May 7–22, 2017
• 2017 Tour of Israel & Europe includes seven concerts in four countries
• TSO tours Israel for the first time
• Tour repertoire will feature Maxim Vengerov, Jan Lisiecki, and Carla Huhtanen
• TSO will be an emissary for Canadian culture during the sesquicentennial year
150 years of collaboration. One unique musical journey.
Innovators. Renegades. Pioneers. Canadian musicians have long punched above their weight both at home and internationally. The history of music in our country is filled with bold and surprising moments. And the future is bursting with promises.
150 ans de collaboration. Un voyage musical unique.
Innovateurs. Rebelles. Pionniers. Les musiciens canadiens s’imposent depuis longtemps chez eux, tout comme à l’étranger. L’histoire de la musique canadienne est ponctuée de moments audacieux et surprenants. Et son avenir est des plus prometteurs.
A month filled with eclectic music and featuring a stellar lineup
- Yuja Wang makes highly anticipated return
- Danny Elfman’s Music from the Films of Tim Burton kicks off Films with Live Orchestra Series
- Blockbusters include Mahler 3, Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto, Rachmaninoff Symphony 2, and Beethoven Symphony 4
The Toronto Symphony Orchestra (TSO) announces that Gary Hanson has been named Interim CEO of the TSO. Gary Hanson, a Toronto native, was chief executive of The Cleveland Orchestra until his retirement at the end of 2015. Mr. Hanson was appointed at a special meeting of the TSO Board of Directors, on Wednesday, August 17, and will begin his term on September 26, 2016. He will serve in the role for up to two years.
As of today, individual tickets for the Toronto Symphony Orchestra’s 2016/17 performance season are available for purchase online at TSO.CA, by phone (416.593.1285), and in person at the TSO Patron Services Centre or the Roy Thomson Hall box office.
The 2015/16 season ends on a positive note for the Toronto Symphony Orchestra (TSO). The TSO concludes the 2015/16 season with a surplus of revenues over expenses for a third consecutive year.
In addition to this third surplus, the TSO has reduced its accumulated deficit by approximately $4 million (from $12 million to under $8 million).
The Toronto Symphony Orchestra (TSO), in partnership with the Polaris Music Prize, is delighted to welcome Canadian icon Buffy Sainte-Marie—winner of the 2015 Polaris Music Prize for her latest album, Power In The Blood—to Roy Thomson Hall on Thursday, June 30, 2016, at 7:30pm.
- James Ehnes returns to the TSO
- Concerts at the Hearn Generating Station as part of Luminato
- New partnership with Pride Toronto for Late Night concert
- Third show added for The Second City Guide to the Symphony
- Bringing back the free thank-you concert for Torontonians