Hi Music Fans,
David Foster will join Paul Anka on stage at the CSHF 5th Annual Gala on March 1st, 2008 at the Toronto Centre for the Arts.
Other performers include blues vocalist Serena Ryder, Jully Black – a favourite in the Canadian music scene - and the addition of Anna and Kate McGarrigle and Lily Lanken with family members Martha and Rufus Wainwright for a rendition of Heart Like a Wheel. Martine St. Clair will honour Claude Dubois with a performance of his classic song Artistes.
Additional performances and presenters will be announced soon.
Get your tickets now before it is too late at ticketmaster.ca.
A Few More Opportunities to Catch the Show
For those of you who are unable to attend the Gala, broadcast partner CBC Radio will air two programs on CBC Radio 2 on March 2nd. At 7pm there will be a special interview with Paul Anka, followed by the broadcast of the Gala at 8pm. In addition, on March 3rd CBC Radio One will air one-hour specials at 2pm and 10pm.
A one-hour presentation of Words to Music: The Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame will air on CBC Television on Monday, March 3 at 7pm.
Make sure to visit the CanSong.ca store to pick up some great music from this year's inductees and performing artists.
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The CSHF Team
Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame
56 Wellesley Street West, Suite 320
Toronto, ON M5S 2S3
Tel: 416.926.7953/ Fax: 416.926.7958