Le printemps en musique dans la région du Niagara (L'Express de Toronto)

Synergie musique et vin, combinée à la beauté et aux richesses historiques de Niagara-on-the-Lake, la 4e édition du festival Spring Into Music, de l’organisme Bravo Niagara!, présente des concerts autant dans des salles traditionnelles que dans des lieux inhabituels, qui vont des caves à vin intimistes aux bâtiments patrimoniaux uniques de Niagara.

Le concert du 6 mai dernier, présenté au vignoble Stratus en collaboration avec Quincy Jones, mettait en vedette les pianistes de jazz de réputation internationale Justin Kauflin et Alfredo Rodríguez.

Double the music with Bravo Niagara! (Niagara This Week)

The first time Christine Mori heard Justin Kauflin she wanted to showcase the pianist on a Bravo Niagara! bill.This weekend Mori will turn that dream into reality, as Bravo Niagara! and Quincy Jones present Justin Kauflin and Alfredo Rodríguez at Stratus Vineyards in Niagara-on-the-Lake.

Teen piano prodigy making Bravo Niagara! appearance (Niagara This Week)

The 16-year-old piano prodigy, who participates in the Bravo Niagara! Spring into Music series this weekend, has performed in prestigious concert halls in Canada, America, Germany, and China, such as Carnegie Hall, Steinway Hall, Roy Thomson Hall, and Koerner Hall. She still admits, however, to having to balance nerves with the exhilaration of performing.

Bravo Niagara! Co-Founder Alexis Spieldenner Receives Lincoln M. Alexander Award

Bravo Niagara! Co-Founder Alexis Spieldenner Receives Lincoln M. Alexander Award

The Lincoln M. Alexander Award is presented each year to three young people who have demonstrated exemplary leadership in promoting positive social change. Alexis Spieldenner received the Lincoln M. Alexander Community Award for her work in founding Bravo Niagara! and the North Star Festival.

Read Ontario Press Release here: http://news.ontario.ca/m/43822

“It is my distinct pleasure to join Ontarians in celebrating these remarkable recipients of the Lincoln M. Alexander Award. These young leaders have demonstrated commitment, creativity, and dedication to social justice as they lead the way towards an ever more inclusive society that is accepting of diversity. In this special year for Canada, I encourage everyone to look to their example as we continue working hard to break down barriers.”

The Honourable Elizabeth Dowdeswell, Lieutenant Governor of Ontario