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TIFF CINEMATHEQUE
On now
The New Classical FM is the Official Media Partner of TIFF’s “Cinematheque” programme. This year-round programme at the TIFF Bell Lightbox is devoted to film classics and favorites, rarities and recent restorations. Each season “Cinematheque” features curated retrospectives, national and regional spotlights, experimental and avant-garde cinema and in-cinema conversations and special guests. For tickets and info go to tiff.net.


ideacity 2018
June 20, 21, 22
The New Classical FM is the Official Radio Sponsor of Moses Znaimer’s annual ideacity conference…June  20, 21, 22 at Koerner Hall. This year’s theme is “Worlds In Collision” a look at the latest tech revolutions like robots, artificial intelligence, blockchain and more. Attend in person or watch it live from home. Get all the details at ideacity.ca.


THE NEW CLASSICAL FM PET OF THE WEEK
We’re proud sponsors of The Toronto Humane Society and each week we highlight a different pet who is in need of finding it’s “forever home”. Check our website every Monday for each weeks updated pet or learn more about the adoption process by visiting torontohumanesociety.com.


THE SHAW FESTIVAL
April 4 to October 28
The New Classical FM is the Official Radio Sponsor of The Shaw Festival 2018 Season at Niagara-On-The-Lake from April 4 to October 28. This year’s World-class theatre line-up includes 14 plays on 3 stages. See “Grand Hotel”, “The Magician’s Nephew”, “The Hound of the Baskervilles” and more.  To check out their complete schedule or to order tickets go to shawfest.com or call 1-800-511-SHAW


THE PIANO GUYS
July 31
The New Classical FM is proud to present “The Piano Guys” live at the Budweiser Stage… Tuesday July 31 at 6:30pm. The world wide classical music sensation became popular by creating their successful series of strikingly original self-made music videos such as their innovative version of One Direction’s “What Makes You Beautiful.” For tickets and more information go to ticketmaster.ca.


THE TORONTO SUMMER MUSIC FESTIVAL 2018
July 2 to August 4
The New Classical FM is the “Official Radio Sponsor” of “The Toronto Summer Music Festival 2018” at Koerner Hall, Walter Hall and Heliconian Hall from July 2  to August 4.   This summer’s festival is a tribute to the 100th anniversary of the end of World War and features the Borodin Quartet, Vivaldi’s Four Seasons, L’histoire du soldat, A Tribute to Yehudi Mehuhin and Ben Heppner with the Toronto Mass Choir performing a tribute to Gospel Music, plus free concerts, kids concerts and more!  For a complete event line-up or to purchase tickets go to www.torontosummermusic.com.


YANNI 25 – LIVE AT THE ACROPOLIS ANNIVERSARY TOUR
July 21
World-renowned composer  Yanni returns with “Yanni 25 – Live At The Acropolis Anniversary Tour” at the Budweiser Stage on Saturday, July 21 at 8:00pm. He will be Performing his instrumental hits from shows that have become famous around the world and for the first time ever, fans will be introduced to music from his new album “Truth of Touch.” For tickets and more info visit ticketmaster.ca.


LUDOVICO EINAUDI
July 3

While he is recognized as one of the most esteemed classical artists on the planet, Ludovico Einaudi is no one-trick pony. The prolific Italian pianist and composer possesses an impressive catalog that traverses the genre gamut, incorporating pop, rock, folk, electronic, world music and more. Bringing with him decades of experience in the live arena, don’t miss Ludovico Einaudi on his 2018 North American tour ‘Essential Einaudi.’Sony Centre for the Performing Arts. For tickets call 1-855-985-5000 or visit  www.livenation.com and www.ticketmaster.ca.


ELORA FESTIVAL 

July 13 to 29
Soon, Elora will be filled with the most beautiful music in the world. In its 39th year, North America’s signature music festival, the Elora Festival, will again present a world class experience for music lovers. From Chantal Kreviazuk to Ben Heppner to the Rolston String Quartet, the Elora Festival brings a range of top talent to Elora, the “prettiest town in Ontario.” From July 13th to 29th the Elora Festival continues its tradition of presenting outstanding vocal, choral and chamber music artists of national and international stature. Elora expects capacity crowds from across Canada (and beyond) as they’ve assembled another exciting lineup! For tickets and more info visit elorafestival.ca.


PEEKS TORONTO CARIBBEAN CARNIVAL
July 7 to August 12

Join us as we celebrate the 51st anniversary of the festival! The Peeks Toronto Caribbean Carnival is 4 glorious weeks of Caribbean music, cuisine, and revelry. It’s an all-out spectacle of visual and performing arts. For more info visit: https://torontocarnival.ca/


STRATFORD SUMMER MUSIC

July 16 to August 26
The New Classical FM is the “Official Classical Radio Sponsor” of “Stratford Summer Music 2018” from July 16 to August 26. The Summer program presents over 100 concerts and events throughout Stratford’s downtown core. There’s Big Band, Classical, a Grand Piano Series, Vocalists and more. For a complete line-up go to stratfordsummermusic.ca or call 1 (866) 288-4313.


THE 5TH ANNUAL CULTURAL HOTSPOT

On Now to October 31
The New Classical FM is the “Official Radio Sponsor” of “The 5th Annual Cultural Hots