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By Comments Off on Axis Music Performs at the Academy Concert Series

Thank you Kerri McGonigle for inviting Axis Music participants to perform at the Academy Concert Series! Participants performed Handel’s Ombra mai fù (from Serse) on May 10th at Eastminster United Church in...

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By Comments Off on Guest Artist Workshop with Matt Haimovitz

Thank you Matt Haimovitz for your exciting and inspiring workshop on November 4, 2013! During the workshop Matt introduced Schelomo: Rhapsodie Hébraïque for Violoncello and Orchestra composed by Ernest Bloch. The...

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By Comments Off on Guest Artist Workshop with Hilario Duran

JUNO award-winning Cuban pianist and composer Hilario Duran facilitated three workshops with participants in October 2013. Participants learned about Cuban music history, rhythm, dance, and composition. During the third...

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14March . 2013
By Comments Off on Axis Dreams

In November 2012, TSO Affiliate Composer Kevin Lau came to Axis Music and collaboratively composed ‘Axis Dreams’ with participants. It is a work for solo violin and narration. Each participant composed a...

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By Comments Off on Guest Artist Workshops with Kevin Lau and Jonathan Crow

Last month, Axis Music was honoured to have Toronto Symphony Orchestra Affiliate Composer Kevin Lau facilitate several composition workshops with participants. Inspired by photography and artwork, the final work was a...

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