MONTREAL, April 24, 2012 /CNW/ - As Montreal heads into summer and the festival season, TD Bank Group is keeping pace and participated in today's unveiling of the indoor program for the 33rd Festival International de Jazz de Montréal. As presenting sponsor for the third consecutive year, TD will contribute to raising Montreal's profile as one of the most popular international cultural destinations.
"TD is passionate and deeply committed to music and culture which makes our association with the Festival International de Jazz de Montréal such a natural fit,'' said Christine Marchildon, Senior Vice President, Quebec Region, TD Canada Trust and Chair of TD Bank Group, Team Quebec. ''Offering a line-up of concerts that set the standard for the world's greatest music festivals for 33 years is quite an achievement. We look forward to hearing the first notes from local and international performers echo throughout downtown Montreal!"
Thanks to TD's sponsorship which is one of the largest in Quebec, this year's Festival International de Jazz de Montréal will feature some of the biggest names in jazz. From June 28 to July 7, more than 180 scheduled indoor performances are sure to delight music lovers from around the world.
TD and Music
In recognition of Canadians' love of music, TD helps bring the best in musical talent to our communities and customers through sponsorships, which includes support for several of Canada's best known music festivals. TD sponsors nine of the most popular jazz festivals in Canada.
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 in North America by number of branches and serves approximately 21.5 million customers in four key businesses operating in key financial centres around the globe: Canadian Personal and Commercial Banking, including TD Canada Trust and TD Auto Finance; Wealth Management and Insurance, including TD Waterhouse and an investment in TD Ameritrade and TD Insurance; US Personal and Commercial Banking, including TD Bank, America's Most Convenient Bank and TD Auto Finance in the US; and Wholesale Banking, including TD Securities. TD also ranks among the world's leading online financial services firms, with more than 8 million online customers. TD had CDN$774 billion in assets as at January 31, 2012. The Toronto-Dominion Bank trades under the symbol "TD" on the Toronto and New York Stock Exchanges.
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