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West African Drum class (beginner) 7:00 pm
West African Drum class (beginner)
May 1 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
with Tom Wolf. $20. Stay for both sessions if you’d like. [46 essex]
West African Drum class (intermediate) 8:00 pm
West African Drum class (intermediate)
May 1 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
with Tom Wolf. $20 [46 Essex]
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Lewis Melville 7:00 pm
Lewis Melville
May 3 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
[46 essex]
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When You Were Gone 8:00 pm
When You Were Gone
May 4 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Silence is pleased to announce an exciting and unique event: When You Were Gone: A Journey Through Sound and Word featuring previously unpublished poems and lyrics by award winning Aboriginal author Thomas King in musical ...
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When you Were Gone 8:00 pm
When you Were Gone
May 5 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Silence is pleased to announce an exciting and unique event: When You Were Gone: A Journey Through Sound and Word featuring previously unpublished poems and lyrics by award winning Aboriginal author Thomas King in musical ...
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Guelph Youth Jazz Ensemble 1:30 pm
Guelph Youth Jazz Ensemble
May 7 @ 1:30 pm – 5:00 pm
[46 essex]
Vikings 8:00 pm
Vikings
May 7 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
[46 essex]
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Funga [rehearsal] 7:00 pm
Funga [rehearsal]
May 8 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
 
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Soundwork & the Beanock 7:30 pm
Soundwork & the Beanock
May 9 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
A group session of giving and receiving. Soundscapes guided by Gary Diggins. Limited to ten participants. $30 [46 essex]
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Worldwide Womb Blessing 6:00 pm
Worldwide Womb Blessing
May 10 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
For more information email catherinekormendy@gmail.com or visit https://www.facebook.com/events/615610191967605/ to register. Five times a year, women from around the world come together to do something extraordinary – to share love, light and healing, and to awaken ...
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Kirtan 7:00 pm
Kirtan
May 12 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
John William Bauld, Shonna Annapurna Brown and friends will take you on a journey of love and discovery through devotional sounds of kirtan and meditation. Teachers of Yoga – Acharyas (M.Y.) John William Bauld & ...
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Red Thread Circle 10:00 am
Red Thread Circle
May 13 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
[46 essex]
Pierre Bensusan – Guitar Workshop 2:00 pm
Pierre Bensusan – Guitar Workshop
May 13 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
[46 essex]
Silence Presents: Pierre Bensusan 8:00 pm
Silence Presents: Pierre Bensusan
May 13 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Join us at Silence for an evening of music by Pierre Bensusan. “Bensusan is very much his own animal. It’s like listening to a butterfly, to dappled sunshine coming through quaking aspens. His music flits ...
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West African Drum class (beginner) 7:00 pm
West African Drum class (beginner)
May 15 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
with Tom Wolf. $20. Stay for both sessions if you’d like. [46 essex]
West African Drum class (intermediate) 8:00 pm
West African Drum class (intermediate)
May 15 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
with Tom Wolf. $20 [46 Essex]
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Quiet Time 5:00 pm
Quiet Time
May 16 @ 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm
 
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Guelph Arts Council 7:00 pm
Guelph Arts Council
May 17 @ 7:00 pm – May 18 @ 12:00 am
Charities’ annual general meetings don’t have a reputation for being super exciting, but you won’t want to miss this one! GAC’s Annual General Meeting will be held at 7 pm at Silence Sounds, 46 Essex ...
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Silence Presents: Eamon McGrath and Wilderness of Manitoba 8:00 pm
Silence Presents: Eamon McGrath and Wilderness of Manitoba
May 18 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Show & Book Launch Eamon McGrath (Edmonton/Toronto) McGrath is on an extended Canadian / European tour to promote the upcoming release of his book Berlin – Warszaw Express!(ECW Press) The book fictionalizes experiences from his ...
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Drone Forest: Jeff Bird and Gary Diggins 8:00 pm
Drone Forest: Jeff Bird and Gary Diggins
May 19 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Dance or dream. Get lost in sound. $25 [46 essex]
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Gary Diggins 9:00 am
Gary Diggins
May 20 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
[46 Essex]
Minotaurs 8:00 pm
Minotaurs
May 20 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
MINOTAURS frontman Nathan Lawr made the transition from singer-songwriter to bandleader with 2010’s The Thing. Now, as the band readies the release of their fourth album, AUM, the journey of its sister-album, 2016’s apocalyptic-psychedelic afro-folk ...
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Funga [rehearsal] 7:00 pm
Funga [rehearsal]
May 22 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
 
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Circle Singing Workshop 7:30 pm
Circle Singing Workshop
May 23 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
How to improvise within vocal structures. Sounding and singing in community. 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. $25 [46 essex]
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Red Tent 7:00 pm
Red Tent
May 24 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
For more information email catherinekormendy@gmail.com. [46 essex]
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Preetam Sengupta Album Release Show 7:30 pm
Preetam Sengupta Album Release Show
May 26 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
For tickets, please visit: www.preetam.ca/silence [46 essex]
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Artists as Activists: Turkwaz and Nauroz 8:00 pm
Artists as Activists: Turkwaz and Nauroz
May 27 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Turkwaz is a unique combination of four musician/singers, immersed in diverse traditions from mysterious Sufi devotional love songs, to rousing Thracian dance music. Each performer brings a special flavour to the group. Maryem Hassan Tollar ...
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Sonica with Gary 10:00 am
Sonica with Gary
May 28 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
 
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Morning Music 9:30 am
Morning Music
May 29 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Please join us every Monday morning at 9:30 for an invigorating morning session of improvisation. $5 or free with a breakfast food contribution. [46 essex]
West African Drum class (beginner) 7:00 pm
West African Drum class (beginner)
May 29 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
with Tom Wolf. $20. Stay for both sessions if you’d like. [46 essex]
West African Drum class (intermediate) 8:00 pm
West African Drum class (intermediate)
May 29 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
with Tom Wolf. $20 [46 Essex]
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Sound & Movement 7:30 pm
Sound & Movement
May 30 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Moving the Body. Sounding the Soul. Guided movement with live sound. Barbara Dametto and Gary Diggins This 2 hour long event is an evening of guided movement, sounding and meditation accompanied by live music. Participants ...
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Silence Presents: Moonfruits and Georgian Bay 8:30 pm
Silence Presents: Moonfruits and Georgian Bay
May 31 @ 8:30 pm – 11:00 pm
Moonfruits & Georgian Bay · Ste-Quequepart Tour Tickets $10 at Eventbrite. https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/silence-presents-moonfruits-and-georgian-bay-tickets-34147247336?aff=eac2 Escorted by a variety of stringed instruments and soaring harmonies, bilingual duos Moonfruits and Georgian Bay tour New-Brunswick, Québec and Ontario this summer ...