August 1- 7, 2011
Week 31 of Year 2011

Sweat B4 U Sweat Dance Workout

Monday, August 1, 2011 1:00 PM

An exciting, energetic and body-sculpting workout that uses Caribbean and urban dance movements to tone and shape all the right areas.

August 1, 2011

Make Your Own Island Soul Riddim Shakers!

Monday, August 1, 2011 1:00 PM - 4:30PM

Want to keep the riddim wit you everywhere you go? Come make some colorful and fun riddim music shakers and make your own riddims to take with you!

July 30 - August 1, 2011

Socacize Jam Session with DJ DOC!

Monday, August 1, 2011 1:30 PM - 3:00PM

A vigorous and exciting Caribbean workout featuring Toronto’s hottest export, DJ DOC!

August 1, 2011

Calypso Buds on the Maple Tree

Monday, August 1, 2011 2:00 PM - 2:30PM

A children’s showcase that features Canadian youngsters involved in carrying on a Caribbean Calypso tradition.

August 1, 2011

Pan Fantasy

Monday, August 1, 2011 3:00 PM - 4:00PM

Presenting steel pan music at its best for the past 25 years!

August 1, 2011

Panatics

Monday, August 1, 2011 4:00 PM - 5:00PM

Be moved by the rhythmic melodies of steel pan from some of the best in the city!

August 1, 2011

Summer 2011 Visual Arts Exhibitions

Tuesday, August 2, 2011 12:00 PM - 6:00PM

Check out our Summer 2011 Exhibitions. FREE Public Opening Reception: Friday 17 June, 6-10pm.

June 17 - September 25, 2011

Summer 2011 Visual Arts Exhibitions

Wednesday, August 3, 2011 12:00 PM - 6:00PM

Check out our Summer 2011 Exhibitions. FREE Public Opening Reception: Friday 17 June, 6-10pm.

June 17 - September 25, 2011

Summer 2011 Visual Arts Exhibitions

Thursday, August 4, 2011 12:00 PM - 6:00PM

Check out our Summer 2011 Exhibitions. FREE Public Opening Reception: Friday 17 June, 6-10pm.

June 17 - September 25, 2011

Summer 2011 Visual Arts Exhibitions

Friday, August 5, 2011 12:00 PM - 8:00PM

Check out our Summer 2011 Exhibitions. FREE Public Opening Reception: Friday 17 June, 6-10pm.

June 17 - September 25, 2011

Discover What’s Classical

Friday, August 5, 2011 6:00 PM - 10:00PM

Join us in asking What's Classical? at the weekend long exhibit that explores the cross-pollination between classical and popular music.

August 5- 7, 2011

An Evening of Tango featuring Quartango

Friday, August 5, 2011 8:00 PM - 9:00PM

A full hour of Nuevo Tango-inspired music by Montreal quartet, Quartango.

August 5, 2011

An Evening of Tango featuring Tango Soul

Friday, August 5, 2011 8:00 PM - 9:00PM

Traditional Argentinean tango dancers, Bryant and Faye Lopez of Tango Soul, are featured guests for An Evening of Tango, performing with Quartango.

August 5, 2011

Film: El día que me quieras

Friday, August 5, 2011 9:00 PM - 11:00PM

A film screening of El día que me quieras featuring Carlos Gardel, the first great singer of the Tango.

August 5, 2011

An Evening of Tango featuring Art of Time Ensemble

Friday, August 5, 2011 9:30 PM - 11:00PM

A programme of jazz, pop and classical tangos by Art of Time Ensemble, one of Canada's most innovative and artistically accomplished music ensemble.

August 5, 2011

Summer 2011 Visual Arts Exhibitions

Saturday, August 6, 2011 12:00 PM - 8:00PM

Check out our Summer 2011 Exhibitions. FREE Public Opening Reception: Friday 17 June, 6-10pm.

June 17 - September 25, 2011

Discover What’s Classical

Saturday, August 6, 2011 12:00 PM - 10:00PM

Join us in asking What's Classical? at the weekend long exhibit that explores the cross-pollination between classical and popular music.

August 5- 7, 2011

Young Artists Performance Academy

Saturday, August 6, 2011 1:00 PM - 2:00PM

The Young Artists Performance Academy of The Royal Conservatory of Music will be featuring some of their rising stars in a classical music showcase that focuses on gifted musicians aged nine to 18.

August 6, 2011 13&19

Classical Music Crafts

Saturday, August 6, 2011 1:00 PM - 7:00PM

Join us in the HarbourKIDS Zone Tent and learn how to make an easy-to-play musical instrument – the tambourine!

August 6- 7, 2011

Now & Then: Music from the Middle East featuring Bassam Bishara

Saturday, August 6, 2011 2:00 PM - 3:00PM

Begin your afternoon with classical music pieces from Iraqi, Syrian and Egyptian repertoires by Bassam Bishara.

August 6, 2011

The Story of Babar narrated by Steven Page

Saturday, August 6, 2011 3:00 PM - 4:00PM

Babar comes to life with a new energy featuring Steven Page as narrator and accompaniment by Serouj Kradjian performing music by French composer Francis Poulenc.

August 6- 7, 2011

Young Artists Performance Academy

Saturday, August 6, 2011 3:00 PM - 3:30PM

The Young Artists Performance Academy of The Royal Conservatory of Music will be featuring some of their rising stars in a classical music showcase that focuses on gifted musicians aged nine to 18.

August 6, 2011 13&19

Strolling Musicians

Saturday, August 6, 2011 3:00 PM - 4:00PM

Classical, jazz and world musicians are put to the task of creating their own version of Leonard Cohen songs.

August 6- 7, 2011

Now & Then: Music from the Middle East featuring Doula

Saturday, August 6, 2011 4:00 PM - 5:00PM

Experience the musical heritage of the Middle East including Sufi devotional love songs by Doula

August 6, 2011

Strolling Musicians

Saturday, August 6, 2011 5:00 PM - 6:00PM

Classical, jazz and world musicians are put to the task of creating their own version of Leonard Cohen songs.

August 6- 7, 2011

Young Artists Performance Academy

Saturday, August 6, 2011 6:00 PM - 6:30PM

The Young Artists Performance Academy of The Royal Conservatory of Music will be featuring some of their rising stars in a classical music showcase that focuses on gifted musicians aged nine to 18.

August 6, 2011 13&19

Exploring What's Classical: A Dynamic Conversation Between Festival Artists

Saturday, August 6, 2011 6:00 PM - 7:00PM

Moderator Andrew Burashko leads a discussion with artists performing at the festival.

August 6- 7, 2011

John Kameel Farah

Saturday, August 6, 2011 6:30 PM - 7:30PM

John Kameel Farah is a Toronto-based composer, pianist and visual artist who creatively blends improvisation, composition and electronic music.

August 6, 2011 18&21

Young Artists Performance Academy

Saturday, August 6, 2011 7:30 PM - 8:00PM

The Young Artists Performance Academy of The Royal Conservatory of Music will be featuring some of their rising stars in a classical music showcase that focuses on gifted musicians aged nine to 18.

August 6, 2011 13&19

Joe Trio

Saturday, August 6, 2011 8:00 PM - 9:00PM

Amply witty, charming and tremendously musical, Joe Trio leaves audiences with a new appreciation for classical music.

August 6, 2011

John Kameel Farah

Saturday, August 6, 2011 9:00 PM

John Kameel Farah is a Toronto-based composer, pianist and visual artist who creatively blends improvisation, composition and electronic music.

August 6, 2011 18&21

Sarah Slean

Saturday, August 6, 2011 9:30 PM - 11:00PM

With help from a 21-piece orchestra, this will be the first performance of its kind by a pop writer with classical training.

August 6, 2011

Summer 2011 Visual Arts Exhibitions

Sunday, August 7, 2011 12:00 PM - 6:00PM

Check out our Summer 2011 Exhibitions. FREE Public Opening Reception: Friday 17 June, 6-10pm.

June 17 - September 25, 2011

Discover What’s Classical

Sunday, August 7, 2011 12:00 PM - 6:00PM

Join us in asking What's Classical? at the weekend long exhibit that explores the cross-pollination between classical and popular music.

August 5- 7, 2011

Now & Then: Music from South Asia featuring Classical India 3

Sunday, August 7, 2011 1:00 PM - 2:00PM

An afternoon performance of pure, traditional ragas with Samidha Joglekar, Ravi Naimpally and George Koller.

August 7, 2011

Classical Music Crafts

Sunday, August 7, 2011 1:00 PM - 6:00PM

Join us in the HarbourKIDS Zone Tent and learn how to make an easy-to-play musical instrument – the tambourine!

August 6- 7, 2011

Little Ustaads

Sunday, August 7, 2011 1:00 PM - 6:00PM

Children and parents to discover and appreciate the world of Indian classical music through rhythmic tunes, rich vocals, mini instruments and vibrant visuals.

August 7, 2011

SUNDAY SCENE / Leah Turner

Sunday, August 7, 2011 2:00 PM

Leah Turner is a Toronto-based writer and curator.

August 7, 2011

Joe Trio’s Carl Stalling Lecture and Performance

Sunday, August 7, 2011 2:00 PM - 3:00PM

Joe Trio presents a workshop/lecture on the cartoon music of composer Carl Stalling.

August 7, 2011

Strolling Musicians

Sunday, August 7, 2011 2:00 PM - 2:30PM

Classical, jazz and world musicians are put to the task of creating their own version of Leonard Cohen songs.

August 6- 7, 2011

Now & Then: Music from South Asia featuring Indian West Fusion

Sunday, August 7, 2011 2:15 PM - 3:15PM

Fusion at its finest! Eastern ornamented melody soars over western harmony on a mixed foundation of eastern and western rhythm featuring George Koller, Ravi Naimpally, Samidha Joglekar, Pat Murray and Sundar Viswanathan.

August 7, 2011

The Story of Babar narrated by Steven Page

Sunday, August 7, 2011 3:00 PM - 4:00PM

Babar comes to life with a new energy featuring Steven Page as narrator and accompaniment by Serouj Kradjian performing music by French composer Francis Poulenc.

August 6- 7, 2011

Jayme Stone: Room of Wonders

Sunday, August 7, 2011 3:30 PM - 4:30PM

Inspired by folk dances from around the world, Jayme Stone’s Room of Wonders includes music from Norway, Sweden, Brazil, Bulgaria, Italy and North America. See him perform it live!

August 7, 2011

Reed Blowout in the Music Garden

Sunday, August 7, 2011 4:00 PM

Two reed virtuosi – clarinetist Kornel Wolak and accordionist Joseph Macerollo – team up for an entertaining, sometimes dramatic, musical reunion of these two distant relatives of the reed family.

August 7, 2011

Exploring What's Classical: A Dynamic Conversation Between Festival Artists

Sunday, August 7, 2011 4:00 PM - 5:00PM

Moderator Andrew Burashko leads a discussion with artists performing at the festival.

August 6- 7, 2011

Strolling Musicians

Sunday, August 7, 2011 4:30 PM - 5:00PM

Classical, jazz and world musicians are put to the task of creating their own version of Leonard Cohen songs.

August 6- 7, 2011

Time For Three

Sunday, August 7, 2011 5:00 PM - 6:30PM

The groundbreaking, category-shattering trio Time for Three transcends traditional classification, with elements of classical, country western, gypsy and jazz idioms forming a blend all its own.

August 7, 2011

There's always something happening at Harbourfront Centre!

For details inquire at the Info Desk or call 416-973-4000.

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