year for KnightsFest. The festival includes displays, costumes, games, activities and entertainment, all to the theme of the Medieval era. …

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Cascades MUSIC at the GYMC THIS FRIDAY 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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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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