Proudly Supporting Music in Niagara


The word performance has always been associated with music and diversity.

This is why Performance Lexus is proud to be a sponsor of Music Niagara, the Niagara Symphony Orchestra and Niagara Jazz Festival, showcasing an amazing range of musical talent alongside our remarkable array of luxury automobiles.

Receive One Complimentary Ticket* to an upcoming Music Niagara or Niagara Symphony Orchestra or Niagara Jazz Festival performance when you test drive a vehicle from Performance Lexus.

Music Niagara

Music Niagara's 2014 program and 16th season includes something for everyone to enjoy; from classical, jazz, and country to vocal and cabaret. These musical gems sparkle even more brightly in the unique Niagara-on-the-Lake settings which complement each one - jazz under the stars, Vivaldi in the vineyards, chamber music works in historic churches, and more.

Upcoming Performances

For more information, click on the concert titles for program information or the venue names for location information.

                                                                                                                                                             
Saturday  July 11 7:30 pm St. Mark'sSTÉPHANE TÉTREAULT
 Sunday July 12 7:30 am St. Mark'sTHE VIENNA PIANO TRIO
 Sunday July 12 2:00 pm Simcoe ParkTHE THOROLD REED BAND
 Monday July 13 4:00 pm and/or 7:00pm St. Mark'sA VERY BRITISH DAY AT MUSIC NIAGARA
 Friday July 17 7:30 pm St. Mark'sNEW ORLEANS NIGHT FROG & HENRY AND THE EXCELSIOR DIXIELAND JAZZBAND
 SaturdayJuly 18 11:30 am St. Mark'sA MOZART MORNING
 SaturdayJuly 18 7:30 pm St. Mark'sSTUDIO DE MUSIQUE ANCIENNE DE MONTREAL
 SaturdayJuly 18 9:30 pm The EpicureanJAZZ ON THE PATIO THE DREW JURECKA TRIO
 Sunday July 19 2:00 pm

 Simcoe Park

CRIS DERKSEN
 Sunday July 19 7:30 pm St. Mark's

THE GREAT DEBATE

 Monday July 20 7:30 pm Shaw Festival Theatre

THE BUFFALO PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA

 Tuesday July 21 4:00 pm St. Mark'sORGAN CONCERT SUSANNA VEERMAN and WIM DOES
 Fariday July 24 7:30 pm St. Mark's

THE ELORA FESTIVAL SINGERS - CHORAL MYSTICS

 Saturday July 25 11:30 am Peller Estates WineryWINE AND MUSIC I CAROLINE LÉONARDELLI and JULIE NESRALLAH
 Saturday July 25 7:30 pm St. Mark'sANDRÉ LAPLANTE
 Saturday July 25 9:30 pm The Epicurean Patio JAZZ ON THE PATIO Paul Pacanowski's Mellifluence Trio WINEMAKER'S DINNER AND JAZZ
 Sunday July 26 2:00 pm Simcoe ParkFIDDLERS AND BARBERS
 Sunday July 26 7:30 pm St. Mark'sTOM ALLEN AND FRIENDS Freedom, Flight & Frailty - Carmen and The Last Curlew
 Monday July 27 7:30 pm St. Mark'sIN FULL SWING with ARTIE SHAW AND BENNY GOODMAN
 Friday July 31 7:30 pm Oast House BreweryTHE B FLAT SISTERS

To view the entire program, visit the Music Niagara website.

Niagara Symphony Orchestra


Performance Lexus Sponsored Performances
                                                          

BLAZE OF GLORY
Sunday , November 29, 2015, 2:30pm

The NSO presents Canadian superstar violinist James Ehnes! Brace yourself for a bravura performance of Symphonie espagnole, a dazzling violin work written to showcase this glorious instrument. Ehnes, who performs on the 1715 "Marsick" Stradivarius violin, was hailed by the Guardian as "effusively lyrical and hair-raisingly virtuosic". Evocative works Lau and Mussorgsky complete this splendid concert.

Masterworks 4: Time Chronicl es
Sunday , March 20, 2016, 2:30pm

Guest conductor/violin soloist Aisslinn Nosky, an accomplished Baroque specialist, leads the NSO in an intriguing selection of works from the 17th to 20th centuries. Drawn on a vast musical canvas, Time Chronicles highlights the depth of the orchestra's extensive repertoire and proudly features Brian Baty, NSO Principal Double Bass.

Suite Dreams : Tc haikovsky's The Nutcracker
Friday , December 4, 2015, 7:00pm

Please welcome Artist-in-Residence Stewart Goodyear! In this special event recital, Goodyear presents the sparkling, rarely-performed, piano rendition of Tchaikovsky's entire score for The Nutcracker Ballet. This whimsical tale of enchanted toys and Clara's visit to the Land of Sweets is the seasonal bon-bon. Join us for a delectable musical confection!
For more details, or to view the entire schedule, visit the Niagara Symphony Orchestra website
Niagara Jazz Festival


Performance Lexus Sponsored Performances
                                                          

NJF Artist Announcement: THE BRYAN SORENSEN GROOVE TRIO
DATE:  Friday July 24th, 2015

On September 29th, 2014 BrYan SorensEn (vocals, guitar and talkbox), Rich Hone (drums) and Jon Becker (bass and backing vocals) performed at B Town Sound Studio in Burlington, Ontario. The following songs were recorded in one afternoon. An additional two days were booked (at the same studio) for backup vocals/keys, mixing and mastering.

Announcing: ROB FEKETE DUO
DATE: Friday July 24th, 2015

Robert C. Fekete is a Canadian Jazz pianist and composer who shares his musical philosophy with others through performance and audio recording. His roots are planted firmly in classical and jazz traditions; however he aspires to build a bridge between modern popular music and older musical art forms without losing his focus on the relevance and necessity of art in the world. Robert recognizes the importance of recruiting young people to the jazz art form. He conveys this message through his musical compositions and when he performs live.

Announcing 2015 Artist Update: IAN GREEN
DATE: Friday July 24th, 2015

Ian Green is a pianist and musician specializing in a variety of musical styles. Ian is also a prolific composer and writes music for film and television. He is an active music teacher, music festival adjudicator, and music director at churches across Southern Ontario. Ian enjoys performing music in a variety of settings yet his passion is for early jazz improvisation and ragtime music.
For more details, or to view the entire schedule, visit the Niagara Jazz Festival website