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SOUNDSTREAMS APPOINTS BEN DIETSCHI EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Thursday, June 16, 2016 // Toronto – Soundstreams is pleased to announce the appointment of Ben Dietschi as Executive Director effective immediately. After diligently serving as Interim General Manager of the leading contemporary music company for the past six months, and following a rigorous recruitment process led by cultural executive search firm Searchlight Recruitment, Soundstreams…  Read More

PRESS RELEASE: Soundstreams announces 2016/17 season

Sensory surprises abound in Soundstreams’ 2016/17 season, announced today by Artistic Director Lawrence Cherney. The company’s 34th season reaffirms Soundstreams’ position as one of Canada and the world’s leading contemporary music companies, featuring bold thematic programs as part of two Toronto series as well as extensive artist development and outreach activities. Cherney also announced the…  Read More

PRESS RELEASE: The Music of James MacMillan on March 8, 2016

Thursday, February 4 // Toronto – Soundstreams continues its 2015/16 season this March with a visit from Scotland’s most celebrated composer and conductor, Sir James MacMillan. The Music of James MacMillan on March 8 at Trinity-St. Paul’s Centre features MacMillan conducting Choir 21 and the Virtuoso String Orchestra, and will include choral works by MacMillan,…  Read More

PRESS RELEASE: Squeezebox on February 10, 2016

Thursday, January 7 // Toronto – Soundstreams kicks off the new year with a cross-cultural concert celebrating all things accordion on February 10 at Trinity-St. Paul’s Centre. Featuring pioneering Canadian accordionist Joseph Macerollo alongside one of his current protégés, Michael Bridge, the concert features various members of the accordion instrument family for a playful evening…  Read More

Soundstreams presents Electric Messiah: Part of the Ear Candy series

Tuesday, November 3 // Toronto – Soundstreams presents the first concert from our newest series dedicated to musical exploration, Ear Candy. Electric Messiah, running December 7 and 8 at the Drake Hotel Underground, is a new holiday tradition that takes Handel’s masterpiece apart and puts it back together again, reconnecting Toronto audiences to the music…  Read More

Soundstreams announces the launch of Ear Candy

A new series featuring genre-breaking musical artists in the undergrounds of The Drake Hotel and The Theatre Centre. Friday, October 16 // Toronto – Soundstreams is pleased to announce Ear Candy, a new series dedicated to musical exploration and discovery in the undergrounds of Toronto’s hottest venues. Featuring two events this season—Electric Messiah at The…  Read More

Julie

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: October 14, 2015 “If operas were always the quality of this Julie, our musical life would be considerably richer” – LE MONDE (Paris) CANADIAN STAGE AND SOUNDSTREAMS PRESENT THE NORTH AMERICAN PREMIERE OF JULIE BY INTERNATIONALLY ACCLAIMED COMPOSER PHILIPPE BOESMANS On stage November 17–29 at the Bluma Appel Theatre Stunning 21st-century chamber opera…  Read More

Minimalism, Radiohead, and a store full of pianos: Steve Reich’s Six Pianos comes to Toronto

On April 26, an ensemble of six acclaimed Canadian pianists will perform Six Pianos, a composition by revered American composer Steve Reich, as part of Soundstreams’ 30th Anniversary season. The Piano Ecstasy concert, taking place at Toronto’s Koerner Hall, features six grand pianos being played simultaneously. There are few places where such a sight could…  Read More