An Intimate Evening with two of Canada’s Greatest Singer Songwriters
J.P Cormier & Valdy
Live and in Concert Thursday, May 12, 8 PM Spatz Theatre, Halifax
Daytime Live Performances and Battle of the Bands
Saturday, May 14 – 9:00 AM – 7:00 PM
Halifax Forum Multi Purpose Centre
Featuring a wide array of various music and styles in the “Yamaha Guitars Jam Space” Open to bands and solo performers of all ages. Included in Saturday Admission. Now Accepting Artist Submissions: Send email firstname.lastname@example.org and put artist profile in subject line.
Daytime Live Performances and Battle of the Bands- Featuring a wide array of various music and styles in the “Yamaha Guitars Jam Space” Open to bands and solo performers of all ages. Included in Saturday Admission.
In support of the victims of the fires in Fort McMurray, No Admission Fee. Donations will be accepted at the door by the Red Cross that will go directly to assist the people affected by this tragedy.
Guitar Show and Music Gear Expo
See the latest music equipment, instruments,supplies and products. On site demos, try out guitars, amps and other equipment. New and used equipment, vintage electric guitars and amps. Vendor space available for retailers, manufacturers, hobbyists and collectors at very reasonable costs.
We are looking for the top players in Atlantic Canada. Age classes to be determined based on entries. All performers must live in Atlantic Canada and be under 19 on May 13. Open to bands and solo performers. Electric or Accoustic. Backing tracks are okay.
Do you own a rare, unique or interesting guitar, amp, artwork or other piece of equipment?
We have a special secure space where we will be displaying these unique items. We offer free admission ( Free Day Pass included) and a complimentary event t-shirt to any one selected to be part of this feature. Security will be assigned 24 hours a day to watch this area.
Guitar Clinics and Workshops
Learn tricks and techniques from top players and teachers. Classes for electric and acoustic. One of features will be “ Girls and Guitars hosted by Christine Campbell. Watch for the full schedule to be announced in February.
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Guitarfest is not scheduled for 2017. Watch for a future announcement!