Ashkenaz 2020: Live and From the Archive

Join us online September 1-7 for a virtual celebration of the Ashkenaz Festival’s 25th anniversary! New “pop-up” performances by Toronto-based artists, livestreaming each day at 4 pm, and archival performances from past Festivals, streaming nightly at 8 pm. The best of the local and global Jewish roots music scene brought directly to you, for free!

See details and schedule on the Facebook event page, or visit

Melanie Peterson ~ Facebook Live Launch Party

Singer/songwriter Melanie Peterson launches “Tightrope,” the second single from her upcoming album, and celebrates with a Facebook Live single release party on Tuesday, August 25 at 8 pm.

The online release party will feature Melanie Peterson on lead vocal and acoustic guitar, Peter Collins on bass and “Lucky” Pete Lambert on percussion.