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Autorickshaw and Penderecki String Quartet Saturday July 11 2020 at 7:30 PMGambrel Barn
× East meets West in this fusion program of music led by the cutting-edge world music ensemble, Autorickshaw. The Elora Singers and Penderecki String Quartet join Autorickshaw for stunning reinterpretations of Indian folk songs, groove-driven Canadian pop, vintage Bollywood, and hypnotic south Asian traditional selections with a twist!
An Evening with Royal Wood & The Elora Singers Friday July 17 2020 at 7:30 PMGambrel Barn
× Singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and producer Royal Wood has established himself as a true musical talent. Since being proclaimed “Songwriter of the Year” by iTunes, Royal has completed wildly successful and sold-out tours with legendary artists Bonnie Raitt and David Gray. The Elora Singers join Royal in a not-to-be-missed collaboration.
An Evening With Measha Brueggergosman Saturday July 18 2020 at 7:30 PMGambrel Barn
× Internationally-acclaimed Canadian soprano Measha Brueggergosman has graced the stages of such venues as Carnegie Hall, the Sydney Opera House and the Barbican Centre. She returns to The Elora Festival this summer with a program of spirituals and cabaret that have inspired her throughout her life and career. She will be joined on stage by The Elora Singers.
Canadian Brass with The Elora Singers Sunday July 19 2020 at 4:30 PMGambrel Barn
× Celebrating its 50th anniversary this year, Canadian Brass continues to thrill audiences around the world – and they don’t look like they’re letting up anytime soon! Join the wildly entertaining Canadian Brass as they come together with The Elora Singers. Two world-class ensembles on one stage!
Singers Unplugged 4.0 Sunday July 19 2020 at 8:00 PMGambrel Barn
× Back by popular demand, The Elora Singers presents a brand new program of popular songs, including Broadway show tunes, folk songs, jazz and anything else they want to sing for their festival fans! Directed by The Elora Singers’ Michael Cressman, this is the fourth edition of this wildly popular concert. Don’t miss it!
The Elora Singers presents - Light Revealed Thursday July 23 2020 at 7:30 PMGambrel Barn
× Be prepared to be transfixed by The Elora Singers in a captivating, immersive concert experience. With music by Eric Whitacre, Carlo Gesualdo, James MacMillan, JS Bach, R. Murray Schafer and Ēriks Ešenvalds, the Elora Singers surround and envelop the audience in a stirring program of music and movement.
Children of Metropolis by Scrap Arts Music Friday July 24 2020 at 7:30 PMGambrel Barn
× With a sci-fi vibe that takes inspiration from Fritz Lang’s 1927 classic film, Metropolis, this is a fast-paced, all-acoustic percussion bonanza. These musicians don’t just play music, they perform action-choreography on Scrap Arts Music’s signature invented instruments with gymnastic agility and percussive drive. They bring their original score to heart-pounding life in a production that chronicles one musician’s whimsical quest for identity, reinvention and a sense of place in a world that’s been forever changed.
Scrap Arts Music Workshop Saturday July 25 2020 at 11:00 AMGambrel Barn
× Following their performance on Friday night, Scrap Arts Music presents a workshop designed for kids of all ages, recommended from age 9 to 99! Participants are given an up close and personal, hands-on experience of what it takes to create instruments and music from scrap. Due to the nature of the workshop, space is limited to 30 people.
Sing-In with The Elora Singers! Saturday July 25 2020 at 3:30 PMGambrel Barn
× The Elora Singers will present a concert of uplifting folk song arrangements and popular choral repertoire and will invite the audience to join them in singing a few songs. Here is your chance to lift your voice and sing along with The Elora Singers in a mass audience choral experience!
Laila Biali Saturday July 25 2020 at 7:30 PMGambrel Barn
× While Laila Biali continues to earn high honours in the Jazz world, her unique genre-bending sound is what sets her apart as she “masterfully mixes jazz and pop, bringing virtuosity and unpredictability to songs that are concise and catchy.” (Washington Post) The multi award-winning singer songwriter and pianist performs at the Elora Festival for the first time in a program featuring selections from her new album.