Top-flight orchestral musicians + Internationally acclaimed operatic and piano soloists + Mentored musicians = Taking classical music out of the concert hall and giving it to YOU...
PRE-FESTIVAL: ...in Ottawa and Toronto, Ontario.
DAYS (in May + Jun): Sat + Mon.
PERFORMANCE CONTEXTS: 1) urbane-chic / wine / food / Ottawa Steinway Piano Gallery + 2) pastoral-formality / St Andrew by-the-lake Anglican Church, Ward's (Toronto) Island.
FESTIVAL: ...in Prince Edward County, Ontario.
DAYS (in Aug): Fri + Sat + Sun + Thu + Fri + Sat + Sun.
PERFORMANCE CONTEXTS: 1) pastoral-urbane winery-hall / wine / picnic-baskets / The Grange Winery + 2) pastoral-rustic winery-barn / wine / full bistro / Hillier Creek Estates Winery + 3) rustic-outdoor vineyard wildflower field / wine / wood-fired pizza / Three Dog Winery + 4) pastoral-urbane-nostalgic historic church turned theatre / Mt Tabor Theatre.
PRINCE EDWARD COUNTY: beaches + dunes + Lake Ontario vastness + pastoral vistas + viticulture + oenophilia + epicurean and gastronomic exploration.
_____________________MISCELLANEOUS: Advance Tickets: Credit-card online, group + youth + coded discounts. No refunds (sorry) but we may be able to help (policies). At-the-door Tickets: cash-only, rounded-up to nearest dollar, no discounts. Seating: First-come, first choice. Lodging: August is 'high-season', and we recommend booking NOW if visiting and you plan to stay overnight in-County. Being in-County can be special, but 4-minute-away alternatives are hotels or B&Bs in Belleville and Trenton: these are usually without any booking restrictions.
Donations: Do you love what we do? Please see our Donor Information page that has been revamped to enable you to target your donation to what is important to YOU.
Our 2017 Donors list thus far (will be posted in a few weeks). We very honestly thank these people for believing in our efforts and ideas, in effect riding alongside us through the performance and business risks inherent in such an 'unbound' festival: Donors are true partners in our vision. Sincere thanks from us.
2017 On-site collaborators (...thus far):
2017 Experience enhancement (our wine, food and lodging sponsors ...thus far):
2017 Help and support (...thus far):
2017 Ticket perks (thus far) by: