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Music in the Park!

Maple Grove Park, 6875 Yew Street , Vancouver

Postponed due to "you know what..." Before the evening concert under the shade trees, you can bring the kids to swim in the large heated outdoor wading pool. It’s a perfect place to learn to swim, have a family picnic, or cool from the hot sun. Enjoy a treat from the concession, use the playground, play water basketball, or swim to the mini island.

Music in the Park!

Maple Grove Park, 6875 Yew Street , Vancouver

Before the evening concert under the shade trees, you can bring the kids to swim in the large heated outdoor wading pool. It’s a perfect place to learn to swim, have a family picnic, or cool from the hot sun. Enjoy a treat from the concession, use the playground, play water basketball, or swim to the mini island.

Crossroads Coffee House- Cancelled temporarily (?) due to Covid-19

The Gathering Place, 1100 - 2253 Leigh Square, Port Coquitlam

Headlining for a great cause! "Since 1988 Crossroads Hospice Society has provided compassionate care to those affected by the end-of-life experience. We operate the Crossroads Inlet Centre Hospice in Port Moody and provide grief and bereavement support to the residents of Anmore, Belcarra, Coquitlam, Ioco, New Westminster, Port Coquitlam and Port Moody."

Fraser/Henderson visit South Africa!

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Capetown, S.A.

We are off for an exciting two week choral singing study program in South Africa! A collaboration between choir groups Village Harmony and SongRoutes - this trip will be a combination of intensive music and dance study, performances, sightseeing, walking/hiking, wine tasting and adventure! An amazing opportunity to experience the rich music, culture, history, tradition and people of South Africa. During our rehearsal week we will of focus on learning South African songs and their dances, including traditional gospel, church chorus, folk and struggle songs. We will study with Bongani Magatyana and Matlakala Bopape at the beautiful Volmoed Retreat Center in the Hemel-en-Aarde Valley about 90 minutes away from Cape Town. We will learn dance movements for every song and Bongani will teach the basic steps for miners’ gumboot dancing. Four Sotho and Xhosa singers from Bongani’s choirs will join us as full participants in the camp, enriching the learning experience and the cultural exchange all around. Very exciting! https://songroots.ca/songroutes-south-africa/

UBUNTU! Solidarity Concert for Scalabrini Centre and Sonke in South Africa

3688 W. King Edward Avenue, Vancouver, BC

Announcing a benefit concert in support of two NGOs in South Africa -- The Scalabrini Centre of Cape Town (https://scalabrini.org.za/) and Sonke Gender Justice (https://genderjustice.org.za/). These local SA organizations focus on supporting the needs of migrants and refugees, and addressing issues of gender equity and violence against women.

The concert will primarily feature singers/musicians going on a SongRoutes South Africa study tour to Cape Town in January led by choir director Karla Mundy. Performers include: Karla Mundy -- https://songroots.ca/ Fraser/Henderson (Barb Fraser & Dennis Henderson) -- https://fraser-henderson.com/ The Re:Sisters (Barb Coward, Janet Dempsey, Jan Hall, De Whalen) Fraser Union duo (Kathy Griffin & Barry Truter) -- http://fraserunion.com/ Georgia Hill Chris Horrocks Andrew Martin

Downtown Community Food Hub

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Christ Church Cathedral , 690 Burrard Street , Vancouver

The Greater Vancouver Food Bank was set up as temporary relief to the hunger crisis in 1982 and is now an organization striving towards a model rooted in education, empowerment and sustainability. The organization offers a variety of ways to get involved from virtual food drives, gifts in kind, monthly giving, volunteering and event hosting.

Fraser/Henderson at Kits Farmer's Market

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Kitsilano Farmer's Market, 2690 Larch Street at 10th Avenue, Parking Lot of Kitsilano Community Centre, Vancouver

Each week the parking lot of Kits Community Centre fills with organic and conventional product, meat, cheese, seafood and plants as well as tasty baked goods, beautiful crafts and musical entertainment by local musicians. Kids can enjoy the playground and waterpark nearby and parents will find the best selection of organic produce around. Hot coffee and hot food available on site each week.

Fraser/Henderson at Kits Farmer's Market

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Kitsilano Farmer's Market, 2690 Larch Street at 10th Avenue, Parking Lot of Kitsilano Community Centre, Vancouver

Each week the parking lot of Kits Community Centre fills with organic and conventional product, meat, cheese, seafood and plants as well as tasty baked goods, beautiful crafts and musical entertainment by local musicians. Kids can enjoy the playground and waterpark nearby and parents will find the best selection of organic produce around. Hot coffee and hot food available on site each week.

Tofino "Gust of Wind Street Entertainment!"

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Tofino Village Green, Campbell St, Tofino, BC

The District of Tofino is sponsoring a street animation/entertainment project this year as part of the Arts, Culture, and Heritage Action Plan. The "Gust of Wind Street Entertainment" program features both performance and visual artists.

Tofino Market!

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Tofino Village Green, Tofino, BC

“Make It, Bake It, Grow It, Gather It!” The Tofino Market runs every Saturday from 10am-2pm on the Village Green, from May Long Weekend through to Thanksgiving. Enjoy unique, hand-crafted artisan wares and up-cycled creations from up to 50 vendors representing the West Coast of Vancouver Island. There’s live music on the gazebo stage, and a free Arts & Crafts Zone for kids. The Market also features local First Nations carving and cedar weaving demos and workshops throughout the season. And don’t forget to fill up on fresh produce, delicious baked goods, hot food and tasty beverages! The Tofino Market is the perfect place to experience the creative vibe of Tofino, where people join together to connect with the artists, the products and the community.

Fraser/Henderson at Kits Farmer's Market

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Kitsilano Farmer's Market, 2690 Larch Street at 10th Avenue, Parking Lot of Kitsilano Community Centre, Vancouver

Each week the parking lot of Kits Community Centre fills with organic and conventional product, meat, cheese, seafood and plants as well as tasty baked goods, beautiful crafts and musical entertainment by local musicians. Kids can enjoy the playground and waterpark nearby and parents will find the best selection of organic produce around. Hot coffee and hot food available on site each week.

Alana & Kirks Backyard Bash!

North Van

Joining a whole big beautiful lineup of North Van performers at the beautiful home of one of our favourite beautiful couples! (private party)

Reviews!

"Congratulations on a wonderful concert! 

Well polished, delightful, sound, thoughtful arrangements and well conceived solos all
complemented by the the beautifully blended vocals. Even better, the real strength of your compositions are your lyrics; I really enjoyed being transported into the stories you told- like a magic carpet ride. The metaphors were subtle yet powerful, too.

The singles you chose of other composers showed your influences yet you remained true in form, style and substance to your own creations. You both have a musical intelligence that rings through--for sure: your ability to remember lyrics while balancing precision, 
intonation and expression still blows me away." 

John Hudson, music educator