About The Festival of the Sound

The Festival of the Sound is a world-renowned chamber and classical music festival in scenic Parry Sound. Founded in 1979 by pianist Anton Kuerti, The Festival has grown to cover three weeks and dozens of concerts, including weekends of jazz and folk music. The concerts take place in the Charles W. Stockey Centre, with special events like cruises and masterclasses using other local venues such as the Island Queen Cruise Ship or the Festival Station Office.

The 2020 Festival will take place from Friday, July 18th to Saturday, August 8th.