FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - Toronto, ON. February 21, 2008
Wednesday, March 5, at 8 PM / Massey Hall / $69.50 - $49.50
416 872 4255 or visit the Roy Thomson Hall Box Office at King & Simcoe / www.masseyhall.com
On the heels of their chart-topping and irresistible recording, Hey, Eugene!, this ultra-chic orchestra will shake up the audience with a taste of Cuban rumba, Parisian café tunes, Hollywood musicals, jazz, cabaret, multi-lingual vocals and everything in between. "Pink Martini is beautiful and sophisticated." - The New Yorker
Tuesday, March 18, at 8 PM / Roy Thomson Hall / $89.50 - $39.50
416 872 4255 or visit the Roy Thomson Hall Box Office at King & Simcoe /www.roythomson.com
The youngest winner of the 2000 Warsaw Chopin Competition gold medal at the unprecedented age of 18, Yundi Li was the first to be awarded the prize in 15 years. He returns to Roy Thomson Hall after his sold-out 2006 recital. His virtuosity and sterling musicianship have garnered comparisons to legends Vladimir Horowitz and Arthur Rubinstein. Repertoire includes Chopin, Liszt, and Mussorgsky’s Pictures at an Exhibition.
Sponsored by TD Canada Trust
International Vocal Recitals Series
RUSSELL BRAUN & MICHAEL SCHADE with pianist CAROYLN MAULE
Michael Schade is acclaimed as the opera world’s leading Mozart tenor and was recently bestowed the honoured title of “Kammersänger”, Austria’s highest award for a singer.
“Schade and Braun were superlative partners…male vocalism that brimmed with artistry and energy…altogether terrific.” The San Diego Union-Tribune
Sponsored by Lexus
Liz Parker, Publicity Manager
60 Simcoe Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5J 2H5