INTERVIEW | Jonathan Crow, The Face Of Toronto Summer Music
By Joseph So on July 8, 2017
For their new Artistic Director, Toronto Summer Music Festival will put Jonathan Crow's leadership experience and musical ideas to practise.
INTERVIEW | An Operatic Suffragette to Commemorate Women's Rights Today
Opera5's new production serves as a reminder of the women's rights movement, as relevant as ever today.
Q&A | 43 Questions For Tenor Asitha Tennekoon
Tenor Asitha Tennekoon takes on MT's Q&A, including the strangest road he's ever travelled, and the three composers he never wants to hear again.
CONVERSE | Claire Chase On Pursuing New Ground For Contemporary Music
New music pioneer Claire Chase takes us through her artistic philosophy and future plans, touching upon the help she’s received on her journey, one which cuts across the baseball diamond along the way.
INTERVIEW | In Conversation With William Shookhoff: The Father Of Indie Opera T.O.
They say that imitation is the sincerest form of flattery. The story of Opera by Request, one of Toronto's first indie opera companies.
Q&A | 57 Questions For Soprano Alexandra Smither
In our latest episode of the equally feared and loved MT Questionnaire, rising young soprano Alexandra Smither shares her most intimate confessions, such as why she wishes she could whistle, and her affinity for the Hamster Dance.
INTERVIEW | Zoltán Fejérvári: A Winning Image of Hungarian Classical Music
2017 MIMC first prize winner pianist Zoltán Fejérvári makes a case for Hungary.
FEATURE | How A Toronto Neighbourhood Inspired A Homegrown La bohème
Against The Grain Theatre brings Puccini’s La bohème back to the dive bar.
INTERVIEW | How Two Toronto Composers Took Netflix’s Green Gables Adaptation Into The 21C
By Dan Moore on May 16, 2017
Toronto composers Amin Bhatia & Ari Posner discuss putting their own musical stamp on the famous “Anne of Green Gables” tale.
FEATURE | One Last Hurrah At The 2017 Montreal International Music Competition
Jennifer Liu catches up with Measha Brueggergosman, Christiane LeBlanc, James Norcop and the MIMC laureates for some post-competition talking points.