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Rotary Radio Bingo

The Rotary Club of Charlottetown's Rotary Radio Bingo is played Tuesdays at 7 pm on 95.1 FM CFCY. Fo [ ... ]

Festive Wreath Contest

It’s time for the annual Friends of Confederation Centre Festive Wreath Exhibition. Show off your  [ ... ]

Fourth night added to Cavendish Beach Music Festival

Celebrating its 10th year, the Cavendish Beach Music Festival has announced that a fourth night will be added on July 9 featuring multi-platinum selling international star Shawn Mendes, the winner of the People's Choice Award for Favourite Breakout Artist and the JUNO Fan Choice Award. Jon Pardi, Jimmie Allen, and Viper Creek Band will be performing at the festival. The anniversary announcement
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UPEI Winds

UPEI Winds
Program entitled effervescent widgets at Park Royal United

The UPEI Wind Symphony will perform March 24 at 7:30 pm at Park Royal United Church in Charlottetown.

This recital will feature contemporary works for the modern wind band, with several emerging masterworks of the genre. The program will open with Pansori’s Rhapsody, a virtuosic work by Korean composer Chang Su Koh. This work is imbued
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Songs of Sirens 2

Songs of Sirens 2
Sirens fundraising concert for national choral conference

The second edition of “Songs of Sirens” will take place on March 16 at 8 pm at The Guild in Charlottetown.

Singers will break out into solos, duos and trios for an evening of songs ranging from musical theatre, to folk, pop and jazz. Singers will be joined by Stephanie Cole at the piano, along with other special musical guests. Ensemble
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New ED at CoP

New ED at CoP

The College of Piping and Celtic Performing Arts Centre in Summerside welcomes Jennifer Campbell as its new Executive Director. 

Jennifer brings with her a wealth of experience in the music industry, working for several years for the East Coast Music Association and most recently for the last four years serving as the Executive Director of Small Halls Inc., which brings a fourteen day
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Calm Baretta

Calm Baretta
Slack Royalty single set for February 27th release

Calm Baretta is a 4-piece alternative indie rock band from Charlottetown, consisting of members of Dylan Menzie, Liam Corcoran Band, Coyote and Sorrey. Their debut single entitled "Chilly Bones" received a Music PEI Award nomination for Song of the Year.

Band members Josh Carter, Laura Oakie, Nigel Haan, and Matt Bridges, describe their sound as
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New instruments for schools

New instruments for schools

The province is investing $300,000 in new instruments for English and French students across PEI in kindergarten–grade 6—rhythm sticks, triangles, maracas, xylophones, recorders, ukuleles, electric guitars, and drum kits. The instruments will support a new English music curriculum being phased in this fall, beginning in kindergarten. In the French Language School Board, the instruments will
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Old Man Luedecke

Old Man Luedecke
Live @ The Centre presents JUNO-award winner

Two-time JUNO-winning balladeer Chris Luedecke, a.k.a. Old Man Luedecke, is at The Mack on March 3 at 7:30 pm.

You may know Luedecke from his 2015 hit song, “Early Days,” where he used humour and sentiment to describe his experience as a new parent. His catchy lyrics connected with his fans who frequently request the song at his shows. It’s also
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On the Road

 On the Road
Cast announced for Dutch Mason blues musical

The world premiere of On the Road with Dutch Mason will open at The 2018 Charlottetown Festival at Confederation Centre on June 30, with Islander John Connolly in the role of Dutch Mason, Canada’s “Prime Minister of the Blues.”

After a slew of auditions this winter, Artistic Director Adam Brazier said it was a no-brainer to choose Connolly to play Dutch
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Sannu Lawt, soloist

Sannu Lawt, soloist
Guest conductor Dinuk Wijeratne will lead the orchestra

The PEI Symphony Orchestra’s upcoming concert will feature a performance by this year’s Suzanne Brenton Award winner, violinist Sannu Lawt.

The Suzanne Brenton Memorial Award is sponsored by the PEI Symphony Orchestra each year at the Kiwanis Provincial Music Festival, through which a music student is selected by adjudication to receive a
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Island musicians in CBC Music Searchlight contest

A demo of Emerald Junction’s song “Precious Child” has been accepted into the national CBC Music Searchlight contest. Listen to this song and more entries from other PEI performers, including the Amanda Jackson Band, Logan Richard, Angelina MacKinnon, Tacky Fish (Jamie MacSwain and others), etc. Voting is open until 4 pm on February 28, 2018. Visit cbcmusic.ca/searchlight for details.

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Yr. Obedient Servant

An evening with Samuel Johnson  November 22 | November 24
Watermark Theatre | Haviland Club Th [ ... ]

PEI Symphony Orchestra with guest David ...

November 25
Confederation Centre of the Arts Following the fiery season opener Exquisite Fires & [ ... ]

Light Up the Dark

Confederation Centre holiday show December 14
Homburg Theatre Confederation Centre carries a long t [ ... ]

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Acadian showman

Profile: Christian Gallant by Jane Ledwell Forty-six musicians and step dancers took the stage at  [ ... ]

Young Company headed to National Child W...

The TD Confederation Centre Young Company is hitting the road again. After a busy 2017 season that s [ ... ]

9th UPEI Chancellor

Honourable Catherine Callbeck installed The Honourable Catherine Callbeck has been installed as the [ ... ]