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.
INTERVIEW | Natalya Gennadi: "It's Like Tosca And Traviata In One Opera"
Natalya Gennadi sheds any preconceptions on being unexpectedly cast in Tapestry Opera's Oksana G.
INTERVIEW | What's Next For Stephanie Martin After Pax Christi Chorale?
After 20 years at the helm of Toronto's Pax Christi Chorale, Stephanie Martin chats about what's next on her intrepid musical horizon.
Q&A | 26 Questions For Luca Buratto
Every so often MT poses 60 questions to a local or visiting artist in Toronto who has made our classical music community that much more interesting. They pick and choose. This week we have a special treat: 2015 Honens Prize Laureate Luca Buratto.
INTERVIEW | Christos Hatzis: Classical Music Caught In The Crossfire of Conflict
Christos Hatzis sets the record straight about confusion behind his accepting the Juno award on behalf of the team behind Going Home Star: Truth and Reconciliation.