Category: IRCPA Past Events

Six Hot Topic Workshops April 10, 11 & 12, 2015

SIX HOT TOPIC WORKSHOPS over three days APRIL 10 - 11 - 12, 2015 These workshops are designed to help emerging Canadian artists gain knowledge and expertise to succeed in the Canadian and international music marketplace. Curators at the IRCPA, JAZZ.FM 91 AND CANADIAN MUSIC CENTRE have assembled leading experts and musicians who will share…

Encounter with a New York opera specialist – Article in Toronto Star, Feb 27, 2015

Published in TORONTO STAR on Fri Feb 27 2015 By: William Littler, Music Columnist Joan Dornemann, the Metropolitan Opera's assistant conductor, heads to Toronto in March to guide Canadian singers. Strictly speaking, a career need be no more than a course through life. Where performing artists are concerned it can get more complicated. That is…

Who’s Who in the Industry – Panel Discussion March 29, 2015

Click to download PDF Flyer PANEL OF PRESENTERS, MANAGERS, JOURNALISTS and PUBLICISTS FIELDS QUESTIONS Moderator: Alexa Petrenko Location: CSI Annex, 720 BATHURST STREET Date: MARCH 29, 2015 Time: 2:00PM – 5:00PM THE IRCPA OFFERS THIS FORUM FOR ARTISTS TO SPEAK DIRECTLY WITH EXECUTIVES WHOSE DECISIONS SHAPE TORONTO’S MUSICAL SEASONS. FIND OUT HOW AND WHY THOSE…

Encounter with Joan Dornemann March 27 & 28, 2015

Click to download PDF Flyer IRCPA Hosts an Encounter with Joan Dornemann, Metropolitan Opera Assistant Conductor, Coach and Prompter Location: McLaughlin Studio, Canadian Opera Company, 227 Front Street East, Toronto. Dates/Times: Friday, March 27 10am - 1pm and 2pm - 5pm Saturday, March 28 10am - 1pm and 2pm - 5pm SINGERS DOWNLOAD SIGN-UP FORM…

Toronto Star: Canada’s music sounding sweet in Italy these days

By: William Littler Music Columnist, Published on Fri Nov 29 2013 (Excerpted below) Canadian orchestras and musicians are becoming more recognized in Italy, despite the federal government cutting back support for Canadian artists touring abroad. Together with New York, Toronto has been called one of the largest Italian cities outside Italy. Walk along stretches of…

Canadian Day Revisited Tuesday December 3 at Lula Lounge

How often do you get to hear three fabulous classical instrumentalists, a singer, world music and jazz all on one concert? You’ll get your chance at a sensational “Welcome Home” concert featuring musicians who performed at the Canadian Day concert, July 5 in Rome… Guilliaume Tardif in performance - Canadian Day in Rome July 2013…

Canadian opera diva Clarice Carson honoured in New York

New York City, August 9, 2013 – Friends, fans, colleagues and family of Canadian soprano Clarice Carson gathered in midtown Manhattan today at the National Opera America Opera Center to recognize Ms. Carson’s career as a major international opera singer. A tablet now hangs in the company of many other operatic legends, among them Eleanor…

Canadian Day Revisited Concert – Tuesday, December 3 at Lula Lounge

How often do you get to hear three fabulous classical instrumentalists, a singer, world music and jazz all on one concert? You’ll get your chance at a sensational “Canadian Day Revisited” concert featuring musicians who performed at the Canadian Day concert, July 5 in Rome. Thursday, August 1 @ 8 p.m. CHANGED TO: Tuesday December…

Photos of Canadian Day in Rome, July 5, 2013

Click thumbnail photos to enlarge and view slideshow with captions. Photos by Anna T. Ambrosini.  

Toronto Star: “When in Rome, Canadian artists have a day”

Friday, July 5, 2013, Toronto Star Trish Crawford, Entertainment Reporter (Excerpts from Article) Singer and guitarist Dominic Mancuso is eager to show off his Toronto jazz band’s music skills in Rome on Friday, July 5. That’s the day devoted to Canadian artists in the five-day celebration Le Nazioni, the Festival of Nations, hosted by the…