Concert

CONNECTING CANADA: CALL FOR PROPOSALS

Event Date and Time: 
Friday, January 22, 2021 - 11:45pm

Connecting Canada Call for Proposals flyer with January 21st 2021 deadline2021 Connecting Canada is opening a call for proposals from presenters whose work centres on the theme of musical diversity.

While the conference aims to include representation from all provinces and territories with active membership in CFMTA, proposals from non-Canadian applicants are welcome.

Virtual Nutcracker 2020

Event Date and Time: 
Saturday, December 26, 2020 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

This year's local, annual, community production of the Nutcracker is looking a bit different than it has in the past. 

Join us this Boxing Day at 7 PM on Youtube as we witness Clara's dream of being rescued by the Nutcracker Prince. 

Nutcracker Performance tickets are available online by donation: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/2020-virtual-nutcracker-community-performance-tickets-130361796643. 

Digital downloads of the production are available for purchase as well so that you can enjoy the show for many years!! 

 

Wings & Tales Showcase

Event Date and Time: 
Tuesday, September 22, 2020 - 8:00pm to 9:30pm

An evening of online visual art, poetry and storytelling from the participants in the Wings & Tales Project- a partnership project between Branch out Theatre and David Suzuki Foundation as part of Futures/Forward Mentorship Program led by International Centre for Arts and Social Change.

Voices that Care Concert

Event Date and Time: 
Friday, October 23, 2020 - 8:00pm to 10:00pm

Join us for an intimate evening with some of our closest friends and family in support of the work of the Room 217 Foundation. Room 217 is a music-based health arts organization that provides music care training and resources to front line workers in health and social care.

All proceeds will be going to support our palliative music care program.

Our wonderful supporting artists for the Voice that Care Concert in 2020 are:

Actor / Singer / Songwriter - Alana Bridgewater 

Performer / Harpist / Musician - Loreena McKennitt

SPOGreatMusic Performance Series on YouTube

Event Date and Time: 
Friday, October 9, 2020 - 12:00pm

The Scarborough Philharmonic Orchestra present our online SPOGreatMusic Performance series through our YouTube channel, https://www.youtube.com/user/SPOGreatMusic.  New music performance videos will be posted every other Friday, starting on October 9, 2020 and running through April 2021. From soloists to larger (and safe) ensembles, the SPO will deliver incredible music performances to your home or digital device.

Esprit Orchestra Presents: New Wave Festival *Postponed*

Event Date and Time: 
Friday, April 17, 2020 - 8:00pm to Saturday, April 18, 2020 - 11:00pm

*Postponed*

Three concerts, brand new music, panel talks with emerging composers & musicians, and an inspiring keynote address by renowned composer John Rea. Esprit Orchestra's New Wave Festival for young composers and musicians gives you a chance to connect with emerging artists who are already making waves in Toronto's music scene!

For details, go to our website: https://www.espritorchestra.com/concert-tickets/concert/new-wave-festival-2020/

Strings Fest 2020: Celebrating Black Composers

Event Date and Time: 
Wednesday, March 11, 2020 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm

Strings Fest 2020 Now in our 9th year, this annual FREE event brings together 100+ local string players from the Bel Canto Strings Academy, ranging in age from 6-75 and in level from beginner to advanced, performing alongside Mohawk Music college musicians and local professionals. This year's theme is Celebrating Black Composers and features music by Florence B Price, Francisca Chiquinha Gonzaga, Ignatius Sancho, Scott Joplin, Thomas "Blind Tom" Greene Wiggins, Lionel Ritchie, Ben E King, Michael Jackson, local artists Jaedon Daly and Liam Taylor and more.