The Music Times

is a bimonthly publication

contact: jean w. narveson, editor • • 519-886-1673 • 57 Young St W., Waterloo, ON, N2L 2Z4 • Canada

julia narveson, editorial assistant

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•all online editions are in PDF in the upper right corner

Volume XV, Number6 . . . November-December 2021

below: find calendar updates, contact info for the groups covered by the paper, press releases, concert reviews, ad rates, and mail to editor.

Next issue:January-February 2022 Please query regarding submissions.

Deadline for submission of articles and ad space reservation: December 1, 2021

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Change of program for the November 9 Noon Hour concert at First United Church,

King & William Sts, Waterloo:

The concert will now be:

The Laurier Singers

Patrick Murray, conductor

(concert is free; 12:15pm—12:45pm; lunch available from 11:30; donations welcome)


See for Fall Chamber Music concerts (held at First United)

Proof of vaccination required; masking required; purchase tickets online at:

(no Box Office at concert)

EARLY MUSIC (from [scroll down]

addition to HIP:




ad rates

SPOTLIGHT ADS (business card shape)

$30 per issue

2.25” wide x 1.25” high



full page $500 (10”w x 15.5”h)

3/4 page $450

1/2 page $350

1/4 page $200

1/8 page $100

1/16 page $50



single column width: $70 per issue

double column width: $105 per issue

single column ad is 1.5" wide x 2.5" high

double column ad is 3" wide x 2.5" high


mail to editor

jean w. narveson


The Music Times is published by Midnight Editing


jean w. narveson, editor

Articles and advertising that appear in The Music Times are subject to editorial discretion.


note about the following: during the pandemic lockdowns, most locations are not accepting papers, brochures, etc., so the main pick-up spot is VINCENZO'S in Waterloo; also available from a box outside the Music Room 's house (front porch steps).

The Music Times is available at many locations throughout the region. A tiny selection:


Queen's Sq Library

Central Presbyterian Church

Cambridge Public Library


Elmira Public Library


The Bookshelf

Guelph Public Library

Guelph Youth Music Centre

U of Guelph


Centre in the Square

Conrad Centre for the Performing Arts

Kitchener City Hall

Kitchener Public Library

Queen Street Commons

Registry Theatre


Angie's Kitchen

First United Church

KWCMS Music Room

Princess Cinemas

Waterloo Public Library

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