TORONTO TREASURES – 2 CHOIRS, 1 OPERA COMPANY, 1 BAROQUE ORCHESTRA & A DRUMMING ENSEMBLE

St. Michael’s Choir School, 69 Bond Street, was  founded in 1937.  Among the appearances of the St. Michael’s Boys Choir: Vatican City’s Basilica of Saint Peter, where they sang for the Pope.

The Toronto Mendelssohn Choir has sung great classical masterworks with the Toronto Symphony Orchestra since 1937.  Websites: http://www.tmchoir.org & http://www.tso.ca

Opera Atelier was founded in 1985 by co-artistic director MARSHALL PYNKOSKI and his dancer/choreographer wife, JEANETTE LAJEUNESSE ZINGG.

The Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra was founded in 1979.  Both the Orchestra and Opera Atelier have performed several times over the last few years at the Royal Opera House in Versailles. Their home-base is TORONTO.

Founded in 1998 Nagata Shachu Taiko and Music Group, based in TORONTO, has toured in many parts of Canada, the United States and Italy.  The ensemble has produced three annual concerts focusing on the presentation of new works.

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