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Vocal Competition: Deadline October 31, 2019

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The Cathedral Bluffs Symphony Orchestra Clifford Poole Vocal Competition 2019 is being held this year with a submission deadline of October 31, 2019.  Open to competitors between the ages of 18 and 35 years old, finalists will be selected based upon the submission of a CD recording or high quality electronic version, along with the application and entry fee.  Finalists will then compete before a panel of judges in concert… Read More »Vocal Competition: Deadline October 31, 2019

2019-20 Concert Season – Subscribe Today!

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Cathedral Bluffs Symphony Orchestra is passionate about the power of orchestral music and the impact it has in live performance. Led by Artistic Director Norman Reintamm in his final season with Cathedral Bluffs Symphony Orchestra, we will bring to life some of thegreatest musical masterpieces, including favourite works by Beethoven, Brahms, Gershwin, and Mahler, and we will introduce you to some ofCanada’s rising stars including pianist Lauren Esch and violinist… Read More »2019-20 Concert Season – Subscribe Today!

A Night at the Ballet

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The Cathedral Bluffs Symphony Orchestra, under the direction of Norman Reintamm, concludes its’ 2018-19 season on Saturday, May 25, 2019 at 8:00 p.m. with a grand finale.   Featuring members of the YOU dance Apprentices of the National Ballet of Canada and presenting ballet favourites from Swan Lake, Romeo and Juliet, and other well-known masterpieces. The concert will be held at P.C. Ho Theatre in the Chinese Cultural Centre of Greater… Read More »A Night at the Ballet

Annual Fundraising Concert & Silent Auction

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The Cathedral Bluffs Symphony Orchestra, under the direction of Norman Reintamm, continues its 2018-19 season with the Annual Fundraising Concert and Silent Auction on Saturday, April 13, 2019 at 8:00 p.m.  Silent Auction opens at 7:00pm. Guest artists include 14-year-old pianist, ARTEM KOPYLOV, and Korean-Canadian violinist, DA HYEON (DIANE) KIM.  The program includes Tchaikovsky‘s Violin Concerto in D Major, 1st movement, with violinist Diane Kim; Saint-Saëns’ Piano Concerto No. 2,… Read More »Annual Fundraising Concert & Silent Auction

Spring is in the Air!

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The Cathedral Bluffs Symphony Orchestra, under the direction of Norman Reintamm, continues its’ 2018-19 season on Saturday, March 9, 2019 at 8:00 p.m.  Featuring Stravinsky‘s The Rite of Spring, a magnificent musical masterpiece of the twentieth century, and Debussy‘s Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun.  Additionally, CBSO is pleased to present the world premiere of Waltz, by Estonian-Canadian composer, Erik Kreem (commissioned by Cathedral Bluffs Symphony Orchestra), who will… Read More »Spring is in the Air!

Tango! with Payadora Tango Ensemble

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The Cathedral Bluffs Symphony Orchestra continues its’ 2018-19 season with Tango! on Saturday, February 2, 2019 at 8:00 p.m.  Featuring a collaboration with guest artists PAYADORA TANGO ENSEMBLE, one of Toronto’s most vibrant and sought-after acts, Payadora per­forms an expansive repertoire that draws from the height of Buenos Aires’ Tango tradition, as well as eclectic backgrounds in Classical, Jazz, Latin, Eastern European folk music, and improvisation. The program includes Piazzolla’s… Read More »Tango! with Payadora Tango Ensemble

A Night at the Opera: December 15

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The Cathedral Bluffs Symphony Orchestra continues its’ 2018-19 season with a Night at the Opera on Saturday, December 15, 2018 at 8:00 p.m.  Featuring the Toronto Beaches Children’s Chorus, and Cristina Pisani and David Diston, winners of the 2018 Cathedral Bluffs Symphony Orchestra Clifford Poole Vocal Competition.  The program includes favourites from Johann Strauss, Jr., selections from Die Fledermaus, The Merry Widow, La Bohème, and other operatic and seasonal favourites.… Read More »A Night at the Opera: December 15

Season Opener: Musical Memories

The Cathedral Bluffs Symphony Orchestra, under the direction of Norman Reintamm, opens its’ 2018-19 season with a concert on Saturday, November 10, 2018 at 8:00 p.m.  The program includes Schumann’s Symphony No. 3 in E-flat major, Op. 97 (Rhenish), Dvořák’s Slavonic Dances, Op. 46, Arvo Pärt’s Cantus in Memoriam Benjamin Britten, and Verdi’s Overture to Luisa Miller. In Symphony No. 3, the last symphony he composed, Schumann created one of… Read More »Season Opener: Musical Memories

Musical Petting Zoo and Conduct Us! – Free Admission

Join us for an afternoon of fun and music! Cathedral Bluffs Symphony Orchestra Presents Young Artists Concert Saturday, September 29 FREE ADMISSION Musical Petting Zoo 12:45pm – 1:15pm Concert and Conduct Us! 1:30pm – 3:00pm Program includes: Horwood – The Amusement Park Suite Tchaikovsky – Meditation Mendelssohn – Violin Concerto Multi-Purpose Hall, Chinese Cultural Centre of Greater Toronto, 5183 Sheppard Ave. East, Scarborough Click for more info