Boxwood Canada

Public Events Schedule

BOXWOOD CANADA 2014

Public events are presented by Boxwood in cooperation with the St. John's Arts Alliance & Zion Lutheran Church. Tickets and reservations for all events commence on July 1, 2013. Tickets may be purchased in three ways:

  • at Shop On The Corner in Lunenburg; 263 Lincoln St., Lunenburg, 902-634-3434
  • on-line via PayPal on this page
  • at the door for each event starting roughly 45 minutes before starting time

Concert tickets (July 21, 24 and 27) are $20 each suggested donation, $5 for students (door only).
Ceili dance tickets (July 26) are $15 suggested donation.


Sunday July 20, 2014; 7:30 PM concert

Tempest Baroque Ensemble led by David GREENBERG with guest soloists:
Alison McGILLIVRAY - baroque cello, Judy LINSENBERG - recorder, Chris NORMAN - flutes, Marie BOUCHARD- organ &harpsichord.

St. John's Anglican Church, Townsend St., Lunenburg

Tempest is Maritime Canada's premeire early music ensemble, led by the internationally acclaimed violinist David Greenberg. They'll present a concert that features their own distinct repertoire and style including works by J.S. Bach, Boismortier, and Playford dances featuring Alison McGILLIVRAY - baroque cello, Judy LINSENBERG - recorder, Chris NORMAN - flutes, Marie BOUCHARD- organ &harpsichord and other renowned guest artists and other Boxwood artists.

Purchase advance tickets for this show securely via PayPal after July 1. Please note, tickets will not be mailed; you'll receive an e.mail confirmation, and your tickets can be picked up at Will Call at the event. Thanks!

$20 ea. suggested donation

 

Wednesday July 23, 2014; 7:30 PM

BOXWOOD'S WEDNESDAY CONCERT

Zion Lutheran Church, Fox & Cornwallis St., Lunenburg

A wonderful evening of the best acoustic chambergrass, tunes, songs, ballads, airs, sing-alongs, shanties, arias, hymns, shape-note singing and more. More artists & details forthcoming . . .

Nuala KENNEDY-Scottish, Irish songs and dazzling flute
Eamon O'LEARY - ballads, guitar, banjo
The BEE EATERS - Tashina CLAIRIDGE - fiddle, Tristan CLAIRIDGE, Simon CHRISMAN - hammer dulcimer
Mossie Ó SCANLAIN & Cian Ó MORAIN - Gaelic song from the Dingle peninsula
Edmund BROWNLESS - tenor

and guest appearances from the Boxwood artist roster.

Purchase advance tickets for this show securely via PayPal after July 1. Please note, tickets will not be mailed; you'll receive an e.mail confirmation, and your tickets can be picked up at Will Call at the event. Thanks!

$20 ea. suggested donation

 

 

Friday July 25, 2014; 7:30 PM

BIG BOXWOOD CEILI DANCE

St. John's Anglican Parish Hall
64 Townsend St., Lunenburg

Bring your dancing shoes for a rollicking ceili dance in one of Canada’s most historic venues with callers Pierre CHARTRAND, Elizabeth MacDONALDand Pauline HINGSTON. The breaks will offer some gorgeou solo dancing from Marlys NORMAN and sizzling percussive dancing from Pierre CHARTRAND. An exhilarating ceili dance with Boxwood’s monster staff on the bandstand (visit our artists page). Undoubtably one of the best dances in Nova Scotia all year!

Purchase advance tickets for this show securely via PayPal after July 1. Please note, tickets will not be mailed; you'll receive an e.mail confirmation, and your tickets can be picked up at Will Call at the event. Thanks!

$15 ea. suggested donation

 

 

Saturday July 26, 2013; 7:30 PM

BOXWOOD FINALE CONCERT

St. John's Anglican Church, Townsend St., Lunenburg

Boxwood's remarkable finale concert has become an eagerly anticipated annual event in Lunenburg. This year we feature performances by some of the most powerful and exciting traditional musicians on the scene today. Details of the line-up will be forthcoming. For complete info on these stellar musicians visit our artists page.

Purchase advance tickets for this show securely via PayPal after July 1. Please note, tickets will not be mailed; you'll receive an e.mail confirmation, and your tickets can be picked up at Will Call at the event. Thanks!

$20 ea. suggested donation

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