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Photographic Guidelines

Posted by on Feb 11, 2013 in Snippets / Notes, Volunteers | 0 comments

Photographic Guidelines

Winterfolk Photographers Guidelines 2014 These are general guideline/suggestions only. Photographers Specifics  flash – please respect the performers, and the audience, and limit the use of flash. Nobody appreciates having a flash go off in their face when they are performing. On the other hand, if using a flash is the only way to get a decent shot, you can use it sparingly off to one side of the stage or the other.  photos of performers should show some audience interaction or other unique events happening, we do not have much use of...

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HONOURING OUR OWN: A TOAST TO CANADIAN FOLK ICON BRENT TITCOMB – AS PART OF WINTERFOLK XI – FEB 17, 2013 @ 8-11 PM

Posted by on Feb 8, 2013 in What's New | 0 comments

HONOURING OUR OWN: A TOAST TO CANADIAN FOLK ICON BRENT TITCOMB – AS PART OF WINTERFOLK XI – FEB 17, 2013 @ 8-11 PM

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE WInterfolk and Songtown Present… HONOURING OUR OWN: A TOAST TO CANADIAN FOLK ICON BRENT TITCOMB AS PART OF WINTERFOLK XI – FEB 17, 2013 @ 8-11 PM – w/ LIAM TITCOMB, DAVID BRADSTREET, DAVID WOODHEAD, TONY QUARRINGTON, BRIAN GLADSTONE, BRIAN BLAIN, GLEN HORNBLAST AND BELA RAY  WHO: Liam Titcomb, David Bradstreet, David Woodhead, Tony Quarrington, Brian Gladstone, Brian Blain, Glen Hornblast and Bela Ray WHAT: Winterfolk XI Blues and Roots Festival Special Presentation – Honouring Our Own WHERE: The Delta Chelsea...

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TUNE IN THIS WEEKEND FOR SOME WINTERFOLK XI LOVE….

Posted by on Feb 8, 2013 in Calendar Posts, What's New, Winterfolk Past | 0 comments

For some Winterfolk love, Tune in this weekend to… CHES Radio — The Mix 88.1 Acoustic Planet – Join host Steve Clarke tonight and next Friday from 8-10pm for some of the best folk and roots music from artists such as Jon Brooks, Grainne, Sue & Dwight, Crabtree & Mills and more! (Fridays 8 to 10 pm) CHES Radio — The Mix 88.1, Erin ON (Sundays 5 to 6 pm) The Grand Radio 92.9, Fergus ON Streaming Broadcast: http://mix881.com/ and http://www.thegrand929.com/ JAZZ.FM91 “One of the best radio stations in the...

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ARTISTS PAY TRIBUTE TO THE LATE GREAT PHIL OCHS – w/ HOST SONNY OCHS AND GUESTS

Posted by on Jan 31, 2013 in What's New | 0 comments

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE / PLEASE RETAIN FOR LISTINGS ARTISTS PAY TRIBUTE TO THE LATE GREAT PHIL OCHS AT  WINTERFOLK XI – FEB 14-17, 2013 – w/ HOST SONNY OCHS AND GUESTS   WHO: Sonny Ochs, Jon Brooks, Eve Goldberg, Noah Zacharin, D'Arcy Wickham, Brian Gladstone, David Newland, David Essig, Tony Quarrington and Sebastian Agnello WHAT: Winterfolk XI Blues and Roots Festival Special Workshop– Songs of Phil Ochs WHERE: The Delta Chelsea Hotel, 33 Gerrard Street West,  Toronto, ON / 416-595-1975 (Mount Batten...

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A WEALTH OF TALENT AT WINTERFOLK FESTIVAL XI – FEB 14-17, 2013 – ARTIST LINEUP ANNOUNCED!

Posted by on Jan 27, 2013 in What's New | 0 comments

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE / PLEASE RETAIN FOR LISTINGS A WEALTH OF TALENT AT  WINTERFOLK FESTIVAL XI – FEB 14-17, 2013 – ARTIST LINEUP ANNOUNCED! WHO: Sonny Ochs, The Whiteleys, Brent Titcomb, Liam Titcomb, Maria Dunn, Danny Marks, Jack de Keyzer, Al Lerman, Fraser/Daley, Wendell Ferguson, Irene Torres & the Sugar Devils, Jeffery Straker, Jon Brooks, Julian Fauth, Jory Nash, Laura Fernandez, Mr. Rick, Noah Zacharin, Tony Quarrington, Brian Gladstone, Gary Kendall, David Essig, Rev. Max Woolaver, HOTCHA!, Grainne, The...

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Smokin Guitars of Wintefolk – 01/19/13 – Port Perry, Ont – Salvatore\’s Trattoria

Posted by on Jan 19, 2013 in Calendar Posts | Comments Off on Smokin Guitars of Wintefolk – 01/19/13 – Port Perry, Ont – Salvatore\’s Trattoria

Smokin Guitars of Wintefolk – 01/19/13 – Port Perry, Ont – Salvatore\’s Trattoria

Advanced Tickets Quantity: Note: The printed receipt constitutes your ticket. Please bring it with you! Smokin Guitars of Winterfolk – Every year Winterfolk Blues and Roots Festival engages in special “preview” performances that showcase some of the finest emerging and established talent the city has to offer. We want audiences to get a glimpse, a teaser of what will be on offer for the upcoming festival. Most years there has been only one preview, but because of the enormous popularity of these events, Winterfolk will put on three...

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Performance and Interview on Channel 12 Television (Oshawa) w/ Brian Gladstone and Tony Quarrington

Posted by on Jan 16, 2013 in Calendar Posts, What's New | 0 comments

CHANNEL 12 TELEVISION (OSHAWA) THURSDAY, JAN 17 @ 5, 7 and 11:30PM Festival Director Brian Gladstone will chat about the fest and the concert and artist Tony Quarrington will perform.

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COMING TO PORT PERRY! JAN 19 – SMOKIN’ GUITARS OF WINTERFOLK XI

Posted by on Jan 14, 2013 in What's New | 0 comments

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE / PLEASE RETAIN FOR LISTINGS SMOKIN’ GUITARS OF WINTERFOLK XI BLUES & ROOTS FESTIVAL PREVIEW CONCERT @ SALVATORE’S TRATTORIA IN PORT PERRY, ON WHO: Some of the best blues & roots artists on the Canadian music scene today WHAT: Winterfolk XI Blues and Roots Festival Preview WHERE: Salvatore’s Trattoria, 263 Queen St., Port Perry, ON / 905-985-3500 WHEN: Saturday, January 19, 2013 @ 7:00pm -11:30 pm TICKETS: $10.00 Advance, $12.00 at the Door – All Ages https://www.winterfolk.com/?p=998 WEBSITES:...

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MARK THE DATES! WINTERFOLK XI BLUES & ROOTS FESTIVAL – FEB 14-17, 2013

Posted by on Jan 11, 2013 in Press Releases, What's New | 0 comments

MARK THE DATES! WINTERFOLK XI BLUES & ROOTS FESTIVAL – FEB 14-17, 2013

WHO: Some of the best blues & roots artists on the Canadian music scene today WHAT: Winterfolk XI Blues and Roots Festival WHERE: The Delta Chelsea Hotel, 33 Gerrard St W Toronto, ON / 416-595-1975 WHEN: February 14-17, 2013 TICKETS: Free! WEBSITES: www.winterfolk.com / www.deltachelsea.com TORONTO – MONDAY, JANUARY 7, 2013 – The Winterfolk Blues & Roots Festival returns once again to Toronto’s DELTA CHELSEA HOTEL for the upcoming ELEVENTH ANNUAL WINTERFOLK FESTIVAL which will take place from FEB 14-17, 2013. Some of the finest folk,...

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Benefit Concert For ArtsCan Circle

Posted by on Dec 31, 2012 in What's New, Winterfolk Past | 0 comments

Benefit Concert For ArtsCan Circle

Benefit Concert For ArtsCan Circle Founded in 2002 by Mike Stevens, harmonica virtuoso, ArtsCan Circle has been building relationships with remote First Nation communities for over ten years. ArtCan Circle links volunteer creative artists with youth at risk in remote Indigenous communities. ArtsCan Circle sends teams of artists and musicians to Native communities to engage the youth in workshops in the arts. The organization collects musical instruments for each participating community to give youth access to instruments in their community....

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The Organization

Posted by on Dec 27, 2012 in About | 0 comments

The Organization

Winterfolk Festival Winterfolk XII is returning to the Danforth & Broadview Area. All stages are indoors, under one roof, featuring quiet listening rooms. Mission Winterfolk was formed to entertain, educate, enlighten, engage and encourage our community about various folk music styles including roots, blues, folk and more.  About Winterfolk Winterfolk is an all-ages, free, urban roots and blues festival situated in downtown Toronto, in the winter, that emulates multi-stage rural summer festivals. More than 100 artists will be performing...

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The Songs of Phil Ochs

Posted by on Dec 12, 2012 in What's New, Winterfolk Past | 0 comments

The Songs of Phil Ochs

The Songs Of Phil Ochs to be resurrected at Winterfolk XI Ochs’ sister and a panoply of fine artists pays tribute to the late master In his “When I’m Gone” song the late Phil Ochs stated that “you won’t find me singin’ on this song” nor “singing louder than the guns” after his death. But his sister Sonny Ochs and a stellar group of Canadian folk artists intend to ensure that his music will continue to “say who’s to praise and who’s to blame,” and to “question when or why” long beyond the grave. As part of the Winterfolk XI Festival being held...

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WINTERFOLK XI SNEAK PREVIEW SHOWCASES – @ THE FREETIMES CAFÉ, TORONTO / THE MOONSHINE CAFÉ, OAKVILLE / SALVATORE’S / PORT PERRY

Posted by on Nov 28, 2012 in What's New | 0 comments

WINTERFOLK XI SNEAK PREVIEW SHOWCASES – @ THE FREETIMES CAFÉ, TORONTO / THE MOONSHINE CAFÉ, OAKVILLE  / SALVATORE’S / PORT PERRY

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE / PLEASE RETAIN FOR LISTINGS WINTERFOLK XI SNEAK PREVIEW SHOWCASES – @ THE FREETIMES CAFÉ, TORONTO / THE MOONSHINE CAFÉ, OAKVILLE / SALVATORE’S / PORT PERRY WHO: FEATURING: THE TRIO OF FUN: Tony Quarrington, Wendell Ferguson, Ken Whiteley w/ The Wanted, Mr. Rick, HOTCHA!, Joanne Crabtree & Marg Stowe, Crabtree & Mills, Brian Gladstone, D’Arcy Wickham, Noah Zacharin, and Erwin Schack WHAT: Winterfolk XI Preview Show & Benefit WHERE: The Freetimes Café, 320 College Street,...

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Meet The Team

Posted by on Nov 27, 2012 in About | 0 comments

Details to be uploaded soon.

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WINNERS @ WINTERFOLK AUDITION @ The Moonshine Cafe – Oakville, ON – Nov 25

Posted by on Nov 26, 2012 in What's New | 0 comments

Hi Everyone, We would like to congratulate the winners of the Winterfolk Festival auditions held at The Moonshine Cafe – Oakville, ON this past Sunday, Nov 25 WINNERS: THE SCHOTTS http://www.theschotts.com THE BLACKWOOD TWO www.theblackwoodtwo.com The Schotts and the Blackwood Two will be featured at the upcoming Winterfolk Festival which runs Feb 14-17, 2012. Come to the festival and check them out! HONOURABLE MENTION: CCAU – The Cris Cuddy Acoustic Ünit www.sonicbids.com/ccau ALEX SHAIN http://www.reverbnation.com/alexshain...

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Winners of Auditions Nov 18 at the Black Swan

Posted by on Nov 18, 2012 in What's New | 0 comments

Hi Everyone, We would like to congratulate the winners of the Winterfolk Festival auditions held at The Black Swan – Toronto, ON this past Sunday, Nov 18 WINNERS: IRENE TORRES & THE SUGAR DEVILS http://www.thesugardevils.com CAROL TEAL & DAVID JOYCE http://www.tealandjoyce.ca The above two acts will be featured at the upcoming Winterfolk Festival which runs Feb 14-17, 2012. Come to the festival and check them out! HONOURABLE MENTION: DYLAN RYCHE https://www.dylanryche.com/ BRYN SCOTT-GRIMES...

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Winners of Winterfolk Auditions Nov 11 at Buggy’s Diner, Stouffville

Posted by on Nov 11, 2012 in What's New | 0 comments

Hi Everyone, We would like to congratulate the winners of the Winterfolk Festival auditions held at Buggy's Diner – Stouffville, ON this past Sunday, Nov 11 WINNERS: JULIAN TAYLOR http://ca.myspace.com/juliandeantaylor GLEN MARAIS http://ca.myspace.com/glennmarais Julian Taylor and Glen Marais will be featured at the upcoming Winterfolk Festival which runs Feb 14-17, 2012. Come to the festival and check them out! HONOURABLE MENTION: EVERYBODY WAVE http://www.everybodywave.com POOR TOM www.poortom.ca/ Many thanks to all of the...

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A Brief History of Winterfolk

Posted by on May 27, 2012 in About | Comments Off on A Brief History of Winterfolk

A Brief History of Winterfolk

A Winterfolk History If ever proof were needed of the adage that “every cloud has its silver lining” the creation of the Winterfolk Festival provides a real-life demonstration. For this annual Toronto music event that has made such a positive difference in so many people’s lives began, ironically, because of a negative experience. Back in the spring of 2002, Brian Gladstone (Winterfolk’s founder and executive director of the Artists For A Better World non-profit organization that now operates it) and his musical partner Tony Quarrington had...

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WF XIII Volunteer Master List

Posted by on Oct 11, 2011 in Volunteers | 0 comments

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You do not have sufficient permissions to access this data.Admin  WF XIII Volunteer Master List   WF XIII Approved Volunteers Contact Info   WFXIII Approved Volunteer Qualifications   Archives – Volunteer Master List & Worksheet

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