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Winnipeg violinist lands on CBC Music’s classical ’30 under 30′ list

By | August 5, 2020

With the COVID-19 pandemic interrupting our lives and raising questions about the future, it’s nice to know that at least one summer tradition continues: CBC Music’s annual classical “30 under 30” list. Every year since 2013, we’ve taken a moment to shine a spotlight on Canada’s emerging classical musicians. They’re winning competitions and awards, graduating from top music schools, making exciting debuts… Read More »

Winnipeg violist lands on CBC Music’s classical ’30 under 30′ list

By | August 5, 2020

With the COVID-19 pandemic interrupting our lives and raising questions about the future, it’s nice to know that at least one summer tradition continues: CBC Music’s annual classical “30 under 30” list. Every year since 2013, we’ve taken a moment to shine a spotlight on Canada’s emerging classical musicians. They’re winning competitions and awards, graduating from top music schools, making exciting debuts… Read More »

Victor Feldbrill, longtime Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra conductor, dead at 96

By | June 18, 2020

Victor Feldbrill, principal conductor of the Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra from 1958-68, founder of the Toronto Symphony Youth Orchestra and tireless champion of music by Canadian composers, died on June 17 at the age of 96. “During his first season as conductor, the WSO more than doubled its annual performances,” reads a statement on the WSO’s Facebook page. “He was… Read More »