Event takes place on April 24, 2014 by Cosmo Music
Cosmo Music + Ibanez Present...
A Performance Clinic With TOSIN ABASI
Thursday April 24, 2014
Cosmopolitan Music Hall at Cosmo Music
TOSIN ABASI is best known for playing the 7 and 8 stringed guitar in the instrumental progressive metal band "Animals as Leaders". Based out of Washington D.C., he utilizes the power of techniques and the endless possibilities of guitar playing in any genre.
Tosin is primarily self taught, but studied jazz and classical guitar at the Atlanta Institute of Music, learning an extended range guitar can offer a lot of possibility's for composition, the resources available to 6 string guitarist don't exist in [...] Read more
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Event took place on April 10, 2014 by Cosmo Music
Say "Goodbye" to Winter and "ALOHA" to Spring!
ONE DAY ONLY ~ FREE EVENT
Thursday, April 10th, 2014
6:30 - 9:00 PM
Cosmopolitan Music Hall in Cosmo Music
Spend the evening at Cosmo Music with Kanileˋa Ukulele President, Mr. Joe Souza & Vice President, Kristen Souza to learn about all the exciting products offered by Kanileˋa Ukulele. Learn about the history of the ukulele, discover the many tone woods, designs and playing options by one of the Hawaiian Island’s foremost Ukulele manufacturers. Kanile'a Ukulele will have instruments on hand for attendees to experience up close. People will also be treated to a special Hawaiian ukulele [...] Read more
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Event took place on March 27, 2014 by Cosmo Music
Cosmo Music & Coast Music Present...
A Ukulele Performance Clinic with JAMES HILL
Thurs. March 27, 2014
Cosmopolitan Music Hall at Cosmo Music
JAMES HILL is a rare and surprising combination. He has become Canada's foremost ukulele player, earning recognition among Hawaii's premier artists. His genre-busting reputation knows no bounds… hip-hop, big-band jazz, bluegrass… the list goes on!
Teacher, author, songwriter and presenter, Mr. Hill has also become a not-to-be-missed inspiring ukulele-based motivational speaker.
“A dazzling live performer with a genial, low-key sense of humour” – Edmonton journal
“The perfect evening of tunes, stories and musical virtuosity” – Wellington-Dominion Post
“Possibly the best ukulele player in the world…Hill [...] Read more
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Event took place on March 8, 2014 by Cosmo Music
Learn to play the world's most happening instrument. No experience necessary! Take advantage of this one-time opportunity to learn to play the ukulele in just 3 hours with Toronto North Ukulele Jam's Steve McNie!
Saturday, March 8, 2014
1 PM (Doors Open - 12:30 PM)
Cosmopolitan Music Hall at Cosmo Music, 10 Via Renzo Drive, Richmond Hill
Anyone over 18 with a ukulele & a desire to learn!
Cost: $22.50 (50% Off, $45 Value)
Space is limited. Please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org.
AND DON'T FORGET ABOUT…
Toronto North Ukulele Jam With Steve McNie
Check out this weekly gathering of Uke-minded musicians for a fun and inspiring evening! We welcome adults [...] Read more
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Event took place on February 15, 2014 by Cosmo Music
Happy Family Day Weekend!
It's the middle of February, everyone is "kind" of enjoying the weather…and it's a good reason to have a SALE!
This Weekend - Saturday, February 15 & Sunday, February 16, 2014
In-Store & Online!
Get 15% OFF one (1) item over $200 only when you bring in this COUPON!*
Get 10% OFF your entire shopping cart subtotal when you spend $200 or more!** Online Sale Starts at 12:01am EST, Saturday, February 15 through to 11:59 pm EST, Sunday, February 16!
*Receive 15% off one (1) item over $200 only on February 15 & February 16, 2014 in-store. Coupon valid for one transaction and must [...] Read more
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Event took place on January 31, 2014 by Cosmo Music
NAMM 2014 did not disappoint. Our full schedule kept us busy visiting the majority of our suppliers. Here are some of the daily highlights from NAMM 2014:
Wednesday, January 22nd
We purchased a John Cruz “one of” custom shop Tele - Just exquisite!
Fender push this year was on the 60th anniversary of the Strat—Purchased 2 limited edition ’54 strats - 1954 world wide, 68 assigned for Canada
New Fender audio speakers (Line Array technology with Sub)
All new redesigned, lightweight Fender Rumble bass amps
Purchased 2 Fender Woody FSR limited amps in Tequila Sunrise - 100 for the world, 20 assigned for Canada
New Gretsch Roots [...] Read more
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Event took place on January 31, 2014 by Cosmo Music
M-Series headphones get re-mastered. New/Updated models include…ATH-M50X, now with detachable cables, ATH-M40X, ATH-M30X and the ATH-M20X
AT adds to their System 10 wireless lineup with a Stomp box. The unit has a pedal board receiver with integrated tuner and two outputs for amp switching.
CF Martin & Co
OM-ECHF Navy Blues - Stunning guitar designed by Eric Clapton and Hiroshi Fujiwara
Cool limited edition SS-D35-14 for Canadian Dealers only. Dreadnought 14-fret Cherry back with Big leaf Maple Wedge Maple Leaf heel cap with a Canadian nickel inlay on the headstock.
Every morning of the show, Martin released a small amount of wood to be used [...] Read more
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Event took place on January 30, 2014 by Cosmo Music
NAMM 2014 was a huge success as usual! Plenty of exciting new product launches, events, concerts and great people of course!
Some exciting new products that we saw were the new Peavey lineup of Bass Amplifier heads at fantastic new price points including the MiniMax, the MiniMega and the Headliner 1000. Also from Peavey, the new Vypyr Pro adds new features to the already feature packed Vypyr series of modeling amplifiers.
Star Wars Peavey Guitars
The Simpsons Peavey Guitars
Peavey has also released a slew of new licenced guitar models including new Star Wars and The Simpsons "graphic’ed" acoustics and electrics.
GoPro HERO3+® Black Edition/Music
GoPro [...] Read more
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Event took place on January 29, 2014 by Cosmo Music
Great inexpensive instrument, self contained for the musician who has everything or wants everything unique in shape and style of performance in their studio or on-stage.
GOTTA STOCK IT
The MIDI interface from IOS to anything, USB, 5-pin MIDI. Different sizes of inputs and outputs well-priced and well-built.
COMPANIES TO WATCH
The veteran, Roland
I am sworn to secrecy from my back room preview, but Valentines Day, watch for the Roland AIRA, the best marketing campaign. Congrats Roland!
Testing the PianoArc
Two of the wildest looking keyboards but most amazing, expressive and musically innovative are from PianoArc and Roli. I had time on both of [...] Read more
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Event took place on January 26, 2014 by Cosmo Music
Learn Australia's famous indigenous instrument, the DIDGERIDOO!
This class will focus on developing basic skills needed to play one of the oldest wind instruments in the world. You will also learn about the history and making of the instrument. Enjoy a truly meditative experience as you discover the essentials of contemporary didgeridoo playing.
NO experience required.
- The drone
- The trumpet tone
- Contemporary rhythms
- Circular breathing
Start Date: Sunday, January 26, 2014
Time: 4 - 5 PM
Ask about our package deal that includes your own didgeridoo!
Please visit the Cosmo School of Music or speak with a Music Education Advisor at 905.770.5222 x290 for more information.
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