Toronto Mendelssohn Choir
2016/17 Season

Celebrating Noel Edison’s 20th year as Artistic Director TMC2016-17SeasonBrochureCover

 

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Next concert: Sing Joyfully on March 4

TMC presents the Elora Festival Singers

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Elora Festival Singers. Photo by Sophie Hogan.

TMC is proud to present the Grammy-nominated Elora Festival Singers in an intimate concert of music by the Italian Renaissance master Palestrina and acclaimed contemporary composer Jocelyn Morlock.

Sunday, October 16, 2016 at 3:00 pm
Noel Edison, conductor
Church of the Holy Trinity, 10 Trinity Square

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Mendelssohn Elijah

Bass-baritone Daniel Lichti

Experience the vivid story of the prophet Elijah told through Felix Mendelssohn’s stirring choruses, colourful orchestration and dramatic recitatives. A blockbuster work to celebrate Noel Edison’s 20th anniversary as artistic director of the TMC.

Lesley Bouza, soprano
Christina Stelmacovich, mezzo-soprano
Michael Schade, tenor
Daniel Lichti, bass-baritone
Festival Orchestra

Saturday, November 5, 2016 at 7:30 pm
Noel Edison, conductor
Koerner Hall, Telus Centre for Performance and Learning, 273 Bloor St. West

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Festival of Carols with the Canadian Staff Band

A festive celebration. Photo by Frank Nagy.

TMC’s annual joyous celebration of music for the season with the splendid brass of the Canadian Staff Band, and organist David Briggs.

Wednesday, December 7, 2016 at 7:30 pm
Noel Edison, conductor
Jennifer Min-Young Lee, associate conductor
Yorkminster Park Baptist Church, 1585 Yonge St.

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Messiah with the TSO

Toronto Symphony Orchestra and TMC with conductor Sir Andrew Davis. Photo by Malcolm Cook

Toronto Symphony Orchestra and TMC with conductor Sir Andrew Davis. Photo by Malcolm Cook

A TMC guest appearance with the Toronto Symphony Orchestra performing Handel’s magnificent oratorio.

Wednesday, December 21, 2016 – TMC subscriber night
December 18-21 & 23, 2016
Nicholas McGegan, conductor
Roy Thomson Hall

The December 21 performance is sponsored in support of the TMC by
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TMC Choral Conductors’ Symposium FREE Concert

TMC's annual free concert draws a crowd.

Ready to enjoy the free concert.

Enjoy a lively concert of classical and contemporary choral msuic performed by the TMC and the Elora Festival Singers under the direction of the five conductors from the TMC’s Choral Conductors’ Symposium.

Michael Bloss, organist

Saturday, January 28, 2017 at 3:00 pm
With the conductors from the Symposium
Yorkminster Park Baptist Church, 1585 Yonge St.

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Sing Joyfully!

Performing in the grand space at Yorkminster Park. Photo by Alan Ward.

Performing in the grand space at Yorkminster Park. Photo by Alan Ward.

Join the TMC and the Yorkminster Park Baptist Church Minster Singers for a great hymn sing with audience members invited to sing along. And experience stirring anthems performed by the two choirs.

Saturday, March 4, 2017 at 4:00 pm
Noel Edison, conductor
Jennifer Min-Young Lee, associate conductor
Yorkminster Park Baptist Church, 1585 Yonge St.

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Sacred Music for a Sacred Space

The beauty of St. Paul's Basilica. Photo by Brian Summers

The beauty of St. Paul’s Choir Loft. Photo by Brian Summers

Experience a concert of contemplative music in the beautiful setting of St. Paul’s Basilica. This has become a cherished moment of calm and reflection for many. Now you can choose from two performances.

Wednesday, April 12, 2017 at 7:30 pm AND
Good Friday, April 14, 2017 at 7:30 pm
Noel Edison, conductor
Jennifer Min-Young Lee, associate conductor
St. Paul’s Basilica, 83 Power St.

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Choral Splendour

Huddersfield Choral Society

The UK’s Huddersfield Choral Society (founded 1836) joins the TMC for a concert of choral classics through the ages. Two world-class choirs, two venerable institutions, one grand symphonic sound!

Sunday, June 4, 2017 at 4:00 pm 
Noel Edison, conductor
Huddersfield Choral Society, Greg Batsleer, choral director
Michael Bloss, organ
Yorkminster Park Baptist Church, 1585 Yonge St.

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Guest Appearances with the Toronto Symphony and others

The TMC performs regularly wth the Toronto Symphony Orchestra and others throughout the season.  Check out our 2016/17 guest performances, including grand symphonic works and movie soundtracks.