Canadian Classical Music Coalition inaugural meeting

(Rec’d from George Zukerman) The newly formed Canadian Classical Music Coalition [Coalition Canadienne de musique classique] [CCMC] is hosting a round-table discussion on the problems of [...]


Alain Trudel reaches out to young Canadian composers

I have thought for a long time that Alain Trudel is one of Canada’s greatest musical assets. He can conduct, he can sure play trombone, and he has great programming ideas. Isn’t it [...]


The purpose of the Arts

As I conclude my three years with the Toronto Philharmonia, I am led to consider again the purpose of a live performing arts organization in this time of electronic media. Why have a professional [...]


Rally to save the CBC Orchestra

HUGE RALLY TO SAVE CBC RADIO ORCHESTRASUNDAY APRIL 20 AT 2 P.M. AT THE CHAN CENTRE AT UBCWednesday April 16, 2008 … Standing on guard for the CBC Radio Orchestra, April 20 at 2:00 pm CBC Radio [...]