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FRENCH SALON: a midday in Paris

FRENCH SALON: A MIDDAY IN PARIS Sunday, April 15 at 3pm Join us on a tour-de-Paris as we traipse on and off-the-beaten path of the Great Parisian Salons! From the salon of George Sand hosting her tempestuous lover Chopin, to the salon of Princesse Winnaretta Singer de Polignac – whose...

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MEDICINE + MUSIC: a cardiac affair

MEDICINE + MUSIC: A CARDIAC AFFAIR There is an almost uncontested romantic notion that mental illness and creativity are somehow linked. While researchers have endlessly debated the finer points of this argument, we can all agree that eminent creators have often triumphed over their suffering – both physical and mental...

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23rd ANNUAL SCHUBERTIAD

23rd ANNUAL SCHUBERTIAD: SCHUBERT MANIFOLD In his journal of music Neue Zeitschrift für Musik, Robert Schumann once described the “heavenly lengths” of Schubert’s 9th Symphony. Indeed, Schubert’s mastery transcended all genre: he was equally at home composing one-page-wonder Lieder and sweeping Symphonic works. This year, we would like to dedicate...

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#I’MWITHHER

Co-presented by The Music Gallery & Off Centre Music Salon dérangé   #I’MWITHHER June 8, 2017 at The Heliconian Club 35 Hazelton Avenue, Yorkville, Toronto   In Partnership with: Door Time: 7 PM Event Time: 8 PM Ticket Prices: Regular – $20 Student/Senior/Arts Worker – $15 Music Gallery Member – $12 Advance Ticketing...

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Dérangé – IN THREES

Co-presented by The Music Gallery & Off Centre Music Salon dérangé IN THREES February 23, 2017 at The Music Gallery 197 John Street, Toronto Door Time: 7 PM Event Time: 8 PM Ticket Prices: Regular – $25 (includes one pre-concert refreshment) Students/Arts Worker – $15 Music Gallery Members – $15 Advance Ticketing Location...

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IN HARMONY

ocmsDÉRANGÉ & THE MUSIC GALLERY present featuring: ROBIN DANN, ALEX SAMARAS, FELICITY WILLIAMS, ILANA ZARANKIN & THE ZARI TRIO

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A MUSICAL INVASION OF PARIS: THE MIGHTY 4

In the words of Audrey Hepburn: “Paris is always a good idea.” Our unlikely, but “mighty” four – Chopin, Wagner, Rossini and Meyerbeer – certainly thought so. Our programme will include Chopin’s twelve op. 28 Preludes, a piano four-hand arrangement of Wagner’s Tannhäuser Ouverture as well as beloved scenes from Rossini and Meyerbeer operas....

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RUSSIAN SALON: 4 SEASONS OF MOTHER RUSSIA

“And the town is frozen solid in a vice, Trees, walls, snow, beneath a glass.” – Anna Akhmatova         Featuring songs by Tchaikovsky, Rachmaninoff, Prokofiev and the Toronto premiere of Valery Gavrilin’s extraordinary song cycle “Seasons”, as well as Arensky’s Piano Trio in D minor (op. 32)....

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SCHUBERTIAD: 4 MEMORIES

We remember our beloved Franz Schubert through the eyes of his friends and contemporaries Franz von Schober, Leopold Kupelwieser and Josef von Spaun. The concert’s fourth memory is Schubert’s own – a musical one – in the form of his Fantasia for four hands in F minor. “Oh hallowed Art,...

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