INTERVIEW | Stewart Goodyear Takes His Canadian Roots Very Seriously
Pianist Stewart Goodyear chats about his upcoming concert on Sunday, Dec. 4 at Koerner Hall featuring the premiere of his new work, “Acabris! Acabras! Acabram!”.
INTERVIEW | Joel Ivany On The Transformation of Mazzoleni Hall: Cendrillon
By Robin Roger on November 17, 2016
Joel Ivany transforms a prosaic venue into an Enlightenment Salon for this 19th-century Version of Cinderella.
Q&A | 18 Questions For Jon Kimura Parker
Renowned Canadian pianist Jon Kimura Parker answers 18 questions, including his the best and worst things about being a musician, his role models, and his default cocktail of choice.
PROFILE | Opera Atelier's New Dido: Wallis Giunta
By Joseph So on October 18, 2016
This week we profile mezzo-soprano Wallis Giunta as she sheds light on her upcoming role debut as Dido in Opera Atelier's production of Purcell’s Dido and Aeneas.
Q&A | 34 Questions For Gemma New
HPO's Music Director, Gemma New, answers 34 questions, including her favourite books, the sketchiest situation she's ever been in, and her secret obsession with a certain percussion instrument.
FEATURE | What Does Multiculturalism Sound Like?
Michael Vincent chats with RCM's Mervon Mehta about the New Canadian Global Music Orchestra, the first orchestra in Toronto comprised of recent immigrants to Canada.
FIVE MINUTES | Pinning Down The Music Of Allison Cameron
Whether it is recording calving icebergs in Norway, or writing minimalist works for the Contact Contemporary Music ensemble, Toronto-based composer Allison Cameron is a voice in constant search for innovation.
Q&A | 15 Questions For Lang Lang
Renowned pianist Lang Lang answers 15 questions, including his role models, favourite concert halls, and his motto.
INTERVIEW | Isabel Leonard: Artist In Focus
By Joseph So on October 4, 2016
American mezzo Isabel Leonard shares her thoughts on preparing for the role of Adalgisa in the upcoming production of Bellini's Norma at the COC.
INTERVIEW | Issachah Savage: Touched By Grace
By Joseph So on September 27, 2016
The young American dramatic tenor Issachah Savage shares his thoughts on music, faith, and life.