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The Folks Behind it All – Musical Toronto profile, November 2014

Published on MusicalToronto.com, November 11, 2014, Michael Vincent, editor View the Profile on MusicalToronto.com Ann Summers Dossena | Founder/Director Eleanor Friedland | President Clarice Carson | Vice-President John Lopes | Treasurer Sheila Rose | Secretary Linda Litwack | Communications Steven J. Gray | Legal Counsel Charles Osborne | Member at Large About For the jazz…

2019 – June Newsletter

The International Resource Centre for Performing Artists (IRCPA) Appoints Four New Volunteer Members to the Board of Directors. The Board of Directors of the IRCPA is pleased to welcome four new members who have wide-ranging experience in non-profit, charitable arts service organizations and professional performance careers. Jane Needles’ wide experience in the arts covers all disciplines…

Newsletter June 2019

The International Resource Centre for Performing Artists (IRCPA) Appoints Four New Volunteer Members to the Board of Directors. The Board of Directors of the IRCPA is pleased to welcome four new members who have wide-ranging experience in non-profit, charitable arts service organizations and professional performance careers. Jane Needles’ wide experience in the arts covers all disciplines…

Celebrating Michael Pepa’s Birthday

Lynn Kuo, along with the Canadian Sinfonietta, conductor Tak Ng Lak, and fellow soloists pianist Erika Crinó, violinist Joyce Lai, and cellist Rachel Mercer, will be performing a special concert featuring Michael’s music. Saturday, January 12, 2019, 8:00 pm Markham Free Methodist Church 22 Esna Park Drive, Markham, Ontario Sunday, January 13, 2019, 3:00pm The…

Encounter Signup Forms Now Available for Singers and Instrumentalists

Full-Day Encounter with Adrianne Pieczonka for Young Professional Singers in preparation for Ten Singing Stars: The New Generation Concert. Deadline to Apply: October 10, 2018 Encounter: Friday, October 26, 2018, 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM Concert: Monday, November 5, 2018, 7:30 PM at Zoomer Hall, Toronto Internationally celebrated for her interpretations of Wagner, Strauss, Verdi and Puccini,…

Ten Singing Stars: The New Generation

IRCPA NAMES 10 SINGING STARS TO PERFORM NOVEMBER 5AT ZOOMER HALL   ONE TO BE NAMED RECIPIENT OF VALUABLE CAREER BLUEPRINT The International Resource Centre for Performing Artists, a service organization for Canada’s musicians, has selected the lineup of young professional singers to perform in Ten Singing Stars: The New Generation. The performance will take…

Postponed until the Fall

Representation: Managers and Agents, early May 2018 (date tbd) This workshop consists of a morning panel discussion and Q&A led by five Canadian managers/agents from diverse sectors of the music industry; and an afternoon session in which these professionals meet one-on-one with workshop participants. The managers/agents include Toronto-based Kathy Domoney (opera singers/directors/conductors), Robert Missen (music theatre/touring); Richard Flohil (Jazz/Public Relations); Ottawa-based Judith Humenick (jazz), and Laurelle Favreau (classical…

Around the Corner!

Toronto based entertainment and business lawyer, Andreas Kalogiannides, is hosting a fantastic event on Tuesday, June 12, covering the topic co-ownership of residential properties as one solution, against the Toronto affordability crisis, for artists and creative professionals.

120 DINER

Round-Table discussions result in collaborations such as:  Faith Amour performs at the 120 Diner, programmed by Ori Dagan, on Sunday, April 22nd, 6pm to 7:30pm. The Diner is at 120 Church Street, south of Richmond street.  

TWO SINGERS RECEIVE “CAREER BLUEPRINTS”

Soprano Natalya Gennadi and mezzo-soprano Marjorie Maltais have been named recipients of a “Career Blueprint”, valuable and essential materials for opera singers offered by the National Opera America Center. The Center, in New York, is a colleague of the Toronto-based International Resource Centre for Performing Artists (IRCPA), a service organization for Canada’s musicians. Gennadi and…

Great Memories Listen the live streamed Canada Day concert in Rome July 2013

from the Accademia Filarmonica Romana with soprano Jana Miller, pianist Jordan de Souza, clarinetist Kornel Wolak, violinist Guillaume Tardif and the Borealis String Quartet. 8 Canadians made Roman debuts, several Canadian composers had European and Roman premieres. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a2eWmNE1as4