Please note that our Patron Services phone line will be closed on Monday, March 8, from 9:00am to 10:30am. Should you wish to contact us during this time, please email contactus@TSO.CA. We look forward to speaking with you!


Faculty & Staff

Simon Rivard
Conductor, TSYO
RBC Resident Conductor
Toronto Symphony Orchestra

Shane Kim
Violin Coach
Toronto Symphony Orchestra

Peter Seminovs
Associate Violin Coach
Toronto Symphony Orchestra

Theresa Rudolph
Viola Coach
Assistant Principal Viola
Toronto Symphony Orchestra

Joseph Johnson
Cello Coach
Principal Cello
Toronto Symphony Orchestra

Paul Rogers
Double Bass Coach
Double Bass
Toronto Symphony Orchestra

Miles Jaques
Woodwind Coach
Clarinet & Bass Clarinet
Toronto Symphony Orchestra

Nicholas Hartman
Brass Coach
Toronto Symphony Orchestra

Joseph Kelly
Percussion Coach
Percussion & Assistant Timpani
Toronto Symphony Orchestra


Rachel Malach*
Vice-President & General Manager
416.593.7769 X 366

Roberta Smith
Vice-President & Chief of Staff
416.593.7769 X 371

Nicole Balm
TSYO Manager & Education Assistant
416.593.7769 X 372

Aaron McFarlane*
Director of Education & Community Engagement
416.593.7769 X 295

Dawn Ellis-Mobbs
Director of Education & Community Engagement (Interim)
416.593.7769 X 295

Eleni McKinnon
Assistant Production Manager
416.593.7769 X 362

Pierre Rivard
Education Coordinator
416.593.7769 X 689

*On leave

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