Beaches International Jazz Festival to go virtual for July of 2020

With the decision by the City of Toronto to cancel permits for large gatherings this summer due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Beaches International Jazz Festival has announced that it will be going virtual for 2020. “The free 32nd Annual Virtual Beaches International Jazz Festival will bring musicians and fans affected by the COVID-19 pandemic […]

The Motown Story focus of online lecture presented by Beach United Church and musicologist Mike Daley

Beach United Church plans to host another online musical lecture series this month. Presented by Dr. Mike Daley, the latest edition of the series will feature a look at The Motown Story. “In this 80-minute entertaining and informative video lecture, (Daley) tells the incredible story of Motown/Tamla Records, the independent Detroit-based record company that revolutionized […]