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October 23, 2022

3:00 PM, JAZZ

St. John's Anglican Church

"Aspects of Oscar"

Acclaimed Canadian bassist and JUNO Award winner, Dave Young CM, will bring "Aspects of Oscar" to Stirling on Sunday October 23, 2020. Dave will be joined by pianist John Sherwood and guitarist Reg Schwager, the evening’s musical selections feature both Peterson’s original compositions as well as his arrangements of beloved jazz standards. Included among the Peterson compositions are crowd favourites such as “Wheatland”, “Cakewalk”, selections from his Bach Suite. An accompanying CD will be available for purchase at this performance.

Following that performance there will be a reception providing audience members an opportunity to meet the performers and a chance to taste the marvellous fare of the region and especially Hastings County.

The Venue

Historic St John's Anglican Church

This historic church has graced the landscape of Stirling since it was erected in 1860. The architect, Thomas Fuller, of Fuller and Jones, prepared the drawings for this parish church in the same year he was awarded the contract to design the parliament buildings in what would become the Nation's capital, Ottawa. This lovely stone church has a warm and intimate interior and possesses a very suitable acoustic for listening to music.

Meet the Artists


John Sherwood


Raised in St. Catharines, John Sherwood started his formal training at the age of five. John studied classical piano up to the ARCT level, and also studied violin and trombone through the local music programs available to public school students...

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Dave Young


Toronto-based and Winnipeg-born multiple award-winning bassist and composer Dave Young, is, without a doubt, one of Canada’s most valuable and beloved musical exports. Whether he’s performing as part of a classical symphony, or as an integral...

Full Biography


Reg Schwager


Reg Schwager is one of Canada’s leading jazz guitarists. His reputation has led to him performing with internationally acclaimed jazz artists such as Mel Tormé, Pepper Adams, Hank Jones, Junior Mance, Jimmy McGriff and Zoot Sims...

Full Biography

Tickets: $20

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St. John's Anglican Church
73 North Street
Stirling, Ontario

P: 613-398-7573

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