Tri-Continental

TRI-CONTINENTAL IS A COLLABORATIVE EVOLUTION THAT BLENDS THE TALENTS OF THREE ACCOMPLISHED GUITAR PLAYERS, SINGERS AND SONGWRITERS.

There are no musical boundaries present in this one-of-a-kind blues/folk/world music mélange. Formed in 2000, Tri-Continental builds on artistic respect and a deep passion for and knowledge of the blues.

Bill Bourne, Lester Quitzau and Madagascar Slim present a truly unique and critically acclaimed sound that is soulful and present, intense and atmospheric. Well-recognized and respected artists with successful solo careers, they are indeed major players in the Canadian global roots, folk and blues music scene who have individually and collectively received 4 Juno awards and 10 nominations.

Schedule

FRIDAY

8:10pm – Concert (Amphitheatre)

SATURDAY

Madagascar Slim: 11:00am – “African/Malagasy Guitar Styles” (Sharing Circle)

Lester Quitzau: 1:00pm – “String us along” with J.P. Cormier (Wine Bar)

4:45pm – “World Beat” with Élage Diouf and Minor Empire (Down by the Bay)

SUNDAY

Bill Bourne: 10:30am – Gospel with Dione Taylor and the Backsliderz, Treasa LevasseurGuy Davis, and Hat Fitz and Cara (Amphitheatre)

Visit Us

1101 2nd Ave E

Owen Sound

Ontario, Canada N4K 1V8

Contact us

(519) 371-2995

gbfs@bmts.com

summerfolk.org

Open Hours

M-F: 9am – 5pm

Sat: Closed

Sun: Closed