Open Rehearsals—Morning with the TSO

Supported by:
Rae and Perry Dellio Fund
Toronto Symphony Volunteer Committee
Kiwanis Club of Toronto

Morning with the TSO (MTSO) is a unique learning opportunity for music students to see and hear how a professional orchestra prepares for an upcoming performance.

Students are seated in the Choir Loft, directly above the musicians, giving them a chance to watch their favourite section at work and hear the conductor’s remarks. At the rehearsal break, a TSO musician speaks with the students, answering their many questions regarding the music, rehearsal techniques, and even life as a professional musician.

This program is available to high school music classes only and is free of charge. Rehearsals are booked on a first-come, first-served basis (please note: one rehearsal may be booked per school each year).

Please check out our Open Rehearsal FAQ for more information.

To sign up for a Morning with the Toronto Symphony Orchestra:

  1. View the 2020/21 Online Open Rehearsal Schedule
    • The 2020/21 Online Open Rehearsal Schedule will be updated as rehearsal dates fill up.
    • Dates marked as “OPEN” have space for two classes to book.
    • Dates marked as “OPEN—One Space Available” have space for one class to book.
    • Dates marked as “FULL” are no longer available to be booked.
    • Please email TSO Education Staff at schoolconcerts@TSO.CA to be added to our wait list.
  2. Fill out the new 2020/21 Online Booking Form
    • Please fill out the new 2020/21 Online Booking Form.
    • If space is available, an official booking confirmation will be emailed to you within 1-3 business days.
    • If the rehearsal is full, your school will be added to our wait list.

For more information, please kindly contact TSO Education Staff at schoolconcerts@TSO.CA.

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