Programs


2022 Concert Series
Fridays at the Foster - Concert Series

Every Friday night June-Sept

7:30-8:30 P.M.
Admission - Donation at the door.




June 3 Erwin Schack  - Guitar
Erwin is a local finger-style guitarist performing music from Bruce Cockburn, Don Ross and many others.
So sit back and relax and enjoy Erwin's style of music.

June 10  Now and Then
With 40 years of experience,Rick & Larry will take you back to the years of easy living with oldies that were popular back then.

June 17  Michel DeQuevedo -  Guitar/Vocals
Michel's original music is inspired by stories, he has played at Massey Hall, Roy Thompson Hall, The Opera House, and many other popular venues. Michel's music is unique, creative and original 

June 24 Tapestry Choir - Vocals
Tapestry Choir founded in 1988. They have always aspired to create "weavings of song" with rich colours and textures. The Choir fills the Foster to the dome with beautiful music to sit back and feel the rhythm.

July1 Douglas Mackenzie   Guitar 
Douglas plays 6 & 12 string Ovation Guitar. He performs at many area events in York Region. His album "More Love to Begin" came out in 2018 and has been in demand.

July 8 David Donar - Guitar
David's finger-style playing is inspired by Folk & Blues artists and old time country. A fantastic musician that performs in the October Jazz/Blues show at the Foster

July 15 Jane Loewen - Vocals
Jane is a voice graduate of U of T and RCM. She is a musician who engages her audience with her  talent and vibrant personality. Jane brings the Foster to life with her exceptional voice.

July 22  Brian O'Sullivan - Guitar/Vocals
Django Djunkie's produces fantastic jazz/blues music. Highlighted at the Jazz/Blues Show in October.

July 29 Scot Benson & Susan Flute & Guitar
Susan & Scott live and play in the Durham & Peel areas and adore the music of the Great American Song Book. Music has always been a part of their lives &they are passionate about sharing their interpretations of their love of music whenever the opportunity presents itself.

Aug 5 Mark Thackway Guitar
Mark is a roots, bluegrass, country guitar player and plays around at different venues in Southern Ontario.Mark has written and recorded a number of albums. 

Aug 12  Linda Dempster & Laura Heighway
Linda performs traditional folk ballads with Laura Heighway a Ontario Fiddle Champion. Mountain Dulcimer, fiddle,folk harp & guitar all complimenting each other with accompaniments for toe tapping harmonies 

Aug 19  Chris Saunders - Guitar/Vocals
Chris is guaranteed to keep you entertained with exceptional rhythm & selection of music. Chris performs in Many theatre performances and concerts and is in demand at many musical functions.

Aug 26 Shimoda Family Ensemble – Instrumental
An evening of recorder, Baroque music. Solo & Quartet with harpsichord, using authentic baroque instruments.
Baroque music is conventionally dated 1580-1650 Barogue music was a tool for expression & communication.

Sept 2 Derek Christie  Guitar/Vocals
Derek draws upon influences of Gospel & Roots to Rock. His album " Secrets " has been released and in demand Come out and have a relaxing evening of music at it's best.

Sept 9  Gary McLaughlin Guitar/Vocals
Gary will provide an enjoyable evening of Pop tunes from 70's & on . Gary is an accomplished entertainer and will bring back memories of days gone by. Come out and settle back to enjoy memories and times past

Sept 16 Bruce McNeil Guitar/Vocals
Bruce will perform original songs & cover tunes presented in acoustic format. A singer/songwriter that will be remembered. An evening of fantastic music.

Sept 23 Andrew Heathcote Guitar/Vocals
Andrew is a resident of Uxbridge who performs original songs from past and present and his favourites. So come out and live again & be entertained by one of the best.

Sept 30  Friday at the Foster Finale-  Mike Burns
 Mike Burns, An entertainer & host to a variety of music styles. Mike performs throughout the GTA & brings a very creative show to the Foster. You can always count on being very pleasantly surprised at the quality and professional show Mike brings every year to the Foster.

Special Programs:

Oct 3  1:30 pm Sunday Jazz/Blues Concert (Some of the Jazz performers previously 
are listed here.) The 2022 performers will be listed later 

 The best in Jazz/Blues is performed here at the Foster with many talented performers.
Northern Latitude Guitar/flute based jazz, http://northernlatitudejazz.com/
Richard Elliott (acoustic Blues)- David Donar (acoustic Blues) - the DjangoDjunkies Trio (gypsy Jazz)

Nov. 14 Sunday 1:30 p.m. Ladies of the Foster TBC 
Ladies of the Foster will perform a reading of Charles Dickens “A Christmas Carol” with a
Sing a long with Jane Loewen

Meditation is for Men & WomenThe Schedule for 2022 is just now being finalized
Come & Relax with the soft soothing sounds of Pure Quartz Crystal Singing Bowls & Crystal Harp.
May - October 7:30-8:30 
To Register : Call 905-640-3966 or beverlynortheast@gmail.com 

Fundraisers for the Foster
If you would like more info on our special program of adopting a chair in memory of a loved one or family name. The sale of plaques on the chairs is going well and there is a limited number to be sold.


The Jewel on the Hill
The first & only book written about the Foster
Beautifully Illustrated work of Art
Perfect gift for that special person
Special Price 
+
CD of Handel Sonatas
Flute & Cello
Recorded at the Foster by
James Warburton
Special Price


 Meditations
May- October  7:30-8:30 pm
Relax with Crystal singing Bowls & Crystal Harp for deep release, relaxation and restoration.
Special Meditations are held with the warm tones & harmonies of Himalayan Singing Bowls, Chimes, Tongue Drum & Tingshas on special dates
Call or email to register for more info
905-640-3966 –beverlynortheast@gmail.com 

July & August
The Foster is open for tours Wed. to Sun
11:30am - 4:30 pm
(except 3rd Sun. of July 11:30am-1:00pm)
Open Mon. July Canada Day &  Monday August 1st

Bus tours and group tours can be arranged by calling 905-640-3966 or beverlynortheast@gmail.com
$5.00 per person.

 In memory of a family member or name  plaque
Call 905-640-3966 or beverlynortheast@gmail.com
For more information about this special program

The Thomas Foster Memorial
At
9449 Conc. 7 (Durham 1)
4km north of Uxbridge

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