THE SCOOP | Meet 'Glenn Gould's Chair' — A New Classical Music Podcast By Ludwig Van
By Ludwig Van on September 19, 2018
Glenn Gould's Chair is a new podcast based on the relationship between pianist Glenn Gould and his favourite folding chair.
Q&A | 28 Cheeky Questions For Soprano Ambur Braid
By Ludwig Van on September 15, 2018
Ahead of her performance in Rufus Wainright’s opera Hadrian in just a few weeks, Soprano Ambur Braid sat down for a few important questions, including that time she fired a gun, character flaws, and the thing that makes her the happiest.
10 Ways Shen Yun Symphony Orchestra Vibes With Toronto
By Ludwig Van on September 11, 2018
Whether it’s for dumplings and dim sum, Lunar New Year celebrations or the annual Dragon Boat Festival, Toronto comes together to celebrate traditional Chinese culture year-round.
LEBRECHT LISTENS | Sarah Connolly's "Come To Me In My Dreams" A Lullaby Album For Grownups
Dame Sarah Connolly's "Come to me in my Dreams" avoids the typical art song pitfalls, and delivers a confidential recital of songs from the vaults of the Royal College of Music.
GIVEAWAY | Win Two Tickets To See Monteverdi’s Orfeo At The Toronto Consort
Courtesy of our friends at The Toronto Consort, we are sending you and a friend to see Monteverdi’s Orfeo at Trinity-St Paul’s. Contest closes Friday, May 18, 5 p.m. Enter now!
Q&A | 31 Questions For Rachel Mahon
Toronto-born organist Rachel Mahon talks about her favourite films, games she's best at, and secret talents.
GIVEAWAY | Win Two Tickets To See Two Brandenburg With Love At The Toronto Bach Festival
By Ludwig Van on April 28, 2018
Courtesy of our friends at The Toronto Bach Festival, Ludwig Van is sending you and a friend to see Two Brandenburg With Love at St. Barnabas-on-the-Danforth. Contest closes Friday, May 4, 5 p.m. Enter now!
LEBRECHT LISTENS | Not Too Classical, Not Too Jazzy, Kirill Gerstein Goes Gershwin
Kirill Gerstein gives new life to Gershwin’s dazzling conversation between jazz and classical music.
GIVEAWAY | Win Two Tickets To See Quicksilver Fantasticus
Courtesy of our friends at The Toronto Consort, Ludwig Van is sending you and a friend to see Quicksilver Fantasticus at Trinity-St Paul's. Contest closes Wednesday, April 11, 5 p.m. Enter now!
Q&A | 27 Questions For Ray Chen
By Ludwig Van on March 20, 2018
The rising young violinist Ray Chen stops by Ludwig van Toronto to talk about life's biggest mistakes, luckiest moments, and the best thing about being a concert violinist.