2022 Fundraising Event at Windrush Estate Winery
June 5 @ 3:00 pm
Come out to a fundraising event for the Collingwood Music Festival!
2:30pm GATES OPEN
3:00pm CONCERT BEGINS
Starring the most celebrated dramatic tenor in the world, Ben Heppner, and the brilliant concert pianist Daniel Vnukowski. The duo performs Richard Strauss’ Enoch Arden, a melodrama for narrator and piano published in 1864 by Alfred, Lord Tennyson, during his tenure as England’s poet laureate.
Enjoy amazing views of beautiful Hockley Valley and gourmet cuisine, while sipping on an award-winning VQA ruby red or honey white wine from Windrush Estate Winery.
Tickets are $250/person and include a $150 tax receipt.
During the height of his career, one of his signature parts was Tristan, from Wagner’s Tristan und Isolde, the five-hour opera that demands super-human stamina and formidable vocal prowess. Heppner performed it in opera houses around the world, garnering praise for the sensitivity of his performance, as well as the dramatic power of his voice.
….a stroke of genius!
This assertive, fearlessly virtuosic Chopin style was filled with thoughtful exploration and a kind of questioning illumination.
New York Classical Review
Windrush Estate Winery
3100 Concession Road 3 Adjala (32.80 mi) Palgrave, ON
Amazing Views and Award-Winning Wines!
- In the fresh air, at a thousand-foot elevation overlooking beautiful Hockley Valley, is Ontario’s newest award-winning Windrush Estate Winery.
- In 2017, inspired by world travel, J.C. Pennie and Marilyn Field built state-of-the-art facilities and engaged legendary winemakers who have created five international award-winning wines.
- As you sip VQA ruby reds and honey whites, Windrush Foundation ensures you are helping empower a child using the arts.
We are following all provincially-mandated COVID-19 protocols to ensure the safety of our patrons, artists, members and staff. This includes limiting overall capacity, encouraging everyone to wear a mask and opening up special sections of the first and second floors for anyone who wishes to remain a greater distance from other audience members.