Pop Up Concert, Villanella/Georgetown Transfer – Vocals, St. John’s Glen Williams, Saturday, May 6, 1:30-3 pm, PWYC

Pop Up Concert at St. John’s in the Glen: From 1:30 to 3 PM, enjoy sublime vocal music performed by jazz trio Georgetown Transfer and Hamilton’s 8 voice renaissance choir Villanella conducted by Stephane Potvin in their Georgetown debut, singing Mozart’s 6 Nocturnes and other songs on the theme of rascals, rogues, and game changers.

No charge, free will offering. Reception with food and drink to follow. And, yes, there will be chocolate…

Failte, Celtic, The Shepherd’s Crook, Friday, May 5 at 8 pm

failteThe Shepherd’s Crook presents:

Failte originated from a casual collection of musicians in the autumn of 1991 in Waterloo. Failte (pronounced “fall-cha”) means welcome in Irish. Currently the group consists of original member, Stephen Todd (vocals, bodhran, and tin whistle) as well as Jessica Weiler (fiddle, vocals), and Brian Crozier (guitar, vocals). The band plays traditional Celtic music with a Canadian attitude. Set lists include slow airs, ballads, jigs and reels from Ireland, Scotland and Canada.