The festival begins with junior piano at Rideau Heights Salvation Army on Wednesday Feb 21st, 2018.

Frank Horvat, this year's Junior Piano adjudicator, will present a short concert at 6:30 pm on Wed. Feb 21, 2018  at St. Mark's Lutheran Church (263 Victoria).    Admission is by donation, with proceeds to benefit the music fesitval.

 The highlights concert will take place on Wed. March 7 at 7pm at the Isabel Bader Centre for the Performing Arts.  It will showcase some of the fine performances of the festival.   There is no admission charge, but freewill donations to the festival are always welcome!    Many thanks to the Ballytobin Foundation! !