Measha Brueggergosman Talks Songs of Freedom

Measha Brueggergosman Talks Songs of Freedom

Just before Songs of Freedom with Measha Brueggergosman premiered on VisionTV in February 2015, the Canadian singing star sat down with Kerry Stratton to chat about the experience of making the acclaimed music-doc series. In this interview excerpt, Kerry and Measha talk about the universal power of the spirituals she explored, recorded and performed in the series in both Canada and Cameroon. Songs of Freedom encores on VisionTV during Black History Month in 30 minute specials on Fridays, February 5, 12, 19 and 26 at 10pm ET/7 PT and the full, feature length documentary on Tuesday, February 16 at 9pm ET/6...
Sunday Night with the TSO Podcast: Barbara Hannigan

Sunday Night with the TSO Podcast: Barbara Hannigan

Soprano Barbara Hannigan joins TSO President & CEO Jeff Melanson and The New Classical FM’s Jean Stilwell for a conversation about a career as soprano and conductor. This conversation was hosted by Verity, a private members club of the most dynamic women leaders in Toronto. http://podcasts.heavycomputing.zoomercdn.net/TSO/2016-01-31-TSO.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window |...
Penguin Random House Book Club Contest

Penguin Random House Book Club Contest

The bestselling author of Life of Pi is back! Beloved Canadian writer Yann Martel has brought us a new novel, The High Mountains of Portugal –  a suspenseful, mesmerizing story of a great quest for meaning. We cannot wait to read it! To celebrate this fantastic new book, Penguin Random House is hosting a contest, where you can win a signed copy of the book, and a night out at a Portuguese restaurant. Click here above to learn more about the book, and enter the...
Yiddish Glory Performed LIVE from The New Zoomer Hall

Yiddish Glory Performed LIVE from The New Zoomer Hall

The New Classical FM is proud to present the world premiere performance of newly discovered Yiddish songs written by Russian Jewish composers during WWII. This concert brings together an all-star Yiddish supergroup including Russia’s Psoy Korolenko and Trio Loyko, accordionist Alexander Sevastian, trumpeter David Buchbinder, clarinetist Shalom Bard, volcalist Isaac Rosenburg and jazz songstress Sophie...