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"Masterful and amazing!" Tampa Acoustic Music Exchange


Ken Whiteley is a Canadian roots music legend. His musical journey has taken him from jug band, folk and swing to blues, gospel and children's music. Among numerous accolades, he's been awarded a Canadian Folk Music Award, Genie Award for Best Original Song in a Canadian film, Lifetime Achievement recognition from Folk Music Ontario (Ontario Council of Folk Festivals) and Mariposa Folk Festival. He has also been nominated for 7 Juno awards and 16 Maple Blues Awards. Ken’s live performances showcase his outstanding musicianship on guitars and mandolin, award winning original songs and his powerful vocals, called "...a cross between Pete Seeger and Tony Bennett on 11!" Whether leading his own group, solo or collaborating with peers at blues, folk, children’s festivals and concerts of all sizes, his “...deep knowledge and infectious passion” guarantee good times for all. As a producer of over 140 recording projects, Ken’s productions have garnered 10 Canadian Gold and Platinum records, 4 American Gold records, 22 Juno and 2 Grammy nominations, and sold over 8 million copies.


Yoga & Carols...

Yoga & Carols...



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TONIGHT @ 6:15PM  I'm singing at the Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Centre's annual Hanukkah & Christmas Holiday Party at 77 Harbord Street in Toronto.


CHRISTMAS EVE The Roncesvalles United Church's Carols by Candlelight service with Ken Whiteley, Amoy Levy & David Wall and The Roncesvalles United Church gospel choir with mezzo soprano Kyra Millan & tenor David Walsh plus the trumpet/piano duo Marie Goudy & Paul Goudy. This is a beautiful family oriented service. The last twelve years it has been standing room only, so arrive early to get a good seat. 

2019 GOSPEL BRUNCH LINEUP ANNOUNCED "Bluegrass to Blues" on January 27. The "Gospel Allstars" on February 24. "Sacred Steel"  on March 31. Give the "Gift of Music" this holiday season. Brunch Reservations &/or Show tickets available now from Hugh's Room Live.






























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