IMPORTANT UPDATE - Based on our communication with the Grey Bruce Health Unit on Saturday, Sept. 19, we have confirmed SweetWater concerts for the  balance of this weekend are still permitted based on 100 persons at an outdoor event with physical distancing and mask wearing when closer than two metres. Latest changes to gatherings does not apply to a performing arts event with staff following COVID-19 safety protocols . Look forward to sharing music with you over the rest of this weekend. 

Garden Concert #1 Thurs., Sept. 17  7 p.m. Allder/Gallant Home

Garden Concert #2  Sat., Sept. 19,  7 p.m. Sutherland Home

Garden Concert #3 Sun., Sept. 20   3 p.m. Gabriel Zufelt Home


Enjoy a sunset concert on the grounds of the historic Telford house, whose previous long-time owner, art collector Norah de Pencier, was a personal friend of the Group of Seven and her frequent guest, A.Y. Jackson. Our string quartet will perform works by Bach, Rebecca Clarke, Haydn (String Quartet Opus 76 #1), Prokofiev, and the Danish String Quartet's Polska from Doretea


A special thanks to our concert hosts Michael Allder and Gail Gallant (438764 Grey Road 15 - just south of Annan on the west side - N4K 5N3). 

Be treated to a beautiful poolside, garden setting backing onto the West Rock escarpment as our string quartet perform works by Bach, Piston (Viola and Cell, 1st Movement), Beethoven (Opus 18 #2), Prokofiev (Duo two movements), and Danish String Quartet's Staeddelil


A special thanks to our concert hosts Ken and Maureen Sutherland (560 6th Ave W, Owen Sound ON, N4K 5E7). 


Relax and enjoy a Sunday matinee concert beside the tranquil Sydenham River in a spacious, natural setting. Our string quartet will perform works by Bach, Leclair (Sonata for two violins), Kodaly (Duo for violin and cell, last 2 movements), Debussy (String Quartet), Piston (violin and cello second and third movements), and Danish String Quartet's The Dromer



A special thanks to our concert hosts Kim Gabriel and Bill Zufelt (275 4th St. East Owen Sound, N4L 1A7). 

To register to attend any of these concerts, fill out form below and note the name of the concert in your email response. A limited number of spots is available at each concert. 

A suggested donation between $35 to $40 is appreciated. You can donate via e-transfer directly to SweetWater ( or at the concert. 


To find out What You Need to Know if attending a Garden Concert, CLICK HERE. You will also find information about COVID-19 Safety Protocols at all concerts. 

Register for Surreal Garden Concerts


Please fill out form below to reserve spots (maximum 4 people) for any of our three Surreal Garden Concerts taking place on September 17, 19, and 20. Be sure to note what Garden Concert you would like to reserve spots for and provide full names of each person attending along with phone number and address. If you have more than two people joining you as part of your "bubble group" please note as well. This information is also being recorded as part of SweetWater's COVID-19 safety protocols. Be sure to click the Privacy Policy box below before sending. Thank you!

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