Welcome to April! Yes, it is April 1st this Saturday, but I promise you no joking around, no April Fool's pranks, just great music. We will also be remembering an American icon on the 100th Anniversary of his death. Check here for all the details....
April 1st marks the 100th anniversary of the death of the great American composer Scott Joplin. This Saturday, to mark the occasion host Michael Wolch will be playing the first 2 acts of Joplin's celebrated opera Treemonisha (The final act will be played the following weekend). Joplin afficionado Larry Strachan shared his insight into the composer with Michael on Morning Light. Missed it? Watch the video here!
MCO Managing Director Vicki Young was in our studio and she gave us a preview of the recently announced 2017/2018 season for the MCO. Missed the interview and the list of scheduled artists? Check here...
Benjamin is 6-years-old and was nominated by his dad Paulo Borges. He received a $50 gift certificate from Toad Hall Toys! Read the touching entry Paulo wrote about his son here!
The new smartphone and computer app has been launched by Canadian broadcasters.
Tune in every day at 1 PM to hear a different work inspired by Dvořák's time (for better of for worse) in America. From 'The American' to his 'New World Symphony', host Chiris Wolf will feature a complete recording of these incredible works of music.
Wednesday night (Mar 29) Gemma and Sam join the MCO at Westminster United Church as conductor and featured soloist for a concert featuring young prodigies. But first, these two prodigal voices of classical music were Sarah Jo's guests live in the studio! Missed it? Watch the video here!
A composer based out of the University of Manitoba is about to debut his first opera.
Parents who will be home with their kids won't have a shortage of things to do during this spring break. Check out our list of events you can take in this week here and you'll see there's plenty to do for the whole family.