1,000 Concerts, Countless MemoriesBy COC StaffPosted in Free Concert Series
Since the first concert in 2006, the Free Concert Series in the Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre Presented by TD Bank Group, has welcomed more than 175,000 audience members to experience the power of live performance. So in the lead-up to our 1,000th concert on February 19, we asked you to share your favourite memories or stories about the series. Here’s a sampling of the moments that impacted our audience members most.[READ MORE]
Strength and Song: Soprano Erin Wall's Cancer JourneyBy Erin WallPosted in NOTES
In truth, nothing could prepare me for the life-altering experience of being diagnosed and treated for breast cancer. From the moment I asked my family doctor to examine me because something “seemed off,” I knew the news was bad.
Opera in 10 Podcast: Così fan tutteBy Stéphane MayerPosted in Opera in 10
Ensemble Studio pianist and coach Stéphane Mayer gives you the rundown on what to listen for in Mozart's Così fan tutte, including character transformations, deceptive cadences, and a passage that proved too difficult for the opera's original cast to sing!