TD Music marks 10 years of support for Canadian music with "For the Love of
Canadian artists Jully Black, Eva Avila, KAI, Devin Cuddy and Karl Wolf
perform their favourite love songs at an intimate acoustic event on
TORONTO, Feb. 14, 2013 /CNW/ - TD Bank Group today celebrated 10( )years of
support for Canadian music with an in-branch concert at its flagship King and
Bay branch. A longtime supporter of community initiatives that create access
to music for young people, TD has proudly been bringing music to Canadian
communities since 2003. Every year, TD has shared its love of music with
communities and customers by sponsoring 60 major music festivals from coast to
"As the Bank of Music, we are thrilled to celebrate our 10-year milestone of
support for Canadian music with a special concert featuring some of the
country's brightest talents," said Chris Stamper, SVP of Corporate Marketing,
TD Bank Group. "This year, we look forward to bringing special music
experiences to fans across the country; and to helping young people discover a
love of music."
To celebrate this special anniversary, the TD Music programme staged the "For
the Love of Music" event. Artists from a range of musical genres performed
love songs at an acoustic concert hosted by and starring Jully Black, and
featuring Eva Avila, KAI, Devin Cuddy and Karl Wolf. Each artist serenaded the
audience with two of their favourite love songs.
Artists spoke about the importance of corporate support in contributing to the
development of Canadian musical talent and engaging the next generation in
music. Allan Reid, Director of MusiCounts, echoed this sentiment, "With TD's
support, we are moving closer to our goal of ensuring that all children in
Canada, regardless of socio-economic circumstances and cultural background,
have access to music education programs."
TD's decade-long involvement with music began with its sponsorship of
world-class music festivals in cities across the country. TD has also, for
many years, supported outreach programs for youth via music workshops,
educational initiatives, awards and scholarships.
TD supports MusiCounts, Canada's music education charity associated with the
Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (CARAS). And as a National
Sponsor and the Official Bank of the 2013 JUNO Awards, TD encourages music
lovers to cast their vote for the 2013 JUNO Fan Choice Award presented by TD.
TD is also the official bank partner of Live Nation, and invites music fans to
enjoy Live Nation's year-long concert series with peak activity at the Molson
Amphitheatre between May and September 2013.
Music fans can keep up-to-date on all TD Music initiatives and events by
About TD Music
Since 2003, TD has helped customers and communities experience the love of
music by sponsoring major music festivals across Canada. Each year TD supports
many music-based community and educational programs. Continuing with its
commitment to support music programs throughout Canada, TD is a proud National
Sponsor the 2013 JUNO Awards and Live Nation's year-long concert series.
About TD Bank Group
The Toronto-Dominion Bank and its subsidiaries are collectively known as TD
Bank Group (TD). TD is the sixth largest bank inNorth Americaby branches
and serves approximately 22 million customers in four key businesses operating
in a number of locations in key financial centres around the globe: Canadian
Personal and Commercial Banking, including TDCanadaTrust and TD Auto
FinanceCanada; Wealth and Insurance, including TD Waterhouse, an investment
in TD Ameritrade, and TD Insurance; U.S. Personal and Commercial Banking,
including TD Bank, America's Most Convenient Bank, and TD Auto Finance U.S.;
and Wholesale Banking, including TD Securities. TD also ranks among the
world's leading online financial services firms, with more than 8.5 million
online customers. TD had CDN$811 billion in assets onOctober 31, 2012.The
Toronto-Dominion Bank trades under the symbol "TD" on the Torontoand New
York Stock Exchanges.
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Image with caption: "Jully Black performs at TD's "For the Love of Music"
Valentine's concert event celebrating the 10th anniversary of TD Music (CNW
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Image with caption: "Musical artists Jully Black, Karl Wolf, Devin Cuddy, KAI
and Eva Avila performed at TD's "For the Love of Music" Valentine's Day
concert event celebrating10 years of TD Music (CNW Group/TD Bank Group)".
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Image with caption: "Rising star and songstress KAI lends her support to TD
Music at TD's 10th anniversary "For the Love of Music" concert event (CNW
Group/TD Bank Group)". Image available at:
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