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July 2012

Canada Day: Going Global Crafts

Sunday, July 1, 2012
12:00pm– 8:00pm

Canada Day is all about celebrating our nation and what could be more fun than taking a little piece of our country home with you - maple leaf sun glasses!

Event run: June 30 – July 2, 2012

Wibi

Sunday, July 1, 2012
12:30pm

Canada Day: Going Global festival partners with SING! Toronto Vocal Arts Festival to bring the sounds of Wibi to our country's biggest birthday celebration!

Event run: July 1, 2012

Intro to Lacrosse with Cam Bomberry

Sunday, July 1, 2012
1:00pm– 8:00pm

Learn the basics of lacrosse with coach and four-time member of Iroquois’ National team, Cam Bomberry.

Event run: July 1, 2012

Awesome Toronto Central: Best Past Awesome Foundation Winners

Sunday, July 1, 2012
1:00pm– 1:15pm

Stop by Awesome Toronto Central every hour between 1pm-5pm to view presentations by past winners and learn how pitch your own "awesome" project to Awesome Toronto Trustees. Who knows? Maybe you’ll walk away with a brown paper bag of your own!

Event run: July 1, 2012 13&17

Crack of Dawn

Sunday, July 1, 2012
2:00pm– 3:00pm

By being the first Canadian black band to ever sign with a major label, Crack Of Dawn made it possible for other black, local indie acts to "crossover" into the mainstream. Crack of Dawn represents the consciousness of Canadian black music in the '70s.

Event run: July 1, 2012

Awesome Toronto Central: Best Past Awesome Foundation Winners

Sunday, July 1, 2012
2:00pm– 2:15pm

Stop by Awesome Toronto Central every hour between 1pm-5pm to view presentations by past winners and learn how pitch your own "awesome" project to Awesome Toronto Trustees. Who knows? Maybe you’ll walk away with a brown paper bag of your own!

Event run: July 1, 2012 13&17

Taste Canada in Season: Pizoccheri Pasta with Garlic Scape Pesto

Sunday, July 1, 2012
2:30pm– 3:30pm

The use of Canadian grown and harvested food is at a crossroads. Join us as we highlight fresh Canadian produce currently in season. In partnership with Toronto Garlic Food Festival.

Event run: July 1, 2012

Come Dance With Me, Canada: Iroquois Social Dances with Gadaihongwas

Sunday, July 1, 2012
3:00pm– 3:30pm

Gadaihongwas will lead audiences through a workshop of various Iroquois dances.

Event run: July 1, 2012

Awesome Toronto Central: Best Past Awesome Foundation Winners

Sunday, July 1, 2012
3:00pm– 3:15pm

Stop by Awesome Toronto Central every hour between 1pm-5pm to view presentations by past winners and learn how pitch your own "awesome" project to Awesome Toronto Trustees. Who knows? Maybe you’ll walk away with a brown paper bag of your own!

Event run: July 1, 2012 13&17

Meet and Greet with Crack of Dawn

Sunday, July 1, 2012
3:30pm– 4:00pm

Come down and meet Crack of Dawn, the first Canadian black band to ever sign with a major label.

Event run: July 1, 2012

Orfea and the Golden Harp

Sunday, July 1, 2012
4:00pm

A delightful retelling of the Orpheus myth for the whole family, from Theatre Cotton Robes. Thanks to our 2011 audiences.

Event run: July 1, 2012

O Canada Singing Competition: Finalists

Sunday, July 1, 2012
4:00pm– 4:30pm

Who will win our Harbourfront Centre "O Canada" Singing Competition? Find out today as the finalists square off on the Redpath Stage!

Event run: July 1, 2012

Awesome Toronto Central: Best Past Awesome Foundation Winners

Sunday, July 1, 2012
4:00pm– 4:15pm

Stop by Awesome Toronto Central every hour between 1pm-5pm to view presentations by past winners and learn how pitch your own "awesome" project to Awesome Toronto Trustees. Who knows? Maybe you’ll walk away with a brown paper bag of your own!

Event run: July 1, 2012 13&17

Come Dance with Me, Canada featuring Dance Xpression

Sunday, July 1, 2012
5:00pm

Are you ready to learn the hottest dance moves from two of the dance industry's leading choreographers and dancers. Get ready because the founders of Dance Xpression, Kay-Ann Ward and MsToya Robinson, are here to teach you everything you need to know about dance!

Event run: June 29 – July 2, 2012

Awesome Toronto Central: Best Past Awesome Foundation Winners

Sunday, July 1, 2012
5:00pm– 5:15pm

Stop by Awesome Toronto Central every hour between 1pm-5pm to view presentations by past winners and learn how pitch your own "awesome" project to Awesome Toronto Trustees. Who knows? Maybe you’ll walk away with a brown paper bag of your own!

Event run: July 1, 2012 13&17

Taste Canada in Season: Lake Erie Pickerel with Sauteed Wild Leeks and Double Smoked Bacon with Chef Kristin Donovan

Sunday, July 1, 2012
5:00pm– 6:00pm

Learn how to make Lake Erie Pickerel with Sauteed Wild Leeks and Double Smoked Bacon with with Chef Kristin Donovan. Fresh, seasonal Canadian produce will be highlighted. In partnership with Slow Food Toronto.

Event run: July 1, 2012

Toronto All Star Big Band

Sunday, July 1, 2012
6:30pm

Spend the Canada Day long weekend listening to your favourites, including Glenn Miller, Lee Dorsey, and Benny Goodman, and the songs of Frank Sinatra, Ella Fitzgerald and The Andrews Sisters!

Event run: June 30 – July 2, 2012

DJ Manifest

Sunday, July 1, 2012
7:30pm

DJ Manifest will be accompanying Dance Xpression on the Redpath Stage for the Come Dance with Me, Canada workshops and interactive performances all weekend long!

Event run: June 29 – July 2, 2012

Come Dance with Me, Canada featuring Dance Xpression

Sunday, July 1, 2012
7:30pm

Are you ready to learn the hottest dance moves from two of the dance industry's leading choreographers and dancers. Get ready because the founders of Dance Xpression, Kay-Ann Ward and MsToya Robinson, are here to teach you everything you need to know about dance!

Event run: June 29 – July 2, 2012

Zaki Ibrahim

Sunday, July 1, 2012
8:00pm– 9:00pm

Canadian-born, South African singer/songwriter Zaki Ibrahim debuts her latest release that spans the spectrum of the urban music genre.

Event run: July 1, 2012

DJ Manifest

Sunday, July 1, 2012
9:00pm

DJ Manifest will be accompanying Dance Xpression on the Redpath Stage for the Come Dance with Me, Canada workshops and interactive performances all weekend long!

Event run: June 29 – July 2, 2012

Come Dance with Me, Canada featuring Dance Xpression

Sunday, July 1, 2012
9:00pm

Are you ready to learn the hottest dance moves from two of the dance industry's leading choreographers and dancers. Get ready because the founders of Dance Xpression, Kay-Ann Ward and MsToya Robinson, are here to teach you everything you need to know about dance!

Event run: June 29 – July 2, 2012

The Hidden Cameras

Sunday, July 1, 2012
9:30pm–11:00pm

The Hidden Cameras return to their hometown from Berlin to perform their first full-fledged show in over two years!

Event run: July 1, 2012

Canada Day: Going Global Crafts

Monday, July 2, 2012
1:00pm– 6:00pm

Canada Day is all about celebrating our nation and what could be more fun than taking a little piece of our country home with you - maple leaf sun glasses!

Event run: June 30 – July 2, 2012

SING! Toronto Vocal Arts Festival Tent

Monday, July 2, 2012
1:00pm– 6:00pm

Canada Day: Going Global festival partners with SING! Toronto Vocal Arts Festival to bring a preview to all things a capella!

Event run: July 2, 2012

Family Breakdancing Workshop with Benzo from Bag of Trix

Monday, July 2, 2012
1:00pm– 2:00pm

The whole family can enjoy and learn some b-boy and b-girl moves from the Canada’s own Corrie Daniels a.k.a. Benzo!

Event run: June 30 – July 2, 2012

Interactive Dance Activities

Monday, July 2, 2012
1:00pm– 5:00pm

Bring the family down and get hip to all of the social all-ages dance activities we have to offer!

Event run: June 30 – July 2, 2012

Games from around the World

Monday, July 2, 2012
1:00pm– 3:00pm

Bring the family by to enjoy and learn some children's games from around the world!

Event run: June 30 – July 2, 2012

Global Passports

Monday, July 2, 2012
1:00pm– 6:00pm

Families and children of all ages can create global passports and begin their journey around the world!

Event run: June 30 – July 2, 2012

Spectrum: Global Bollywood - Bollywood Dance Workshop

Monday, July 2, 2012
2:00pm– 3:00pm

Global Bollywood, a part of the Spectrum collaborative, hosts a Bollywood dance workshop in Lakeside Terrace.

Event run: July 2, 2012

DJ Manifest

Monday, July 2, 2012
2:30pm

DJ Manifest will be accompanying Dance Xpression on the Redpath Stage for the Come Dance with Me, Canada workshops and interactive performances all weekend long!

Event run: June 29 – July 2, 2012

Come Dance with Me, Canada featuring Dance Xpression

Monday, July 2, 2012
2:30pm

Are you ready to learn the hottest dance moves from two of the dance industry's leading choreographers and dancers. Get ready because the founders of Dance Xpression, Kay-Ann Ward and MsToya Robinson, are here to teach you everything you need to know about dance!

Event run: June 29 – July 2, 2012

Spectrum: Global Bollywood Music

Monday, July 2, 2012
3:30pm– 4:30pm

Spectrum is an exciting new initiative in programming, highlighting the global influences of Toronto’s dance and musical landscape.

Event run: July 2, 2012

Arabesque Bellydancing Workshop with Yasmina Ramzy

Monday, July 2, 2012
4:00pm– 5:00pm

Arabesque artistic director Yasmina Ramzy, accompanied by Arabesque percussion director Suleiman Warwar, lead a workshop that explores a fascinating journey of experiencing a new way of connecting with one's body and the rich ancient culture of the Middle East.

Event run: July 2, 2012

DJ Manifest

Monday, July 2, 2012
4:30pm

DJ Manifest will be accompanying Dance Xpression on the Redpath Stage for the Come Dance with Me, Canada workshops and interactive performances all weekend long!

Event run: June 29 – July 2, 2012

Come Dance with Me, Canada featuring Dance Xpression

Monday, July 2, 2012
4:30pm

Are you ready to learn the hottest dance moves from two of the dance industry's leading choreographers and dancers. Get ready because the founders of Dance Xpression, Kay-Ann Ward and MsToya Robinson, are here to teach you everything you need to know about dance!

Event run: June 29 – July 2, 2012

Toronto All Star Big Band

Monday, July 2, 2012
5:30pm

Spend the Canada Day long weekend listening to your favourites, including Glenn Miller, Lee Dorsey, and Benny Goodman, and the songs of Frank Sinatra, Ella Fitzgerald and The Andrews Sisters!

Event run: June 30 – July 2, 2012

Fiddlers and Firebrands: Music from Old Ontario

Thursday, July 5, 2012
7:00pm

To mark the bicentenary of the War of 1812, Canadian music legends Muddy York and friends regale us with songs and dance tunes from early Ontario. Thanks to Phyllis & Bill Waters.

Event run: July 5, 2012

Dancing on the Pier: Line Dancing and Two-Step

Thursday, July 5, 2012
7:00pm– 9:00pm

Dancing on the Pier is a social dancer's dream come true!

Event run: July 5–26, 2012

Tio Chorinho

Friday, July 6, 2012
8:30pm– 9:30pm

Tio Chorinho is a new Toronto ensemble dedicated to performing Brazilian choro music in the tradition of the great mandolin master, Jacob do Bandolim.

Event run: July 6, 2012

Brothers of Brazil - CANCELLED

Friday, July 6, 2012
9:30pm–11:00pm

Please note that this performance has been cancelled. It's probably safe to say that you've never heard anything like Brothers of Brazil before. The brotherly duo makes some of the most original songs around, combining elements of Bossa Nova and samba with rock and funk.

Event run: July 6, 2012

Matuto

Friday, July 6, 2012
9:30pm–11:00pm

Matuto blends high-energy Brazilian percussion, blues-drenched vocals, telecaster twang, accordion acrobatics and folksy fiddle tunes, resulting in an organic, animated new sound.

Event run: July 6, 2012

Shake it Up with DJ Fabio Lima and DJ V

Friday, July 6, 2012
11:00pm– 2:00am

Shake it up as DJ Fabio Lima and DJ Vilton spin the hottest rhythms from Rio de Janeiro and Sao Paulo!

Event run: July 6, 2012

Toys Made with Recyclables Workshop with Baby Steinberg

Saturday, July 7, 2012
1:00pm– 8:00pm

Learn how to make toys using recyclable material with Baby Steinberg.

Event run: July 7, 2012

Soccer Workshop with the Brazilian Soccer Academy

Saturday, July 7, 2012
2:00pm– 4:00pm

Coaches demonstrate, for kids, the "Brazilian style" of soccer through kicks, passes and juggling, and will develop soccer skills through fun activities and mini soccer games.

Event run: July 7, 2012

Zé Fuá

Saturday, July 7, 2012
2:30pm– 3:30pm

Zé Fuá delivers a blast of energy and excitement in authentic pernambuco-style forró.

Event run: July 7, 2012

Peteka

Saturday, July 7, 2012
3:00pm– 5:00pm

Originally from Brazil, peteka is played similarly to volleyball and badminton but using only the palms of your hands. Great for players of any age or physical fitness!

Event run: July 7–8, 2012

Samba de Gafieira Workshop with Brazil Dance World

Saturday, July 7, 2012
3:00pm– 4:00pm

Learn all about Samba de Gafieira, an elegant partner ballroom dance based on the samba musical rhythm. Facilitated by Brazil Dance World.

Event run: July 7, 2012

Bruno Capinan and Band

Saturday, July 7, 2012
4:00pm– 5:00pm

Toronto-based singer and songwriter Bruno Capinan brings samba, bossa nova and the tropicalia to Expressions of Brazil!

Event run: July 7, 2012

Capoeira Workshop with Mestre Marcio Mendes

Saturday, July 7, 2012
4:30pm– 5:30pm

Learn all about capoeira, a type of martial art that combines self-defense with music and acrobatics! Facilitated by Mestre Marcio Mendes.

Event run: July 7, 2012

Betty Santos and Friends

Saturday, July 7, 2012
5:00pm– 6:00pm

Join Betty Santos and her friends - including Digue Braga, Geovanni Cordeiro and the Group Sambalanco (Carlinhos Pernambuco, Andre Cabral, Mike Silva, Geovane Lopes and Mauro Pandeiro) - for traditional Brazillian music and more!

Event run: July 7, 2012

Abanda

Saturday, July 7, 2012
6:00pm– 7:00pm

Abanda formed as a result of the music lab at the Casa Grande Foundation, a foundation that uses communications training and youth empowerment to invigorate one of Brazil's poorest regions.

Event run: July 7, 2012

Maria Bonita and The Band

Saturday, July 7, 2012
8:30pm– 9:30pm

Maria Bonita and The Band bring the playful rhythms of Forró Pe de Serra from Brazil straight to your backyard.

Event run: July 7, 2012

Aline Morales

Saturday, July 7, 2012
9:30pm–11:00pm

Aline Morales’ days of being Toronto’s best-kept secret are over. The Grid referred to Morales' latest release as "the finest Brazilian album ever produced in Canada."

Event run: July 7, 2012

Brazilian Carnaval Ball

Saturday, July 7, 2012
11:00pm– 2:00am

You can't help but have a great time at this carnaval ball featuring samba, traditional marchinhas, frevos, and much more! The Banda Bracatum and singers Cibele Iglesias and Salviano Pessoa promise an unforgettable party. Sponsored by Brazil Remittance.

Event run: July 7, 2012

Papier Maché Workshop with Solange Escosteguy Cardoso

Sunday, July 8, 2012
1:00pm– 2:30pm

Learn all about papier maché and create anything your imagination can conjure up! Facilitated by Solange Escosteguy Cardoso.

Event run: July 8, 2012 13&15

Salviano Pessoa

Sunday, July 8, 2012
2:00pm– 3:00pm

Salviano Pessoa has been noticed for his poetic compositions and original songs. He is, beyond a doubt, one of the great new talents of Brazilian music.

Event run: July 8, 2012

Peteka

Sunday, July 8, 2012
3:00pm– 5:00pm

Originally from Brazil, peteka is played similarly to volleyball and badminton but using only the palms of your hands. Great for players of any age or physical fitness!

Event run: July 7–8, 2012

Maracutu Mar Aberto

Sunday, July 8, 2012
3:30pm– 4:30pm

Maracatu Mar Aberto is an Afro-Brazilian percussion and song troupe that plays maracatu de baque virado and other rhythms derived from the same traditions. Presented by Uma Nota Só.

Event run: July 8, 2012

Papier Maché Workshop with Solange Escosteguy Cardoso

Sunday, July 8, 2012
3:30pm– 5:30pm

Learn all about papier maché and create anything your imagination can conjure up! Facilitated by Solange Escosteguy Cardoso.

Event run: July 8, 2012 13&15

Maracutu Mar Aberto presented by Uma Nota

Sunday, July 8, 2012
3:30pm– 4:30pm

Maracatu Mar Aberto is an Afro-Brazilian percussion and song troupe that plays Maracatu de Baque Virado and other rhythms derived from the same traditions.

Event run: July 8, 2012

Bavia Arts Brazilian Drumming Workshop for Kids

Sunday, July 8, 2012
4:00pm– 5:00pm

Bavia Arts Studio leads a fun and exciting drumming workshop where kids are allowed to be as loud as they want!

Event run: July 8, 2012

Pedro Quental and Band

Sunday, July 8, 2012
4:30pm– 6:00pm

A double-shot of samba with a "carioca soul" chaser. Don't miss the groove-laden sets of Pedro Quental!

Event run: July 8, 2012

Wassho!

Thursday, July 12, 2012
7:00pm

Toronto’s thrilling taiko drumming troupe, Nagata Shachu, celebrates summer at their annual appearance at the Toronto Music Garden. Thanks to Ben Saskin.

Event run: July 12, 2012

Dancing on the Pier: Swing and Cha-Cha

Thursday, July 12, 2012
7:00pm– 9:00pm

Dancing on the Pier is a social dancer's dream come true!

Event run: July 12 – August 23, 2012

SoundClash Shortlisted Artist - Gyles

Friday, July 13, 2012
7:30pm– 8:00pm

A powerhouse and thoughtful lyricist who's music is a perfect mix of old-school danceability, playful imagery and silky strong vocals.

Event run: July 13, 2012

Maylee Todd

Friday, July 13, 2012
8:00pm– 9:00pm

With the voice of an angel, charismatic stage presence and a string of infectious tunes, Maylee Todd is turning heads with her unique brand of boogie, bossa, space funk, psychedelia and soul.

Event run: July 13, 2012

SoundClash Shortlisted Artist - LAL

Friday, July 13, 2012
9:00pm– 9:30pm

LAL are a band, but not only a band, they're a music-making magical mushroom, the visible flowering part of a much larger organism, connected with very fine but infinitely resilient roots.

Event run: July 13, 2012

Orchestre Poly-Rythmo de Cotonou

Friday, July 13, 2012
9:30pm–11:00pm

Some of the best-kept secrets are worth revealing, and the eternal youth of the legendary Orchestre Poly-Rythmo de Cotonou is just one of those hidden treasures. Canadian debut!

Event run: July 13, 2012

Kidz Sound Zone

Saturday, July 14, 2012
1:00pm– 8:00pm

This weekend, Zone 4 will host unique activities for kids, focusing on the traditions of sound clash and the interesting elements of sound itself.

Event run: July 14–15, 2012

UforChange Presents: DJ 101 with DJ L'Oqenz

Saturday, July 14, 2012
1:00pm– 2:00pm

This DJ arts workshop, featuring DJ L'Oqenz, teaches participants mixing, scratching and the how-to's behind setting up a sound system.

Event run: July 14–15, 2012

Play De Record Academy Presents: Cutting Edge Music Technology

Saturday, July 14, 2012
1:00pm– 2:00pm

This music technology workshop, featuring Ableton Live, Traktor, Maschine and Reason, will be led by Seán Savage (pictured). It will explore techniques required to compose, record and edit music, in real time, on stage or in the studio. Participants will learn how to implement today's cutting edge technology into their current workflow.

Event run: July 14–15, 2012

Sound Lounge

Saturday, July 14, 2012
1:00pm– 6:00pm

Hang out in the Sound Lounge and turn up the volume!

Event run: July 14–15, 2012

Community Outreach – Break it Down, Play de Record, UforChange

Saturday, July 14, 2012
1:00pm– 6:00pm

Drop by the booths of Break it Down, Play de Record, and UforChange to learn more about each organization and their variety of amazing programmes.

Event run: July 14–15, 2012

Salsa on the Lake with Caliente Entertainment (Beginner)

Saturday, July 14, 2012
2:00pm– 3:00pm

Learn the basic salsa steps that'll have you ready to move at the La Maquina de la Salsa performance immediately following this workshop!

Event run: July 14, 2012

UforChange Presents: Artful Dodgers Improv Workshop

Saturday, July 14, 2012
2:00pm– 3:00pm

The improvisation acting workshop, featuring Mark ElRaheb, explores various techniques of improvised situational acting.

Event run: July 14–15, 2012

Play De Record Academy Presents: Cutting Edge Music Technology

Saturday, July 14, 2012
2:00pm– 2:30pm

This music technology workshop, featuring Ableton Live, Traktor, Maschine and Reason, will be led by Seán Savage (pictured). It will explore techniques required to compose, record and edit music, in real time, on stage or in the studio. Participants will learn how to implement today's cutting edge technology into their current workflow.

Event run: July 14–15, 2012

SoundClash Shortlisted Artist - OPOPO

Saturday, July 14, 2012
2:00pm– 2:30pm

A duo that delivers stage magic with a rock-meets-techno sound. As (o)zone binds with (p)hospherous so do synths, drums and waves. OPOPO is not just a name, but a formula for light.

Event run: July 14, 2012

SoundClash Shortlisted Artist - Chloe Charles

Saturday, July 14, 2012
3:00pm– 3:30pm

An artist with the poise and beauty of a cocktail-sipping movie star from the 1950s, the depth and intellectual prowess of a beat poet and the sound of a modern day folk-infused soul songstress.

Event run: July 14, 2012

La Maquina de la Salsa (with tribute to Billy Bryans)

Saturday, July 14, 2012
3:30pm– 4:30pm

Led by Marta Elena, La Maquina de la Salsa features a 12-piece orchestra directed by gifted Cuban pianist, Larry Mesa Benitez. La Maquina and Harbourfront Centre will honour the late Billy Bryans.

Event run: July 14, 2012

UforChange Presents: DJ 101 with DJ L'Oqenz

Saturday, July 14, 2012
3:30pm– 4:30pm

This DJ arts workshop, featuring DJ L'Oqenz, teaches participants mixing, scratching and the how-to's behind setting up a sound system.

Event run: July 14–15, 2012

UforChange Presents: Artful Dodgers Improv Workshop

Saturday, July 14, 2012
4:00pm– 5:00pm

The improvisation acting workshop, featuring Mark ElRaheb, explores various techniques of improvised situational acting.

Event run: July 14–15, 2012

Salsa on the Lake with Caliente Entertainment (Intermediate)

Saturday, July 14, 2012
4:30pm– 5:30pm

Calling all salsa lovers! Join us for an exciting lesson in intermediate salsa moves. Beginners are welcome to show off and improve upon the skills they learned at the first workshop.

Event run: July 14, 2012

Play De Record Academy Presents: Cutting Edge Music Technology

Saturday, July 14, 2012
4:30pm– 5:30pm

This music technology workshop, featuring Ableton Live, Traktor, Maschine and Reason, will be led by Seán Savage (pictured). It will explore techniques required to compose, record and edit music, in real time, on stage or in the studio. Participants will learn how to implement today's cutting edge technology into their current workflow.

Event run: July 14–15, 2012

SoundClash Shortlisted Artist – Progress and the Rebel Alliance

Saturday, July 14, 2012
4:30pm– 5:00pm

Molten lava. Raging storm. Earthquake. These words are synonymous with the high-energy reggae style of this Barbados-born, Toronto-based artist.

Event run: July 14, 2012

UforChange Presents: DJ 101 with DJ L'Oqenz

Saturday, July 14, 2012
5:30pm– 6:30pm

This DJ arts workshop, featuring DJ L'Oqenz, teaches participants mixing, scratching and the how-to's behind setting up a sound system.

Event run: July 14–15, 2012

Play De Record Academy Presents: Cutting Edge Music Technology

Saturday, July 14, 2012
5:30pm– 6:00pm

This music technology workshop, featuring Ableton Live, Traktor, Maschine and Reason, will be led by Seán Savage (pictured). It will explore techniques required to compose, record and edit music, in real time, on stage or in the studio. Participants will learn how to implement today's cutting edge technology into their current workflow.

Event run: July 14–15, 2012

UforChange Presents: Artful Dodgers Improv Workshop

Saturday, July 14, 2012
6:00pm– 7:00pm

The improvisation acting workshop, featuring Mark ElRaheb, explores various techniques of improvised situational acting.

Event run: July 14–15, 2012

DJ Tasha Rozez

Saturday, July 14, 2012
6:00pm– 6:30pm

DJ Tasha Rozez, the first-ever "Female Sound Clash Champion," delivers the newest and hottest sounds in dancehall.

Event run: July 14, 2012 18&21

SoundClash Shortlisted Artist – Rich Kidd

Saturday, July 14, 2012
7:30pm– 8:00pm

This Toronto-born, critically acclaimed producer, MC, songwriter and director is a mad musical genius with the vision of creating a monster.

Event run: July 14, 2012

Freedom Writers with Special Guest JD Era

Saturday, July 14, 2012
8:00pm– 9:00pm

The Freedom Writers movement is a collective of Toronto-based artists that include Big Sproxx, Theology 3, Tona, Adam Bomb, Frankie Payne and Progress. With JD Era.

Event run: July 14, 2012

DJ Tasha Rozez

Saturday, July 14, 2012
9:00pm– 9:30pm

DJ Tasha Rozez, the first-ever "Female Sound Clash Champion," delivers the newest and hottest sounds in dancehall.

Event run: July 14, 2012 18&21

Elzhi

Saturday, July 14, 2012
9:30pm–10:30pm

Former Slum Village member Elzhi is known for his unique sound that has inspired countless groups outside the traditional realms of hip hop. Many know him as "Detroit's Best Kept Secret."

Event run: July 14, 2012

Videos in the Orchard

Saturday, July 14, 2012
9:30pm–10:30pm

Music videos on a loop!

Event run: July 14, 2012

Braggin' Rights Showcase

Sunday, July 15, 2012
4:23am

All Braggin’ Rights crews, all at one time! MOVED TO BRIGANTINE ROOM DUE TO RAIN

Event run: July 15, 2012 04&16

Braggin' Rights Showcase

Sunday, July 15, 2012
4:23am

All Braggin’ Rights crews, all at one time! MOVED TO BRIGANTINE ROOM DUE TO RAIN

Event run: July 15, 2012 04&16

Arts Funding: Grant Applications Workshop

Sunday, July 15, 2012
12:00pm– 1:00pm

Attend our panel discussion featuring various arts funding organizations and learn what grant applications are available to the dance/music community.

Event run: July 15, 2012

Kidz Sound Zone

Sunday, July 15, 2012
1:00pm– 6:00pm

This weekend, Zone 4 will host unique activities for kids, focusing on the traditions of sound clash and the interesting elements of sound itself.

Event run: July 14–15, 2012

UforChange Presents: DJ 101 with DJ L'Oqenz

Sunday, July 15, 2012
1:00pm– 2:00pm

This DJ arts workshop, featuring DJ L'Oqenz, teaches participants mixing, scratching and the how-to's behind setting up a sound system.

Event run: July 14–15, 2012

Street Stylez Hip Hop

Sunday, July 15, 2012
1:00pm– 2:00pm

Graeme Guthrie teaches you all there is to know about hip hop music and dance at this informative workshop.

Event run: July 15, 2012 13&15

Play De Record Academy Presents: Cutting Edge Music Technology

Sunday, July 15, 2012
1:00pm– 2:00pm

This music technology workshop, featuring Ableton Live, Traktor, Maschine and Reason, will be led by Seán Savage (pictured). It will explore techniques required to compose, record and edit music, in real time, on stage or in the studio. Participants will learn how to implement today's cutting edge technology into their current workflow.

Event run: July 14–15, 2012

Anke Djé, Anke Bé: Diasporic African Drumming

Sunday, July 15, 2012
1:00pm– 2:00pm

Along with a dynamic ensemble of musicians, Toronto-based drummer, instructor and facilitator Barry Hibbert will present an energetic programme infusing traditional drumming and dance from Guinea.

Event run: July 15, 2012

Sound Lounge

Sunday, July 15, 2012
1:00pm– 6:00pm

Hang out in the Sound Lounge and turn up the volume!

Event run: July 14–15, 2012

Community Outreach – Break it Down, Play de Record, UforChange

Sunday, July 15, 2012
1:00pm– 6:00pm

Drop by the booths of Break it Down, Play de Record, and UforChange to learn more about each organization and their variety of amazing programmes.

Event run: July 14–15, 2012

UforChange Presents: DJ 101 with DJ L'Oqenz

Sunday, July 15, 2012
2:00pm– 2:30pm

This DJ arts workshop, featuring DJ L'Oqenz, teaches participants mixing, scratching and the how-to's behind setting up a sound system.

Event run: July 14–15, 2012

UforChange Presents: Artful Dodgers Improv Workshop

Sunday, July 15, 2012
2:00pm– 3:00pm

The improvisation acting workshop, featuring Mark ElRaheb, explores various techniques of improvised situational acting.

Event run: July 14–15, 2012

Play De Record Academy Presents: Cutting Edge Music Technology

Sunday, July 15, 2012
2:00pm– 2:30pm

This music technology workshop, featuring Ableton Live, Traktor, Maschine and Reason, will be led by Seán Savage (pictured). It will explore techniques required to compose, record and edit music, in real time, on stage or in the studio. Participants will learn how to implement today's cutting edge technology into their current workflow.

Event run: July 14–15, 2012

POWER KIDS / Useless Tools

Sunday, July 15, 2012
3:00pm– 5:00pm

Inspired by the current group exhibition Tools for Conviviality, this FREE workshop will teach kids the processes of product development and simple tool-making.

Event run: July 15, 2012

UforChange Presents: DJ 101 with DJ L'Oqenz

Sunday, July 15, 2012
3:30pm– 4:30pm

This DJ arts workshop, featuring DJ L'Oqenz, teaches participants mixing, scratching and the how-to's behind setting up a sound system.

Event run: July 14–15, 2012

Street Stylez Hip Hop

Sunday, July 15, 2012
3:30pm– 4:30pm

Graeme Guthrie teaches you all there is to know about hip hop music and dance at this informative workshop.

Event run: July 15, 2012 13&15

From the Gardens of India

Sunday, July 15, 2012
4:00pm

Bageshree Vaze (voice) and Vineet Vyas (tabla) present North Indian classical ragas, drawing on traditional Indian rustic themes and stories.

Event run: July 15, 2012

UforChange Presents: Artful Dodgers Improv Workshop

Sunday, July 15, 2012
4:00pm– 5:00pm

The improvisation acting workshop, featuring Mark ElRaheb, explores various techniques of improvised situational acting.

Event run: July 14–15, 2012

Braggin' Rights Showcase

Sunday, July 15, 2012
4:00pm– 5:00pm

All Braggin’ Rights crews, all at one time! MOVED TO BRIGANTINE ROOM DUE TO RAIN

Event run: July 15, 2012 04&16

Play De Record Academy Presents: Cutting Edge Music Technology

Sunday, July 15, 2012
4:30pm– 5:30pm

This music technology workshop, featuring Ableton Live, Traktor, Maschine and Reason, will be led by Seán Savage (pictured). It will explore techniques required to compose, record and edit music, in real time, on stage or in the studio. Participants will learn how to implement today's cutting edge technology into their current workflow.

Event run: July 14–15, 2012

Play De Record Academy Presents: Cutting Edge Music Technology

Sunday, July 15, 2012
5:30pm– 6:00pm

This music technology workshop, featuring Ableton Live, Traktor, Maschine and Reason, will be led by Seán Savage (pictured). It will explore techniques required to compose, record and edit music, in real time, on stage or in the studio. Participants will learn how to implement today's cutting edge technology into their current workflow.

Event run: July 14–15, 2012

Assembly of First Nations: Welcome Concert

Tuesday, July 17, 2012
7:00pm–11:00pm

The Assembly of First Nations 33rd Annual General Assembly Host Committee is pleased to invite all to a musical feast!

Event run: July 17, 2012

Jayme Stone's Room of Wonders

Thursday, July 19, 2012
7:00pm

Music inspired by traditions from around the world, performed by Juno-winning Jayme Stone (banjo), Kevin Turcotte (horns), Andrew Downing (cello) and Joe Phillips (bass).

Event run: July 19, 2012

Dancing on the Pier: Afro Caribbean and Zouk

Thursday, July 19, 2012
7:00pm

Dancing on the Pier is a social dancer's dream come true!

Event run: July 19, 2012

Visual Arts Summer Exhibitions

Friday, July 20, 2012
10:00am–11:00pm

Eight exciting new exhibitions, including a co-production with the Woodland Cultural Centre as part of the Planet IndigenUS festival.

Event run: July 20 – September 23, 2012

Mexico Amigo Mariachi

Friday, July 20, 2012
7:00pm– 8:00pm

Mexico Amigo provides an exciting, vivid view of Mexican folklore and culture, featuring authentic costumes and instruments that highlight its extensive repertoire.

Event run: July 20, 2012

Food Demonstration: Toronto Garlic Festival

Friday, July 20, 2012
7:30pm– 9:00pm

The Toronto Garlic Festival features Top Chef Canada's Elizabeth Rivasplata, preparing her favourite garlic-infused dishes while discussing the merits of cooking with Ontario garlic with a local garlic farmer. Elizabeth will be demonstrating Roast Garlic and Green Pea Soup and Sweet Garlic Glazed Back Ribs.

Event run: July 20, 2012

Shelley Hamilton: Host

Friday, July 20, 2012
8:00pm–11:00pm

Shelley Hamilton hosts the WestJet Stage all weekend long.

Event run: July 20–22, 2012

Kae Sun

Friday, July 20, 2012
8:00pm– 9:00pm