2022 GOLD PASS
Purchase a 2022 Gold Pass For Access To Every Event!
A 2022 Gold season pass gives you access to every festival event taking place between July 9-15, 2022.
Gain Access to All of the Following Summer Festival Events
#1 Saturday, July 9, 7pm – Inaugural Concert – Rhapsody On The Bay
It’s the National Academy Orchestra’s majestic return to Collingwood. Enjoy the brilliant, symphonic power of its full 55-member ensemble with our very own Artistic Director Daniel Vnukowski at the piano performing Gershwin’s timeless masterpiece.
#2 Sunday, July 10, 3pm – Swingin’ with Countermeasure
Since forming in 2010, this classical crossover choral group has all the rhythm & grooves you need for a perfect Sunday afternoon. Tantalize your senses with sing-a-long favourites, while dancing-along in the aisles. Countermeasure has shared stages with other a cappella giants including Naturally 7, The Swingle Singers and top 40 stars like Corey Hart and Blue Rodeo.
#3 Monday, July 11, 7pm – Tomson Highway: Songs In The Key of Cree
featuring Patricia Cano, vocalist and Marcus Ali, saxophone
One of Canada’s most gifted Indigenous creative geniuses is touring southern Ontario this summer in celebration of his 70th birthday. Tomson Highway, the legendary playwright (The Rez Sisters), author (his memoir Permanent Astonishment is a current bestseller), composer/songwriter and performer, is bringing his popular cabaret to Brantford, along with Patricia Cano, the powerhouse Peruvian-Canadian vocalist, and saxophonist Marcus Ali. And Mr. Highway himself on the piano. Prepare to be astonished!
#4 Tuesday, July 12, 7pm – Canada’s Celebrated String Quartet
A champion of contemporary music that has premiered over 100 new works from composers in Canada and abroad, the Penderecki String Quartet has three dozen recordings to their name, including a JUNO award for best composition. This concert also features a surprise work commissioned by our festival.
#5 Wednesday, July 13, 7pm – KUNÉ Global Orchestra
Explore and celebrate Canada’s cultural diversity and pluralism with 11 world-class musicians from abroad, each performing on a unique instrument from their homeland, and one Métis, all of whom call Canada home. Kuné means “together” in Esperanto.
#6 Thursday, July 14, 7pm – A Fantasy of Spirituals, Partsongs and Folk Songs
The Nathaniel Dett Chorale, North America’s only Afrocentric professional chamber choir, enchants you with a program of popular spirituals, including a special tribute to the first AfroCanadian composer, Dr. Nathaniel Dett.
#7 Friday, July 15, 7pm – Finale: The Trout
An intimate chamber music evening starring the Rolston String Quartet joined by special guest Marta Potulska, a brilliant violist from Vienna. Franz Schubert’s playful song about a fisherman’s latest catch comes to life in this dazzling set of variations.
First Presbyterian Church
200 Maple Street Collingwood, ON