You are here

Concert

New Canadian Global Music Orchestra

What is Canadian music in 2017? How will we define it? Who are the musicians who will create and perform it? Where else but in Canada today, at this moment, can artists from different traditions come together to create a new body of work or, even, a new tradition?

The Royal Conservatory is bringing together professional musicians from all over the world, all of whom now live in Canada, to create the New Canadian Global Music Orchestra:

Bluebird North

Bluebird North
Saturday, May 6, 2017  8pm
Koerner Hall, 273 Bloor St. W.  

Tickets start at only $35
Tickets: 416.408.0208 or www.performance.rcmusic.ca

Top Canadian songwriters come together with host Blair Packham to perform their music and tell us about the inspiration, the songwriting process, and the stories behind the songs.

Rosanne Cash

Rosanne Cash
Thursday, April 27, 2017  8pm
Koerner Hall, 273 Bloor St. W.  

Tickets start at only $40
Tickets: 416.408.0208 or www.performance.rcmusic.ca

Cash has charted 21 Top 40 country singles with her long-time collaborator and husband, John Leventhal. Together, their unique sound draws from country, blues, gospel, and rock, and reflects the soulful mix of music that traces its history to the Arkansas siteof Johnny Cash’s (her father’s) boyhood home.

Les Violons du Roy with Philippe Jaroussky

Les Violons du Roy with Philippe Jaroussky
Thursday, April 13, 2017  8pm
Koerner Hall, 273 Bloor St. W.  

Tickets start at only $40
Tickets: 416.408.0208 or www.performance.rcmusic.ca

Québec City’s chamber orchestra and resident ensemble at the Palais Montcalm, will be conducted by Mathieu Lussier and joined by the ethereal, sensuously beautiful voice of extraordinary French countertenor Philippe Jaroussky for a program of Baroque works by Händel, Bach, Fux, and Graun.

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - Concert