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On the Verandah Featuring Laura Fernandez

  • 1507 Clarkson Road North Mississauga, ON, L5J 2W8 Canada (map)

Friday, August 5, 2016 - 7:30pm

Benares Historic House

Join us for Laura Fernandez

Laura is a pianist, singer songwriter and recording artist. Her CD “The Other Side” led to a prestigious award at the New York Music Festival and performances at Madison Square Garden, Toronto Jazz Festivaland the International World Music Festival in Cuba.  She has shared the stage with world famous artistes. Her recent CD “Un Solo Beso”, celebrates her Spanish roots. Laura has been named to the Steinway Artist roster joining contemporary artists as Billy Joel, Diana Krall, Harry Connick Jr, Lang Lang, and past music greats such as Irving Berlin, Cole Porter, Glenn Gould and Sergei Rachmaninoff. Steinway & Sons chooses pianists who demonstrate a love of Steinway pianos and have achieved a high standard of excellence. Laura is producer/host of Café Latino on JazzFM91 and she is an award winning visual artist with 16 published children's books.

Come early! Benares Historic House is open for tours before the performance.

Admission is pay-what-you-can with a suggested donation of $10.  Money raised pays for school transportation to the Museums of Mississauga for educational programs.

On the Verandah Summer Concerts is presented by the Friends of the Museums. Performances run Friday evenings at 7:30 pm June, July and August at Benares Historic House.  Bring a lawn chair or blanket.