A Tribute to Maureen Forrester
One of the finest voices of her generation, Canadian contralto Maureen Forrester dazzled audiences worldwide. Honouring her memorable life and career, these performances, hosted by renowned Canadian tenor Ben Heppner, feature a new song cycle for mezzo-soprano and orchestra by Howard Shore, performed by Canadian Susan Platts, plus one of Forrester’s signature works: Mahler’s symphonic song cycle Das Lied von der Erde. (Pictured: Maureen Forrester)
Concert running time is approximately two hours including a 20-minute intermission.
This project is funded in part by the Government of Canada. Ce projet est financé en partie par le gouvernement du Canada.
TSO Chamber Soloists on October 20
There will be a pre-concert performance by the TSO Chamber Soloists at 6:15pm on Friday, October 20.
Download the program for this concert.