Following our independent investigation on major errors in a federally funded study on salaries of arts administration staff last week, we found more needs to be done — from publishing reliable information that arts organizations may use to inform their operations, to working with a cross-section of industry players to shape funding policies.
Ahead of her performance at Koerner Hall this Sunday, we caught up with the rising young Italian pianist Beatrice Rana back-stage for an informal interview that had sweet, fiery and pistachio tasting notes.
When it comes to new music, Vivian Fung doesn’t care about negative or positive press, so long as her pieces draw some kind of response. “Whether it’s positive or negative – it’s good to have ANY reaction.”
Details emerge about a well-known Toronto-based violinist and convicted sex offender who has been working alongside children as young as 6-years-old at the Canadian Opera Company and The National Ballet of Canada.