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Jun
29
7:00 PM19:00

The Tadioli Duo

Join cellist Sybil Shanahan and violinist Suhashini Arulanandam for the debut concert of the Tadioli Duo.  Performing works by John Burge, Giovanni Platti and Dominik Giesriegl, the duo performs on brother instruments made in the workshop of Cremonese luthier Maurizio Tadioli.  Tickets available at www.artery.is for $35.  This concert is taking place on a unique venue, a pirate ship sailing from 333 Lakeshore Blvd. E. 

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Feb
13
12:00 PM12:00

Atrium Concert

Join Sybil and longtime friends and musical colleagues Sharon Lee & Michelle Zapf-Belanger, violin/viola and Caitlin Broms-Jacobs, oboe.  The group will be presenting Mozart's Oboe Quartet, Two Sketches on French Canadian Airs by Canadian Ernest MacMillan, Piazzolla, Ennio Morricone and more.  Admission by donation. 

Lunchtime concert in the stunning Atrium of Timothy Eaton Memorial Church, 230 St. Clair Ave. W., Toronto

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Oct
25
7:30 PM19:30

Opera for Disaster Relief

Sybil will be volunteering her performance with soprano Zorana Sadiq at the Ernest Baumer Theatre in the Distillery District in support of disaster relief around the world.  Proceeds to benefit Medecins Sans Frontiers and GlobalMedic. https://tapestryopera.yapsody.com/event/index/162726/opera-for-disaster-relief

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Aug
13
2:00 PM14:00

Beaux In The Barn

Come and join Beaux Strings for the 3rd annual Beaux in the Barn concert at the stunning century barn in the rolling hills of Cavan.  Wear your red and whites and show your national pride for a celebration of Canadian hits from the classical to pop genre.  Featuring special guests Laura Chambers, flute and Saskia Tomkins, viola/fiddle as well as Brooke Stewart, violin and Sybil Shanahan, artistic director and cellist. For more info, please visit www.beauxstrings.com

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Jul
14
6:30 PM18:30

Toronto Chamber Players

Chamber music played on a pirate ship cruising the Toronto Harbour at sunset, what could be better!? Tickets $20/general admission or $50 for a season's pass.  Check out www.facebook.com/torontochamberplayers or email torontochamberplayers@gmail.com to reserve your ticket.  The ship leaves from 333 Lakeshore Blvd. E, don't be late or you'll have to swim to catch us.

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May
11
7:30 PM19:30

Tribute to Rick Wilkins Concert

Ensemble Vivant performs an 80th birthday tribute concert to Canadian jazz legend Rick Wilkins.  Featuring guest artists Guido Basso, flugelhorn, Mike Murley, tenor sax and Brian Barlow, percussion.  This concert will be live recorded for release.  Grace Church-On-The-Hill, 300 Lonsdale Rd, Toronto.  Tickets $45 at www.ensemblevivant.com

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Apr
21
to Apr 22

Bobcaygeon Music Council Concert Series

Ensemble Vivant will be performing a concert in Bobcaygeon, On on April 21, 2017 @ 7:30pm.  Details can be found at:  www.bobcaygeonmusic.com/concerts-in-the-park

The group will also be doing an educational component for children, and a performance for residents of a local retirement community on April 22.  For more info on performances such as these, please visit www.euterpemusicarts.com.

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Mar
26
3:00 PM15:00

Cello Ensemble

Enjoy an ensemble of six of Toronto's finest young cellists performing works spanning from Bach and Handel forward to Gershwin, The Sound of Music and beyond.  Featuring Dobrochna Zubek, Carina Reeves, Sybil Shanahan, Beth Silver, Alice Kim, and Sam Bisson. 3pm @ Dancemakers Theatre, 9 Trinity Street, #313.  Distillery District, Toronto. Tickets online at www.torontoconcertorchestra.com or at the door.

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Dec
1
to Dec 23

Ensemble Vivant Christmas Tidings Ontario Tour

Ensemble Vivant will be bringing its festive cheer to towns across Ontario between Dec. 1-23rd.  Featuring local children's choirs in each locale plus our fantastic arrangements by Canadian jazz great, Rick Wilkins. Dates: 

Dec. 1, RiverRun Centre & Market Square, Guelph - 7:30pm 

Dec. 3, Sanderson Centre for the Performing Arts, Brantford - 7:30pm

Dec. 9, Toronto Centre for the Arts, North York - 7:30pm

Dec. 11, FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre, St. Catharine's - 7:30pm

Dec. 16, The Living Arts Centre, Mississauga, 7:30pm

Dec. 18, Dundas Street Centre United Church, London, 2pm

Dec. 21, Richmond Hill Centre for the Performing Arts, Richmond Hill, 7:30pm

Dec. 22, The Isabel Bader Theatre, Kingston, 7:30pm

Dec. 23, Centrepointe Theatres, Ottawa, 7:30pm

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Nov
29
7:30 PM19:30

CHAMP Concert

Concert for the Canadian Hungarian Association for Music Performance celebrating the 60th anniversary of the Hungarian Revolution.  Featuring chamber music by Kodaly, Liszt, Dohnanyi and Bartok. Canadian Museum of History, Gatineau.  Featuring Mary Kenedi, piano, Kristina Szabo, mezzo soprano, Sybil Shanahan, cello, Sharon Lee, violin, Laurence Schaufele, viola, William Shookhoff, conductor/piano.  

More info at www.champ1956.com

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Nov
17
7:30 PM19:30

CHAMP Concert

Concert for the Canadian Hungarian Association for Music Performance celebrating the 60th anniversary of the Hungarian Revolution.  Featuring chamber music by Kodaly, Liszt, Dohnanyi and Bartok. Trinity St. Paul's United Church, Toronto.  Featuring Mary Kenedi, piano, Kristina Szabo, mezzo soprano, Sybil Shanahan, cello, Sharon Lee, violin, Laurence Schaufele, viola, William Shookhoff, conductor. and Dan Warren, Trumpet.  

More info at www.champ1956.com

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Aug
7
to Aug 14

Lake Field Music Camp

Sybil will be cello faculty for the 5th year running at Lake Field Music Camp teaching Cello Technique, Cello Choir, Jamming on An Orchestral Instrument and Instrumental Pop.  

Public faculty concert will happen on Thursday, Aug. 11, 2016 at 8pm in the Bryan Jones Theatre in Lakefield College. Student performances occur Aug. 12 and 13th at various times.

For more info please visit: www.lakefieldmusic.ca

 

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Mar
30
to Apr 9

Ensemble Vivant on Tour in BC 2016

Ensemble Vivant will be performing at the following venues:

University of British Columbia, noon hour concert. March 30

Valley Concert Series in Abbotsford, BC.  April 1 at 7:30pm.  http://www.valleyconcertsociety.com/2015-2016-seaons/

Arrow Lakes District Arts Council Concert Series, April 3,  7:30pm.

Capilano University concert and workshop, April 6, 11:30am.

Langley Community Music School, April 9, 7:30pm.

 

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Nov
28
7:30 PM19:30

Pop Rock Strings!

Beaux Strings (Sybil Shanahan & violinist Brooke Stewart) and violinist Dave Shewchuk collaborate on this eclectic program featuring pop and rock music from the 60's forward - The Beatles, Elvis, Led Zeppelin, and Annie Lennox just to name a few!  

Rehoboth Church, 130 Scugog St., Bowmanville, Tickets $15, Kids under 12 free.

Online tickets available from: www.beauxstrings.com/concerts

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