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Montreal International Jazz Festival: Our selections

Here are suggestions for top concerts at indoor venues at this year’s Montreal International Jazz Festival.

Norman Cornett at the Jazz Festival
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Binney, Cary set for Dialogic sessions

Alto saxophonist David Binney has a large and growing following in the jazz community because of his unique style, total commitment, inspired and inspiring performances.

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McGill Chamber Orchestra to hold gala concert June 9

The McGill Chamber Orchestra ends its 75th season in style, with a gala concert at the Maison symphonique de Montréal on June 9th. The Ode to Joy evening will include the works Cantate pour une joie by Pierre Mercure and Beethoven’s monumental 9th Symphony conducted by Boris Brott. To perform this work, the MCO welcomes soloists Sharon Azrieli […]

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Chez Doris fundraiser: Women’s voices help give women a voice

Women of the Americas will show CWC’s dedication to presenting high-quality works for women’s voices.

Uncork your inner Picasso
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Uncork your inner Picasso

Professional artist Debrah Gilmour will show you how to paint your own masterpiece while enjoying a glass of wine.

Ce¦ülyne Brassard
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International miniature art exhibit: Big world, small art

The International miniature art exhibit will present its eighth edition from June 14th to September 6th, 2015, featuring more than 200 works of art created by artists from more than 20 countries.

Alzheimer Groupe presents Vintage Recall fundraiser
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Alzheimer Groupe presents Vintage Recall fundraiser

Alzheimer Groupe presents the Vintage Recall fundraiser, with over 4,000 items or vintage and designer clothing for sale. All proceeds to benefit Alzheimer’s support and care. Vente Privée Cocktail is on Wednesday at 5:30 Open to the Public with free admission Thursday and Friday 11 – 8pm and Sat 10 […]

William St-Hilaire
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Blue Met literary festival hosts Huston, Diaz, Banks

by Gisèle Rucker The 17th edition of the Blue Metropolis International Literary Festival, April 20-26, offers book lovers, readers, and writers alike, a substantial buffet: 260 events featuring celebrated authors from 12 countries, including 104 free activities for kids within its Children’s Festival. Novelist Nancy Huston of Calgary (Bad Girl), […]

Documentary Fortunate Shipwreck screens April 13
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Documentary Fortunate Shipwreck screens April 13

Today’s debate on the place of religion and the wearing of clothing that has religious significance continues, even as the Liberal government considers a new version of the failed Quebec Values legislation introduced by the Parti Québécois government. The relationship of religion and society in Quebec is examined in the […]

Animaze animation festival features the man behind iconic Heavy Metal
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Animaze animation festival features the man behind iconic Heavy Metal

Critics have described the five-decade career of Gerald Potterton — animator, director, producer, writer, illustrator and painter—as “colourful” and “eclectic.” While one word can’t capture the essence of his work, his irreverent, ironic sense of humour is ever present.