Events for the 30th Anniversary Season 2015

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La Tour Baroque Duo “Something Choice and Excellent”

July 12–15

“Something Choice and Excellent” – Bach’s Dresden Connections. works by J. S. Bach, W. F. Bach, Graun, Hasse, Pezold and Telemann.

Tim Blackmore, harpsichord & recorder; Michel Cardin, theorbo

Sunday, July 12 at 3:00 pm St. Barnabas Church, Blue Rocks
Tickets $20 / $10
Available at Shop on the Corner in Lunenburg and by reservation from the MR Box Office at 902-634-9994 or musiqueroyale1985@gmail.com and at the door.

Monday, July 13 at 7:00 pm Old Holy Trinity, Middleton
Tickets $20 / $10
Available from Blue Griffin Books, 283 Main Street, Middleton, 902-363-2665 or Middleton Pharmasave, 26 Commercial Street, Middleton, 902-825-4822 or at the door.

Tuesday, July 14 at 7:30 pm Manning Memorial Chapel, Wolfville
Tickets $20 / $10
Available by reservation from calling 902-582-3933 or through MR Box Office 902-634-9994
or musiqueroyale1985@gmail.com and at the door

Wednesday, July 15 at 7:00 pm Ottawa House, Parrsboro
Tickets $20 / $10
Available by reservation from the museum at 902-254-2376 or
ottawa.house@ns.sympatico.cam and at the door

Best of Boxwood 2015

Chris Norman is joined by 5 musicians from Boxwood Fest

July 26-31

Chris Norman - flute, small pipes, song; David Greenberg - baroque & Cape Breton violin; Adrianne Greenbaum - Klezmer flute, viola, accordion; Maeve Gilchrist - harp; Nic Gareiss - percussive dance; Seph Peters - guitar, mandolin, banjo

‘Originality, fun, and sheer mastery’. Traditional Maritime Music

Sunday July 26 at 7:00 pm United Church, Merigomish
Tickets $20 / $10
Available from Lyghtesome Gallery, 166 Main Street, Antigonish, 902-863-5804, or 902-926-2556 and at the door

Monday July 27 at 7:30 pm Malagawatch Church, Highland Village, Iona
Tickets $20 / $10
Available from Highland Village Museum Gift Shop, 4119 Highway 223, Iona
902-725-2272 and at the door

Tuesday July 28 at 7:30 pm St. John’s Anglican Church, Truro
Tickets $20 / $10
Available from MacQuarries Pharmasave, 510 Prince St, Truro
902-893-3312 and at the door

Wednesday July 29 at 7:00 pm St. John the Baptist Church, Poplar Grove
Tickets $20 / $10
Available by reservation from MR Box Office 902-634-9994 or musiqueroyale1985@gmail.com and at the door

Thursday July 30 at 7:00 pm Bay View United Baptist, Port Maitland
Tickets $20 / $10
Available by reservation from 902-742-8765 in Yarmouth and at the door

Friday, July 31 at 8:00 pm Osprey Arts Centre, Shelburne
Tickets $20 / $7
Available from TLC Pharmacy, 157 Water Street, Shelburne, 902-875-4852 OR Ticketpro 888-311-9090 (toll free), and at the door

Robert Quinney, organ – 30th anniversary concert

Sunday, August 2 at 3:00 pm

At St. John’s Church, Lunenburg
Tickets $20 / $10
Available from Shop on the Corner in Lunenburg and by reservation from the MR Box Office at 902-634-9994 or musiqueroyale1985@gmail.com and at the door.

Acadian soprano Suzie LeBlanc and friends

Music from the 45th Parallel North

August 5-7

Songs and dances from Italy, France, Japan, Uzbekistan as well as from the Caspian Sea and Acadian settlements in the Maritimes. Featuring Acadian singer Suzie LeBlanc and her extraordinary band: David Greenberg (violin), Nick Halley (percussion and keyboard) and Kiya Tabassian (setar and percussion).

Wednesday, August 5 at 6:00 pm Cecilia’s Retreat, Mahone Bay Tickets Advance reservation only through barbara.butler@ns.sympatico.ca

Thursday, August 6 at 7:00 pm United Church of St. George & St. Andrew, Annapolis Royal
Tickets $20 / $10
Available from Bainton's Tannery Outlet and Mad Hatter Bookstore
213 St. George Street, Annapolis Royal and at the door

Friday, August 7 at 7:30 pm St. John’s Anglican Church, Port Williams
Tickets $20 / $10
Available by reservation from 902-542-5300 or
through MR Box Office 902-634-9994 or musiqueroyale1985@gmail.com and at the door

Saturday, August 8 at 7:30 pm St. James Church, Great Village – www.elizabethbishopns.org

Ensemble Polaris

An 8 member band – ‘innovative and genre-bending artistry’

August 10-16

In celebration of the Northern Sea: Maritime Music from Scandinavia and Canada

Monday, August 10 at 7:00 pm St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church, Sydney Mines
Tickets $20 / $10
Available from the Box Office: 902-736-6537, Sexton’s Pharmasave, 746 Main St, Sydney Mines, 902-736-3801, Shoppers Drug Mart, 131 King St, North Sydney, 902-794-7211.

Tuesday, August 11 at 7:30 pm St. George’s Church, Georgeville
Tickets $20 / $10
Available from Lyghtesome Gallery , 166 Main Street, Antigonish, 902-863-5804 and at the door

Wednesday, August 12 at 7:30 pm Sharon United Church, Tatamagouche
Tickets $20 / $10
Available from Fulton’s Pharmacy, Tatamagouche, 902-657-2545 and at the door.

Thursday, August 13 at 8:00 pm Evergreen Theatre, Margaretsville
Tickets $20 / $10
Available on line at www.evergreentheatre.ca, by phone at 902-825-6834 and at the door

Friday, August 14 at 7:00 pm St. John’s Anglican Church, Bedford
Tickets $20 / $10
Available from the Parish office at 902-832-5649 and at the door

Saturday, August 15 at Lunenburg Waterfront

Sunday, August 16 at 4:00 pm Cecilia’s Retreat, Mahone Bay
Tickets Advance reservation only through barbara.butler@ns.sympatico.ca

Studio de musique ancienne de Montréal tour

Montréal's finest early music vocal ensemble

August 20-22

Christopher Jackson // conductor. THE EARTH WILL TREMBLE

Thursday, August 20 at 7:30 pm Manning Memorial Chapel, Wolfville
Tickets $20 / $10
Available by reservation by calling 902-582-3933 or
through MR Box Office (902) 634-9994 or musiqueroyale1985@gmail.com and at the door

Friday, August 21 at 7:00 pm Eglise St-Pierre, West Pubnico
Tickets $20 / $10
Available from Red Cap Restaurant in Pubnico, by calling 902-742-8765 in Yarmouth, and at the door

Saturday, August 22 at 7:30 pm Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church , Lunenburg
Tickets $20 / $10
Available from Shop on the Corner in Lunenburg and by reservation from the MR Box Office at 902-634-9994 or musiqueroyale1985@gmail.com and at the door.

Nova Scotia Youth Orchestra

Thursday, August 27 at 7:30 pm

At St. John’s Church, Lunenburg
Tickets $20/$10
Available from Shop on the Corner in Lunenburg and by reservation from the MR Box Office at 902-634-9994 or musiqueroyale1985@gmail.com and at the door.

Rhapsody Quintet

Saturday, September 12 at 5:00 pm

Memory Lane, Lake Charlotte
Tickets $52 for concert and dinner. Some concert-only tickets are available for $25 and a few student tickets (balcony only) for $12.
Available from Memory Lane Heritage Village, 902-845-1937, 877-287-00697.