Matt Powell and Domenic Bonaldo, Keyboards, The Bistro at Silvercreek, Saturday, August 2 at 8 pm

Matt Powell and The Bistro’s Domenic Bonaldo bring a tasty cross-section of signature jazzy tunes, spiced with a smorgasbord of vocals and keyboard effects.

Matt Powell has a non-musical day job, but lives it up after hours playing and singing at the Silver Creek Cafe and Bistro, for local charities such as the Optimist Club and the Saturday Centre, at retirement homes during the holidays and really wherever he can get his hands on a piano.

chateau marmontOnce, he took it upon himself to play the old grand piano in the middle of West Hollywood’s Chateau Marmont.  That night, his Beatles covers attracted all sorts of new and great friends, and led to his being invited to an awesome party in the Hollywood Hills.

Come check this guy out – wethinks you’ll like him.

Domenic Bonaldo has earned the Bistro Music Director title with a background in professional music that originates in his teen years. A beloved entertainer with the ability to produce a big, clean sound.

Annette-Barbara Vogel and Ron Greidanus, Rachmaninoff’s Sonata on Violin and Piano, Concert Salon of 157 Main Street, Tuesday, July 29 at 8 pm

annetteIn its sixth summer,  three musical soirees are being offered at the concert salon of 157 Main Street in Old Downtown Georgetown. Each evening is complete with wonderful music followed by light summer receptions, a great way to spend  your warm summer Tuesday evenings.

The programme for the concerts this summer varies dramatically, including piano solos and duo works for voice/violin  and piano. Concert No. 1 on July 29th will feature German violinist Annette-Barbara Vogel in a rare arrangement of Rachmaninoff’s Sonata, originally written for cello and piano. Rachmaninoff specialist Ron Greidanus will weave his way through the intricate piano textures for which this mighty Russian is known.
Tickets are $30 and are on sale at Foodstuffs in Old Downtown Georgetown 89 Main Street South. All concerts will begin at 8 pm.

4PLAY, Top 40, The McGibbon Hotel, Friday, July 25 9:30 pm

Formed in 2010, 4Play have steadily built themselves a following all over Southern Ontario through hard work and an abundance of passion. At its core, 4Play is a blistering mass of driving riffs, energetic drums, technically diverse bass lines and captivating vocals, perfect for large venues with the amazing ability to be intense and musical at a lower volume for smaller venues. Covering everything from Jimi Hendrix and Stevie Wonder, to Foo Fighters and Sublime, 4Play is bound to give you a taste of what you’re craving!