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THE SCOOP | Toronto Philanthropist To Be Presented With 2019 Angel Award At Koerner Hall

By Anya Wassenberg on April 25, 2019

Toronto philanthropist Michael M. Koerner, C.M. will receive the International Society for the Performing Arts’ (ISPA) Angel Award for his many contributions to the arts landscape in the city and beyond — including the celebrated concert hall that bears his name.
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ISSUES | Cultural Appropriation Backlash Erupts At Indigenous Music Awards

By Anya Wassenberg on April 22, 2019

Cultural appropriation is making headlines in Canada again from a source that comes as unexpected to many.  The Arnaqquasaaq Collective, a group of Inuit women artists, took to social media to call out the Indigenous Music Awards (IMA,) and one of its nominees earlier this month for appropriating Inuit throat singing.
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PRIMER | How The TSO Aims To Break Down Barriers With New Relaxed Performance Format

By Anya Wassenberg on April 18, 2019

When you are a parent to a child on the autism spectrum, your options for family fun can be severely limited. That’s a problem the Toronto Symphony Orchestra aims to help with by presenting a Relaxed Performance Concert in a format designed for neurodiverse audiences on April 27.
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THE SCOOP | Yo-Yo Ma Performs At US-Mexico Border To Make A Point (video)

By Anya Wassenberg on April 16, 2019

In culture, we build bridges, not walls. A country is not a hotel and it’s not full.” —  Yo-Yo Ma
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THE SCOOP | Researchers Team Up With Opéra de Montréal To Study Your Brain On Opera

By Anya Wassenberg on April 11, 2019

Researchers in Montreal are studying the brain activity of opera goers to better understand the difference between experiencing opera in person versus the movie theatre.
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THE SCOOP | Researchers Create Artificial Intelligence System To Help Violinists Master Technique

By Anya Wassenberg on April 4, 2019

What is it that sets apart an average violinist from a virtuoso? A newly developed AI program confirms it's all in the details.
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THE SCOOP | Toronto Non-Profit In Hot Water Over Personal Use Of Concert Tickets For Low-Income Kids

By Anya Wassenberg on April 3, 2019

Staff at La Passerelle called the situation a “free for all,” where staff, managers and their families, and others with personal connections to the couple used tickets at will.
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THE SCOOP | Sudbury Is About To Get A New Performing Arts Centre

By Anya Wassenberg on March 31, 2019

Place des Arts will be the first multi-disciplinary arts centre in Northeastern Ontario, and a creative hub for Sudbury.
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THE SCOOP | Honens Festival 2019 Line-Up A Musical Love Letter To Calgary

By Anya Wassenberg on March 26, 2019

The Honens Festival returns in 2019 with everything from a Bach Capriccio and Beethoven string quartet to a Rossini Overture for one piano six hands, and performances for all ages — indoors and out.
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PROFILE | Mandle Cheung: The Toronto Tech Entrepreneur Who Bought Himself An Orchestra

By Anya Wassenberg on March 20, 2019

A portrait of Mandle Cheung and the 90-member philharmonic orchestra he created to help rekindle his love of classical music.
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