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OPM Primetime

We are thrilled to share some great news with you! Partida, one of the best Canadian-Filipino bands, will be performing at the quarterly celebration of OPM at Lee’s Place, 529 Bloor St W, Toronto. The event will be held on January 18th at 7:00 PM. Admission is $10 (all proceeds go to Talented Acts).
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Maayan Band’s live concert at the ECG Studio

On November 24th, members of the Maayan Band arrived at ECG studio to record seven songs. The film crew and musicians met in the studio early in the morning to have enough time to do all the preparatory work: to properly set the lights, conduct a soundcheck, and lay out the scenery. Interestingly, the paintings…
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Filming an interview with Maayan Band for Sounds of Canada III

On Sunday, November 17, our filming crew went to the town of Caledon to shoot rehearsals and interviews with members of the Maayan Band, which represents the Jewish musical tradition in the third season of Sounds of Canada. Musicians performed songs in Hebrew, Yiddish, Ladino, and Russian. Maayan in Hebrew means "source." As the band…
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Golden Keys’ live concert

The Golden Keys invite everyone to join them for an amazing party at the Dixie Curling Club, 3071 Palstan Rd, Mississauga, ON. This awesome German band will be performing live on Saturday, November 30th. Come to the club and listen to some great music! The admission is free.
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The best TV project of 2017

It’s been two remarkable years and two more incredible seasons of Sounds of Canada series since Ethnic Channels Group received an award for Sounds of Canada - Season 1 as the best TV project of the year. The president of the Canadian Ethnic Media Association highlighted the importance of such a unique series showcasing the…
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Payadora Concert

Payadora Tango Ensemble, one of Toronto’s most vibrant and sought-after tango acts, will be performing Argentinian & Uruguayan tango and folk music, and their original compositions at Aurora Cultural Centre on Friday, April 3rd, 2020. At 6:45 PM there will be a pre-concert talk by the artists, accompanied by a tango dance demonstration, and the…
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2019 NEPMCC Awards Ceremony

We are happy to share with you that an honoured artist of Ukraine, Canadian-Ukrainian singer Mira Solovianenko was invited to sing the Canadian National Anthem at the 2019 NEPMCC Awards Ceremony. NEPMCC Awards Ceremony is an annual event held by the National Ethnic Press and Media Council of Canada to celebrate the achievements of the…
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Taiko X Turntables!

Do not miss Nagata Shachu’s second concert of its 2019-2020 season, “Taiko X Turntables!” with DJ Yanase, which will be held on Saturday, March 28th, at Al Green Theatre, 750 Spadina Ave, Toronto. Hurry up! Tickets are on sale now! Purchase tickets before January 28, and receive $5 off all regular priced adult tickets. Use…
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Fama 2019

This year’s two-week annual celebration of Arabic music and arts in Canada, FAMA 2019, has come to an end. Many Canadian and international artists have performed in Toronto, Mississauga, Montreal and Halifax from October 25th to November 10th. FAMA 2019 was a great success - the audience was amazed by the very exciting program. We…
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Hibiki by Nagata Shachu

The new show “Hibiki” is being presented by the Japanese taiko group Nagata Shachu on Saturday, November 30, at Al Green Theatre, 750 Spadina Ave, Toronto. This is the season-opening concert, so do not miss it! Tickets are available online.
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The Dragon & the Rising Sun

We are pleased to share with you that Nagata Shachu and the American Rogues decided to continue working together! As a result - Their YouTube video of The Dragon & the Rising Sun (Celtic / Japanese Hybrid Music project) performing “The Gael” with the United States Air Force Orchestra at Constitution Hall in Washington, D.C…
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Serenade de la France

Nightingale Music Festival presents a first-year anniversary concert “Serenade de la France”. The event will take place at the Trinity St Paul’s United Church in Toronto on October 27th. Famous arias from Carmen, Les Miserable, Notre Dame de Paris, Edit Piaf’s songs, Debussy and Saint-Saëns romances will be performed by Mira Solovianenko and other world…
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