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Music History on the Yonge Street Strip

July 29 @ 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Discover the music history of Yonge Street, beginning in the 1950s. Visit the sites of famous clubs like The Colonial, Friar, and Le Coq D’Or, and concert venues such as Massey Hall and the Eaton Auditorium. Hear stories about Oscar Peterson, Ronnie Hawkins, Glenn Gould and many more.

*Note: This is an exterior tour only.

This tour was developed by music journalist and historian Nicholas Jennings, and has been known to include surprise guests from Toronto’s music history.

Start Point: Queen Street and Victoria Street (northwest corner by statue)
End Point: Maple Leaf Gardens (50 Carlton Street)
Cost: $10 donation suggested

 

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Details

Date:
July 29
Time:
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
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Website:
http://heritagetoronto.org

Venue

Queen Street and Victoria Street (northwest corner by statue)
Toronto,

Organizer

Heritage Toronto
Phone:
416-338-0684
Email:
email@heritagetoronto.org
Website:
heritagetoronto.org