Classical music performances in Toronto

Opening Concert

2016 10 06 SavageIssachah Savage, tenor
Walter Hall, Oct. 6, 1:30

 

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“The moment Savage started to sing, our collective jaw dropped. It was clear that this was a major voice.”
Read Joseph So’s interview in Musical Toronto 

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Welcome to the 119th season of Music in the Afternoon, a five-concert series of classical chamber music featuring a dynamic combination of Canadian musicians and international artists, established performers and soon-to-be greats. Renowned for presenting music of the highest quality, WMCT concerts encompass a wide of range of voices and instruments, in repertoire from the Baroque and Classical periods to the 21st century.

The 2016-2017 season!

  • October 6, 2016 — Issachah Savage, tenor* — A big new voice, in the WMCT’s long-established tradition of significant discoveries
  • November 24, 2016 — James Sommerville, French horn, with Scott St. John, violin, Peter Longworth, piano — Canadian performing artists, with a new work by Vivian Fung commissioned by the WMCT
  • March 9, 2017 — Trio Shaham Erez Wallfisch* — A mini-history of the piano trio from a distinguished international ensemble
  • April 6, 2017 — Aizuri Quartet* —  An exciting young ensemble performs youthful works by composers of the 19th, 20th and 21st centuries
  • May 4, 2017 — Charles Richard-Hamelin, piano — Our 2015 Career Development Award Winner returns

*Toronto Recital Debut

Concerts take place Thursday afternoons at 1.30 pm in Walter Hall, 80 Queen’s Park.

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