THE SCOOP | Bryan Cheng Wins 2017 Michael Measures Prize
The 2017 Michael Measures Prize has been awarded to Bryan Cheng, a cellist from Ottawa.
RECORD KEEPING | In The Thick of Viennese Romanticism
A heritage of Viennese splendour, captured by Bychkov and the Vienna Philharmonic.
BANFF | 29 Questions For Jim Olver
For visitors to Banff Centre, Jim Olver has been the welcoming face of the institution for the past 34 years. He gives readers a taste of campus life in our Banff Centre series.
BANFF | Scrutiny: Kopernikus Heralds Opera In The 21st Century
Breaking from past settings of Mozart, Joel Ivany and Against the Grain have reconfigured Kopernikus for a new operatic headspace.
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.
LEBRECHT LISTENS | Casting Gloom In A Different Light
Cellist Christian Poltéra sheds light on two gloomy concertos.
TORONTO AUDIOPHILE 6 | Toronto's Best Stores For High-End Audio
High-end audio isn't just for highbrow society. Anthony Kershaw takes us through Toronto's speciality stores that cater to all audiophiles.
CLASSICAL 101 | A Guide To Classical Music Slang
Thanks to Musical Toronto, you'll have lots of talking points the next time you mingle with the classical music crowd, young and old!
RECORD KEEPING | Jiří Bělohlávek: A Posthumous Homecoming
Jiří Bělohlávek is in his element, conducting iconic music of his homeland. A longstanding TSO guest conductor—until February this year—we take a retrospective look at his artistry.
LEBRECHT LISTENS | For Paul Ben-Haim, Timing Was Everything
At no point in either of these works does it feel Paul Ben-Haim is going on too long — and of how many composers can that be said?