Year: 2016

IRCPA presents: A SPECIAL ENCOUNTER WITH SONDRA RADVANOVSKY FOR SINGERS AND SUBSEQUENT SINGING STARS OF TOMORROW CONCERT OCTOBER 22.

In collaboration with Alliance Française. The IRCPA, announces an Encounter with Sondra Radvanovsky for 10 singers October 12, and, partnered with Alliance Francaise, will present the Singing Stars of Tomorrow concert, October 22 at 7:30, 24 Spadina Rd. Tickets are $25 Sondra Radvanovsky, one of the world’s most sought after sopranos, often considered a successor…

Opera Index Vocal Competition 2016-17

Opera Index Competition, in New York. Deadline for application extended to October 6, 2016. Apply here.

Canadian Music Centre has put out a Call for proposals: November 11 showcase for the IAMA conference.

Reminder: The IRCPA Savvy Musician Workshop is on Sunday, November 13 at Long & McQuade. Members of IAMA and NAPAMA will also be there. Call for Proposals: Chamber Music and Indie OperaInternational Artist Manager’s Association ConferenceToronto, November 10-12, 2016 Opera.ca and the Canadian Music Centre are organizing a special performance as part of the IAMA…

Workshop for Vocal Artists – New York – August 20-31 – scholarships available!

The development of opera singers is a delicate process that requires expert guidance and a comfortable, safe environment; a nurturing space that will allow them to feel relaxed enough in order to be able to make mistakes. Because in the convoluted, trial-and-error path to vocal enlightenment, those mistakes are essential stepping stones towards taking control…

2016 NTD International Piano Competition

NTD stands for New Tang Dynasty Television - it is an independent television station with headquarters in New York - although we have it in Canada as well. It was established as an independent voice free of Chinese state interference to bring truthful coverage of China and the world. Its mission is also to restore…

ChinaSPAF 2016 – Open Call for Pitch Session:

Going to Mainland China! Inspired by the Pitch New Work Now Sessions of ISPA, the Going to Mainland China is offering Pitch Sessions in their meetings in October 2016. Deadline for submissions is August 11! Check out the details and guide lines here.

Reminder! Contact East registration deadline is August 17th!

The Atlantic Presenters Association is very excited for Contact East 2016 as it's approaching quickly. Deadline for Registration Register by August 17 to be included in the conference handbook's Delegate listing. Your name in the delegate listing means increased visibility during and after the conference. This will be the delegate's "go to" resource to connect…

Dilan ensemble and Kamancello

Shahriyar Jamshidi is an Iranian Kurdish musician who plays the 'spiked fiddle'. He now lives and works in Canada and is appearing in two concerts in Toronto, one with the Dilan Trio Ensemble August 27 on the Small World series, and the other with the Duo Kamancello, September 7, at MacKenzie House at 12 noon.…

EDINBURGH FRINGE FESTIVAL

Aug 11, Aug 12, Aug 14, Aug 17, Aug 19, Aug 21 5:00pm – 6:00pm Edinburgh Festival Fringe – Scottish Arts Club Symphronica Plays 6 Shows at the World’s Largest Arts Fest – Edinburgh Festival Fringe!

12 compete tonight in Placido Domingo’s Operalia

The finalists, in Mexico City, are: Sopranos: Marina Costa-Jackson (USA/Italy), Elsa Dreisig (France), Aviva Fortunata (Canada, pictured), Olga Kulchynska (Ukraine) and Elena Stikhina (Russia); Mezzo: J’nai Bridges (USA); Tenors: Keonwoo Kim (South Korea), Rame Lahaj (Kosovo), Sehoon Moon (South Korea), Brenton Ryan (USA) and Volkov Bogdan (Russia); Bass-baritone: Nicholas Brownlee (USA), recent winner of the…