November 06 2012
BARENAKED LADIES, COLIN MOCHRIE AND MESSIAH’S STAR SOLOISTS JOIN THE TSO THIS DECEMBER
The TSO presents holiday programming December 9 through 23.
November 6, 2012 - What are the holidays without music? With some of the brightest stars in Canadian music performing with the Orchestra this season, Toronto holiday celebrations are made complete with music from the TSO. Audiences of all ages can enjoy live orchestral music this holiday season, from a presentation of The Snowman for young audiences (Dec 9) to the 80th annual presentation of Handel's Messiah (Dec 18 – 23). To share the joy of music and fun spirit of the season, TSO Pops programming presents a holiday special with Barenaked Ladies (Dec 14), as well as Christmas favourites in the TSO Pops presentation of A Merry TSO Christmas (Dec 11 – 12).
October 30 2012
TSO TOURS TO BROCKVILLE, OTTAWA, AND MONTREAL
TSO Music Director Peter Oundjian leads the TSO in a programme which includes Shostakovich’s Twelfth Symphony.
Toronto, October 30, 2012 – TSO Music Director Peter Oundjian leads the TSO and three Canadian soloists in a programme featuring the works of Beethoven, Shostakovich, and Canadian composer Pierre Mercure. Joining the TSO for Beethoven’s “Triple Concerto” are pianist André Laplante, TSO Concertmaster Jonathan Crow, and cellist Shauna Rolston. Following two concerts at Roy Thomson Hall in Toronto (November 14 & 15), the TSO takes the programme on tour to Brockville (November 17, 7:30pm at Brockville Arts Centre), Montreal (November 18, 2:30pm at Maison Symphonique de Montreal) and Ottawa (November 19, 8pm at the National Arts Centre).