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from Ontario
on February 21, 2019


The Canadian Music Centre joins with the Canadian music community, in particular in the Kitchener-Waterloo region, to mourn the loss of Associate Composer Alfred Kunz. Mr. Kunz passed away on January 15, 2019 at the age of 89. He was an accomplished composer with a penchant for...

from Ontario
on January 09, 2019

"...Hook Up (Chris Thornborrow and Julie Tepperman), Tapestry Opera, January:

from Ontario
on December 11, 2018

Happy birthday, Michael Snow! Distinguished artist and musician Michael Snow is turning 90 years old. We’re celebrating on December 12th with a party in his honour – Snow Everywhere – and everyone’s invited! Walker Court will be the site of a performance by the improvisational band CCMC, which includes Snow, Paul...

from Ontario
on April 10, 2018

The Canadian Music Centre joins with music community in mourning the loss of Associate Composer Robert Rosen. Born in Melfort, Saskatchewan, Rosen received his music degree from the University of Alberta where he studied with Malcom Forsyth and Violet Archer. His prairie heritage and mountain roots in western...

from Ontario
on January 19, 2018

The Canadian Music Centre joins with the music community to mourn the death of Canadian composer and CMC Associate Composer, Michael Purves-Smith (1945-2018). An ongoing contributor to the former CMC Notations magazine, he was also involved in the evaluation and grading of wind repertoire in the CMC collection. A...

from Ontario
on July 27, 2017

Summer Opera Lyric Theatre presents two Canadian operas about magic in the village, both performed July 28 at Toronto’s Robert Gill Theatre.

"The cereus is a gangly plant, long skinny arms straggling out in all directions. But once a year, in July, it becomes beautiful when its flower...

from Ontario
on July 05, 2017

The Canadian Music Centre remembers CMC Associate Composer David Keane who passed away on Tuesday, June 20, 2017 after a long struggle with dementia and ALS. David was prolific as a composer, performer, educator, and writer, and we share a sense of loss with a wide community of artists and colleagues who have been...

from Ontario
on January 31, 2017

"The 5-Penny New Music Concerts presents "Yoko Hirota and Friends" in the concluding concert of this year's series.

The concert is on Thursday, Feb. 9, at 7:30 p.m. at the Theatre du Nouvel Ontario in Sudbury.

Tickets are $21.50 for adults and $19.50 for students, and are available at the TNO box...

from Ontario
on November 18, 2016

Somewhere There Creative Music Festival is soliciting new compositions for saxophone quartet, to be premiered at the 2017 festival this coming February. Two pieces will be chosen from among the submissions to be performed by the Rhinoceros Saxophone Quartet (Kayla Milmine, soprano; Bea Labikova,...