Father And Son Dueling Pianos on Feb 3
On February 3, for Black History Month 2018, Grenada-born and Toronto-based pianist Eddie Bullen will bring his virtuosity to the Oscar Peterson Concert Hall together with his son Quincy for an exciting musical evening of dueling pianos.
Organizers say it’s an opportunity to explore and enjoy the music and story of a father and son’s journey to keep alive the family tradition of musical excellence
The show will feature the Bullens’ extraordinary interpretations of some best loved jazz and contemporary music highlighted by their captivating musical arrangements and sprinkled by interesting and amusing commentary about the father – son relationship and their unique family history.
They will relive key moments that shaped their bond as the father pushes his son to be the best that he can be, no matter the odds. It promises to be a testimony of how music can be used to bring families together.
Eddie and Quincy Bullen present an exciting evening of Dueling Pianos on February 3, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. 7141 Sherbrooke St. West, Montreal, Quebec (Concordia University).
Early bird tickets until Dec 31, $20.00 Kids $10.00 available at www.ticketgateway.com/eddiebullen and at community outlets.
For info: (514) 620-6612 or visit www.eddiebullen.com
A call to seniors to get Active at Centre Greene
Centre Greene is offering seniors a new fitness program for seniors of Montreal aimed to get them up, get them out and get them active.
The project began in Sept 2017, and the Centre is now on track with Phase 2.
Organizers say the 2018 session will consist of two new classes and one recurring class brought back by popular demand.
On Mondays, there is the Gentle Flow Chair Yoga led by the Yoga guru himself Mark Callender, followed by Afro Caribbean Tuesdays with legendary instructor/dancer Selwyn Joseph and on Thursday, seniors can participate in Yogalates, facilitated by the originator of the practice Bruce “Amasi” Smalls.
Centre Greene is inviting seniors to join them Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday until March 29th at Greene Avenue Community Centre in Westmount. All classes are tailored and free for persons 50+
For more information please contact Jamila Joseph – Project Coordinator at Centre Greene @ 514-931-6202 or pass by and register @ 1090 Ave. Greene, Westmount H3Z 1Z9
Cupid’s ARROWS AIMED AT…
On February 17 2018 the MCSO invites you and your loved one to come out to their Valentine partyand have a good time while grooving to the sounds of D.J James Bond and Little Thunder. It happens at 7401 Newman Blvd, advance tickets $15. Call:514 364 5113, 514 616 2347
Night of Elegance Eight
Event coordinator Judy LaMotte has put together a Pre-Valentine show and dance that offers guests a taste of some of our best performers: The West Can Junior Dancers and Drummers as well as the massively popular Ukpong, the pan soloist.
It’s all part of the event that marks Montreal’s season of love and friendship, the annual Night of Elegance which takes place on Saturday, February 3, at the beautiful Plaza Volare, 6600 Cote de Liesse.
Music for dancing will be supplied by DJ Star Q and cocktails begin at 6:00 pm which includes an open wine station, followed by a scrumptious four course meal with an exotic Canadian/Caribbean to follow later in the evening. There will be door prizes and other surprises, including two chances to win a night at the Crowne Plaza.For tickets reservation and information call Judy at (514) 249-6432.
Calling Jerk Food Vendors
Organizers of the Montreal Jerk Food Festival are inviting vendors to apply for booths for their June 2018 festival.
Those interested in booth rental for food or craft vending, please send an email to: Montrealjerkfest@Gmail.com or call 514-231-2004 , 514-560-7017, 514-451-7120. Deadline for all booths rental is April 1st 2018. Full festival details TBA
TRIBUTE TO BOB MARLEY on Feb 10
Get Up and Stand Up Montreal and join the members of the Jamaican Association on February 10 2018 as they celebrate a night of musical homage to the one and only Bob Marley.
There will be live entertainment from King Shadrock, Kaisha Lee, Prophecy Izis, Kya Kindu, Dr Watson and much more, backed by the Untouchables Band
Music by Dr King Arthur and Dj Tony
Location: Jamaica Association 4065 Jean-Talon West Advance tickets $10
GRENADA’S INDEPENDENCE GALA on Feb 17
Montrealers are invited to be with invite The Grenada’s Nationals Association and friends of the Spice Island as they celebrate their 44th independence Gala on Saturday February 17, at the Holiday Inn on 6500 Cote De Liesse.
The Red Carpet evening will include an award presentation, live entertainment, gourmet style dining and beautiful company. Organizers are asking for formal wear for this evening. Music by Spice Connection & DJ20/20
Cocktails start at 6:30p.m, dinner and award ceremony at 7:30 p.m
Admission $75. For more info (514) 239 3434/369 5788/483 2178/561 8546