Music

Events listing

Lucia Pageant & Toronto Folkdancers and Singers

November 25-26, 2017

Enjoy Swedish folk dancing and singing followed by the children’s Lucia Pageant as traditional Swedish Christmas carols are sung by candlelight.

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Ritesh Das and Toronto Tabla Ensemble Presents PARAMPARA

November 25, 2017

PARAMPARA is a world premiere of new works of high energy, innovative rhythm and dance of India by a upcoming generations of Canadians and Americans maintaining the tradition and legacy of Late Acharya Chitresh Das, kathak dance icon and of living legend of tabla, Pandit Swapan Chaudhuri

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Massey Hall presents Jean-Michel Blais

November 26, 2017

Montreal pianist Jean-Michel Blais’ enchanting instrumental compositions pair the melodic pop sensibilities of Amélie-era Yann Tiersen and Arts & Crafts alumni Chilly Gonzales with the breathtaking technical skill of classical minimalists like Philip Glass and Erik Satie.

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Sarah Slean in Concert

December 12, 2017

Sarah will be joined by an incredible group of musicians for a special evening of music featuring new material from her 2017 album, , Sarah Slean classics, and a few holiday favourites to celebrate the festive season.

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Art of Time Ensemble: To All A Good Night 3

December 14-16, 2017

Art of Time is gathering the best holiday songs, wintery tunes, readings and more to present a broader range of sentiments and styles than you’ll find at any other holiday concert.

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Art of Time Ensemble: A Singer Must Die

February 22-24, 2018

Art of Time has assembled a group of artists with profound love and respect for Leonard Cohen’s work, to pay tribute to his literary and musical legacy.

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Massey Hall presents Rose Cousins

March 10, 2018

Driven by a voice that evokes raw emotion, Rose Cousins’ music bravely explores the shadowy corners of the heart.

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Art of Time Ensemble: Sound and Colour

March 22-24, 2018

Alexander Scriabin’s 24 Preludes, Op. 11 for piano are presented in a special solo performance by Andrew Burashko. Each of the preludes is bathed in an immersive colour field experience corresponding to Scriabin’s synesthetic correlation of colour to music

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Nagata Shachu in collaboration with Ken Yoshioka and Julian Fauth

March 24, 2018

While taiko and the blues could not seem more different on the surface, both are musical genres strongly associated with rhythm. Nagata Shachu explores this commonality with renowned Toronto blues musician Ken Yoshioka.

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Art of Time Ensemble: All We Are Saying

May 10-12, 2018

The power of music to galvanize a movement and inspire resistance is highlighted in an Art of Time program that reaches across genre, historical context, and message.

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Nagata Shachu with Masahiro Nitta

June 2, 2018

Immerse yourself in Japanese music at its highest calibre, as Nagata Shachu performs with one of the world’s most respected players of the shamisen, Masahiro Nitta.

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