- For Jazz lovers, there was Diane Reeves in January, Norah Jones in February, Bebel Gilberto in March, Diana Krall in April and Laura Fygi and Patti Austin's tribute to Ella Fitzgerald in May.
- For musical and dance spectacular fans, there was Lady Salsa in February, The Sound of Music, Estampas Portenas Tango Fire and Lord of the Dance and Lea Salonga in concert - all in April as well as Swan Lake by the Royal Ballet (UK) and Ultima Vez's Puur in June. There's also Break! for hip hop enthusiasts.
- For pop fans, Blondie, Simple Plan and Avril Lavigne played on our shores recently.
So much for saving money.