Programme Notes: Primavera

Primavera Orchestra Toronto will perform Primavera on May 26. Overture La gazza ladra (The Thieving Magpie),  Gioachino Rossini (1792-1868) One of an astonishing 28 operas written in the period 1812-19, Rossini’s La gazza ladra is a semiseria opera or melodrama with a libretto by Giovanni Gherardini. First performed at the Teatro

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Board Vacancies: Join Us

This is an exciting opportunity for someone who is passionate about community arts and music. We have a few vacancies coming up on our board and are seeking an individuals with marketing, fundraising, and digital media experience who will assist us in meeting our strategic and financial goals for at

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Programme Notes: Watershed

Watershed: A Symphonic Exploration of Earth’s Waters Orchestra Toronto will perform Watershed: A Symphonic Exploration of Earth’s Waters on April 14, 2019. You can purchase tickets here. Canoe Legends, Christine Donkin (b.1976) The following note is compiled from material kindly supplied by the composer: Canoe Legends was commissioned by the Peterborough

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Relaxed Performances

Relaxed Performances are for everyone. For our December 9 performance of The Snowman and Friends,  Orchestra Toronto is making a few changes to how we present our concert, to welcome audience members who may benefit from a more relaxed experience, including people with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). The music will

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An Orchestra on the Move

  Orchestra Toronto is an Orchestra on the Move at the Scotiabank Waterfront Charity Challenge On October 21, 2018, members and supporters of Orchestra Toronto will walk or run 5 km, a half-marathon, or a marathon to support OT’s operations. Following the race, we will open our season with our

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