Soundstreams showcases the work of Canadian and international composers through innovative musical experiences.

Performances Main Stage - 2017 / 2018

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A ritual journey through life, through death, and beyond
“The Music of the End is where all is forever erased, where all becomes infinite silence.” —Claude Vivier
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Single tickets are now available for purchase. Call 416-504-1282 or click the button to purchase online.

Musik für das Ende is also available as part of a Soundstreams full or Pick 3 subscription! Call 416-504-1282 or visit our Subscriptions page for more info.

Musik für das Ende invites audiences into a mesmerizing and utterly immersive experience featuring an intercultural vocal ensemble and actor. We proudly present the world premiere of the first staged production of this work by legendary Quebecois composer Claude Vivier. Choir 21, award-winning director Chris Abraham, and music director John Hess collaborate to create an intimate and unforgettable ritual.


Leah Alfred, soprano Owen McCausland, tenor
Vania Chan, soprano Bud Roach, tenor
Adanya Dunn, soprano Keith Lam, baritone
Margaret Bárdos, mezzo-soprano Justin Welsh, baritone
Aviva Chernick, mezzo-soprano Alex Ivanovici, actor
Robin Dann, mezzo-soprano


This is one of the 200 exceptional projects funded through the Canada Council for the Arts’ New Chapter initiative. With this $35M initiative, the Council supports the creation and sharing of the arts in communities across Canada.