Sweet Harmony: Harnessing the Power of Music and MindfulnessBy Madison ArsenaultOur audiences know first-hand the uplifting power of live performance. But anyone with a radio, a playlist, or a record player can also vouch for the incredible ability for a simple song to change your mood and promote a healthier sense of well-being. Inspired by this physical connection, the COC created the Music and Wellness series. Throughout the year, we’ll explore how the body and mind interact with music through lectures and recitals, as well as hands-on activities, like yoga and sing-alongs, that put musical theory into practice.Posted in Music and Wellness
Video Roundup: TurandotBy COC StaffPosted in 19/20[READ MORE]
Explore the music and visual design of our "totally thrilling" (Globe and Mail) and "powerfully imaginative" (Opera Canada) new production of Puccini's Turandot.
Circle of Artists: Ian CussonBy COC StaffPosted in Circle of Artists
Over the next several months, the Canadian Opera Company will be highlighting members from our Circle of Artists initiative — an advisory body that is sparking conversation around institutional change at the COC and speaking directly to decision-makers to shape commitments that will support Indigenous communities with relationships based on reciprocity, caring, and mutual respect.
Circle of Artists: Spotlight on Composer Ian Cusson[READ MORE]