Events

KITCHENER, ON: Sounding The Circle Tour w/ Annie Sumi

Communities for Conservation: Compostable Concerts Series, Kitchener, ON

This touring project is the culmination of three years of creative partnership between Annie Sumi & The Lifers. The "Sounding the Circle" tour will bring their original songs to communities in Central Alberta and Southern Ontario.

"Sounding the Circle" is a curated performance that features a collection of original works exploring the human connection to seasons. Taking the audience on a journey through sonic-representations of Spring, Summer, Fall, and Winter, the creative intention for this tour derived from a mutual desire to inspire the familiar, human connection to the natural world.

TORONTO, ON: Sounding The Circle Tour w/ Annie Sumi

Venue TBA, Toronto, ON

This touring project is the culmination of three years of creative partnership between Annie Sumi & The Lifers. The "Sounding the Circle" tour will bring their original songs to communities in Central Alberta and Southern Ontario.

"Sounding the Circle" is a curated performance that features a collection of original works exploring the human connection to seasons. Taking the audience on a journey through sonic-representations of Spring, Summer, Fall, and Winter, the creative intention for this tour derived from a mutual desire to inspire the familiar, human connection to the natural world.

BARRIE, ON: Sounding The Circle Tour w/ Annie Sumi

Take Note! Concert Series, Barrie, ON

For tickets, contact: Alyssa Wright - concerts -AT- takenotepromotion -DOT- com

This touring project is the culmination of three years of creative partnership between Annie Sumi & The Lifers. The "Sounding the Circle" tour will bring their original songs to communities in Central Alberta and Southern Ontario.

"Sounding the Circle" is a curated performance that features a collection of original works exploring the human connection to seasons. Taking the audience on a journey through sonic-representations of Spring, Summer, Fall, and Winter, the creative intention for this tour derived from a mutual desire to inspire the familiar, human connection to the natural world.

OTTAWA, ON: Sounding The Circle Tour w/ Annie Sumi

Westboro House Concerts, Ottawa, ON

This touring project is the culmination of three years of creative partnership between Annie Sumi & The Lifers. The "Sounding the Circle" tour will bring their original songs to communities in Central Alberta and Southern Ontario.

"Sounding the Circle" is a curated performance that features a collection of original works exploring the human connection to seasons. Taking the audience on a journey through sonic-representations of Spring, Summer, Fall, and Winter, the creative intention for this tour derived from a mutual desire to inspire the familiar, human connection to the natural world.

KINGSTON, ON: Sounding The Circle Tour w/ Annie Sumi

House Concert, Kingston, ON

This touring project is the culmination of three years of creative partnership between Annie Sumi & The Lifers. The "Sounding the Circle" tour will bring their original songs to communities in Central Alberta and Southern Ontario.

"Sounding the Circle" is a curated performance that features a collection of original works exploring the human connection to seasons. Taking the audience on a journey through sonic-representations of Spring, Summer, Fall, and Winter, the creative intention for this tour derived from a mutual desire to inspire the familiar, human connection to the natural world.

GUELPH, ON: Sounding The Circle Tour w/ Annie Sumi

Seven Gables House Concerts, Guelph, ON

This touring project is the culmination of three years of creative partnership between Annie Sumi & The Lifers. The "Sounding the Circle" tour will bring their original songs to communities in Central Alberta and Southern Ontario.

"Sounding the Circle" is a curated performance that features a collection of original works exploring the human connection to seasons. Taking the audience on a journey through sonic-representations of Spring, Summer, Fall, and Winter, the creative intention for this tour derived from a mutual desire to inspire the familiar, human connection to the natural world.

The Lifers at Fiddlehead House Concert

Fiddlehead Soup Home, Kemptville, oN

Between January and June each year, Fiddlehead Soup hosts a house concert series in Kemptville, Ontario where they invite other artists to perform a show in an intimate and supportive listening room.

Reservations can be made by clicking the reservation link next to each performer. There is no admission charge to attend the concert, but we suggest that you consider a $15-20 donation to the artist in appreciation of their dedication to their craft. ​

Past Shows (archive) 

2020

Brothers Brewing - January 25, 2020 - Guelph, ON  
Be Kind Festival - January 18, 2020 - Toronto, ON

2019

University of Guelph Noon Hour Concerts - September 28, 2019 - Guelph, ON
The Cornerstone - September 26, 2019 - Guelph, ON
Campfire Concert Series - July 17, 2019 - Waterloo, ON 
Mariposa Folk Festival - July 5-7, 2019 - Orillia, ON 
St Mark's United Church - May 11, 2019 - Whitby, ON 
Paul Morin Gallery - May 10, 2019 - Caledon, ON 
Home for Music House Concert - April 6, 2019 - Toronto, ON 
Burdock - March 22, 2019 - Toronto, ON 
House Concert - March 10, 2019 - Oxford Mills, ON 
House Concert - March 9, 2019 - Kingston, ON 
House Concert [The Fox Den] - March 8, 2019 - Peterborough, ON 
House Concert - March 7, 2019 - Barrie, ON 
Winterfolk Festival - Feb 22-24, 2019 - Toronto, ON 
Folk Alliance International Conference - Feb 13-17, 2019 - Montreal, ON 
Via Rail (Artists On Board Program) - Feb 3, 2019 - Halifax-Montreal 
Temple on Queen - Feb 2, 2019 - Bridgetown, NS 
Winter Warmer Festival - Feb 1, 2019 - St. Andrew's, NB 
Five and Dime - Jan 31, 2019 - St. John, NB 
Woodhouse on Norwood House Concert - Jan 30, 2019 - Cambridge-Narrows, NB 
Gallery on Queen - Jan 29, 2019 - Fredericton, NB 
Cold Nights Festival (Thunder and Lightning) - Jan 27, 2019 - Sackville, NB 
In the Dead of Winter Festival (The Carlton) - Jan 26, 2019 - Halifax, NS 
Sydney St Pub - Jan 25, 2019 - Digby, NS 
Via Rail (Artists on Board Program) - Jan 23, 2019 - Montreal-Halifax 

2018 

Seven Gables Concert Series - December 20, 2018 - Guelph, ON 
The Woodrack Cafe - December 2, 2018 - Edmonton, AB 
Canadian Folk Music Awards 2018 - December 1, 2018 - Calgary, AB 
Koi - November 29, 2018 - Calgary, ON 
Red Brick Cafe - October 5, 2018 - Guelph, ON 
Folk Music Ontario Conference (Official & Private Showcases) - September 27-30, 2018 - Toronto, ON 
Guelph Lake Nature Centre - August 26, 2018 - Guelph, ON 
Colpoy's Bay Women's Institute Hall - August 24, 2018 - Colpoy's Bay, ON 
MS Chi-Cheemaun - August 23, 2018 - Manitoulin-Tobermory 
Maja's Garden - August 22, 2018 - Mindemoya, ON 
MS Chi-Cheemaun - August 21, 2018 - Tobermory-Manitoulin 
Summerfolk Music and Crafts Festival - August 17-19, 2018 - Owen Sound, ON 
Burdock - August 12, 2018 - Toronto, ON 
River Rock Festival - August 11, 2018 - St Mary's, ON 
Barn Party (House Concert) - August 10, 2018 - Guelph, ON 
Terre Bleu Lavender Farm - August 6, 2018 - Milton, ON 
Thime Station - July 7, 2018 - Bryne, Norway 
Egerson Visefestival - July 6, 2018 - Egersund, Norway 
Cafe Mir - July 4, 2018 - Oslo, Norway 
Wulbert's Cafe - June 30, 2018 - Dresden, Germany 
Foto Gezett - June 29, 2018 - Berlin, Germany 
Artliners - June 28, 2018 - Berlin, Germany 
Prachtwerk - June 27, 2018 - Berlin, Germany 
Thomas' Attic - June 26, 2018 - Bluementhal, Germany 
House Concert - June 24, 2018 - Bremen, Germany 
Kultur Cafe Lichtung - June 22, 2018 - Cologne, Germany 
Hafen 2 - June 21, 2018 - Offenbach, Germany 
Barracuda Cafe - June 17, 2018 - Interlaken, Switzerland 
Special Movida - June 15, 2018 - Loria, Italy
Sala Dei Notari - June 14, 2018 - Perugia, Italy 
Palazzo Del Popolo - June 13, 2018 - Todi, Italy 
Open Sesame - June 9, 2018 - Kitchener, ON 
Talbot St Church - June 8, 2018 - London, ON 
Heartwood Hall - June 7, 2018 - Owen Sound, ON 
Heliconian Hall - June 6, 2018 - Toronto, ON 
Simcoe St Theatre - June 3, 2018 - Collingwood, ON 
Acoustic Blend Cafe [Melrose United Church] - June 2, 2018 - Hamilton, ON 
Live on Elgin - June 1, 2018 - Ottawa, ON 
House Concert - May 31, 2018 - Chelsea, QC 
Resonance Cafe - May 30, 2018 - Montreal, QC 
Terra Yoga - May 27, 2018 - Edmundston, NB 
Living Roots Festival - May 24-26, 2018 - Fredericton, NB 
Temple on Queen - May 23, 2018 - Bridgetown, NS 
The Carleton - May 22, 2018 - Halifax, NS 
Visual Voice Gallery - May 21, 2018 - Truro, NS 
Paddlefest - May 20, 2018 - St Andrews, NB 
North Church Concert Series - May 19, 2018 - Farmington, ME 
Radio Bean - May 18, 2018 - Burlington, VT 
Funk N' Waffles - May 17, 2018 - Syracuse, NY 
Royal City Church - May 16, 2018 - Guelph, ON 
10C EPIC Party - May 5, 2018 - Guelph, ON 
Guelph Civic Museum [Fourth Fridays] - April 27, 2018 - Guelph, ON 
The Painted Lady - April 25, 2018 - Toronto, ON 
Erin Roots @ Busholme Inn - February 17, 2018 - Erin, ON 
Guelph Roots House Concert - February 16, 2018 - Guelph, ON ​ 

2017 

The Almost Christmas Show - December 21, 2017 - Guelph, ON 
Silence - December 19, 2017 - Guelph, ON 
This Ain't Hollywood - December 7, 2017 - Hamilton, ON 
Less Bar - December 1, 2017 - Toronto, ON 
Folk Music Ontario Conference [Private Showcases] - October 19-22, 2017 - Toronto, ON 
The Coach House - September 9, 2017 - Brantford, ON 
Welly Cask Fest - September 9, 2017 - Guelph, ON 
Burdock - August 30, 2017 - Toronto, ON 
Alton Mill - July 22, 2017 - Alton, ON 
Rivoli - July 20, 2017 - Toronto, ON 
MS Chi-Cheemaun 'A Month of Sundays' - July 9, 2017 - Tobermory, ON 
Heartwood Hall - July 8, 2017 - Owen Sound, ON 
Mills Hardware - July 7, 2017 - Hamilton ON 
RBC Noon Hour Concert - June 30, 2017 - Guelph, ON 
The Ebar - June 23, 2017 - Guelph, ON 
Hope in the Street - June 16, 2017 - Guelph, ON 
The Bleeding Carrot - May 20, 2017 - Owen Sound, ON 
Glen Williams Town Hall - May 19, 2017 - Georgetown, ON 
Lost & Found Cafe - May 18, 2017 - Elora, ON 
Burdock - May 17, 2017 - Toronto, ON 
Auberge Lac St.-Antoine [House Concert] - May 16, 2017 - Val-Des-Monts, QC 
House Concert - May 14, 2017 - Fredericton, NB 
Paul's Hall - May 13, 2017 - Glen Haven, NS 
Bedford House Concerts - May 12, 2017 - Bedford, NS 
Grimross Brewing Co. - May 11, 2017 - Fredericton, NB 
House Concert - May 10, 2017 - Fredericton, NB 
Grumpy's Bar - May 8, 2017 - Montreal, QC 
The Record Centre - May 7, 2017 - Ottawa, ON 
Old Church Theatre - May 5, 2017 - Quinte West, ON 
Heritage Hall - May 4, 2017 - Guelph, ON 
Guelph Pride Festival - April 29, 2017 - Guelph, ON 
Burdock - March 24, 2017 - Toronto, ON 
Rum Runners - March 23, 2017 - London, ON 
Acoustic Spotlight [House Show] - March 22, 2017 - London, ON 
The Cornerstone - February 26, 2017 - Guelph, ON 
Junction City Music Hall - February 14, 2017 - Toronto, ON 
Irene's Pub - February 4, 2017 - Ottawa, ON 
The Garnet - February 3, 2017 -Peterborough, ON 
House Show - February 2, 2017 - Guelph, ON ​ 

2016 

DSTRCT - December 31, 2016 - Guelph, ON 
The Almost Christmas Show - December 22, 2016 - Guelph, ON 
The Rivoli - December 21, 2016 - Toronto, ON 
Junction City Music Hall - December 2 , 2016 - Toronto, ON 
The Copper Kettle Pub - November 19, 2016 - Georgetown, ON 
Silence - November 9, 2016 - Guelph, ON 
Sofar Toronto - November 6, 2016 - Toronto, ON 
Youth Showcase, Folk Music Ontario - October 22, 2016 - Ottawa, ON 
The Boathouse - September 29, 2016 - Kitchener, ON 
DSTRCT - September 24, 2016 - Guelph, ON 
The Cornerstone - September 9, 2016 -  Guelph, ON 
Summerfolk Music Festival - August 19-21, 2016 - Owen Sound, ON 
Heartwood Concert Hall - July 31, 2016 - Owen Sound, ON 
The Horseshoe Tavern - July 27, 2016 - Toronto, ON 
Hillside Festival - July 22-24, 2016 - Guelph, ON 
Hottest Street Sale Under the Sun - July 2, 2016 - Owen Sound, ON 
Thatcher Farms - July 1, 2016 - Gueph/Eramosa, ON 
Silversmith Brewing - June 26, 2016 - Niagara on the Lake, ON 
Glen Williams Church Hall - June 18, 2016 - Georgetown, ON 
The Boathouse - June 3, 2016 - Kitchener, ON 
DSTRCT - May 16, 2016 - Guelph, ON 
The Dakota Tavern - May 11, 2016 - Toronto, ON 
The Red Brick Cafe - April 27, 2016 - Guelph, ON 
The Horseshoe Tavern - April 26, 2016 - Toronto, ON 
Harmony Centre [Road to Summerfolk Finale] - April 24, 2016 - Owen Sound, ON 
Guelph Civic Museum [Fourth Fridays] - April 22, 2016 - Guelph, ON 
The Boathouse [Road to Summerfolk] - April 17, 2016 - Kitchener, ON 
Night of the Living Room [House show] - April 1, 2016 - London, ON 
London Music Club - March 4, 2016 - London, ON 
The Cameron House - February 26, 2016 - Toronto, ON 
DSTRCT - February 19, 2016 - Guelph, ON 
Hillside Inside [Girls and Guitars] - January 30, 2016 - Guelph, ON 
The Silver Dollar Room - January 2, 2016 - Toronto, ON 

2015 

The Garrison - December 21, 2015 - Toronto, ON 
Silence - November 20, 2015 - Guelph, ON 
House Show - November 14th - London, ON 
The Silver Dollar Room - November 12, 2015 - Toronto, ON 
House Show - November 7, 2015 - Elora, ON 
DSTRCT - October 10, 2015 - Guelph, ON 
The Central - September 25, 2015 - Toronto, ON 
The Cavern - September 24, 2015 - Toronto, ON 
The Painted Lady - August 18, 2015 - Toronto, ON 
The Red Brick Cafe - August 12, 2015 - Guelph, ON 
Gorgeous Coffee - August 9, 2015 - Victoria, BC 
Falconetti's - August 8, 2015 - Vancouver, BC 
The Storm Cellar - August 1, 2015 - Banff, AB 
Wine-Ohs - July 31, 2015 - Calgary, AB 
The Cavern - July 27, 2015 - Toronto, ON 
Mercury Lounge - July 22, 2015 - Ottawa, ON 
Barfly - July 21, 2015 - Montreal, QC 
Le Depanneur Cafe - July 21, 2015 - Montreal, QC 
Via Rail Canada [Artists on Board] - July 19-20, 2015 - Halifax, NS to Montreal, QC 
Baba's Lounge - July 16 - Charlottetown, PEI 
Cafe Cempal Calavera Negra - July 13, 2015 - Halifax, NS 
Via Rail Canada [Artists on Board] - June 28-29, 2015 - Montreal, QC to Halifax, NS 
Backwoods Music Festival - June 27, 2015 - Eden Mills, ON 
The Ebar - June 19, 2015 - Guelph, ON 
Music in the Wood Concert Series - June 6, 2015 - Rockwood, ON 
The Cameron House - May 29, 2015 - Toronto, ON 
The Cave [Canadian Music Week Showcase] - May 7, 2015 - Toronto, ON 
Song Talk Radio [The Scope at Ryerson] - April 21, 2015 - Toronto, ON 
The Tennessee - April 18, 2015 - Toronto, ON 
Bier Market, Don Mills - March 19, 2015 - Toronto, ON 
The Hard Rock Cafe [Ryerson Battle of the Bands] - March 5, 2015 - Toronto, ON 
Van Gogh's Ear - February 14, 2015 - Guelph, ON 
The Ark Coffee House - January 30, 2015 - Guelph, ON 
The Horseshoe Tavern - January 26, 2015 - Toronto, ON 
The Cloak and Dagger - January 19, 2015 - Toronto, ON 
DSTRCT - January 3, 2015 - Guelph, ON​ ​ 

2014 

The Boathouse Tea Room [The Almost Christmas Show] - December 21, 2014 - Guelph, ON 
The Red Brick Cafe - December 17, 2014 - Guelph, ON 
Cameron House - December 15, 2014 - Toronto, ON 
Ryerson's Darkness Concert - November 12, 2014 - Toronto, ON 
Annette Studios - August 29, 2014 - Toronto, ON 
Guelph Black Heritage Society - August 26, 2014 - Guelph, ON 
Art in the Open - August 2, 2014 - Greenspace in Elora, ON 
Festival Italiano - July 12, 2014 - Guelph, ON 
ARKfest Music Festival - June 29, 2014 - Guelph, ON 
Backwoods Music Festival - June 28, 2014 - Eden Mills, ON 
Grasslands Music Series - June 22, 2014 - Elora, ON 
CHRW LDN Compilation CD Project Release Party - June 20, 2014 - London, ON 
Courage for Carly Benefit Concert - June 14, 2014 - Guelph, ON 
Multicultural Festival - June 8, 2014 - Guelph, ON 
London Music Club - June 7, 2014 - London, ON 
The Cornerstone - May 17, 2014 - Guelph, ON 
The Imperial Pub [Ryerson Battle of the Bands] - March 20, 2014 - Toronto, ON