The Toronto Symphony Orchestra is partnering with orchestras and ensembles across the country for an unprecedented pan-Canadian celebration. Over 40 new works—including two-minute pieces called "Sesquies"—will be co-commissioned and presented from coast to coast to coast.
Watch: “Sesquie” composers share what Canadian music means to them.
Prince George Symphony Orchestra
Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra
Hamilton Philharmonic Orchestra
Mississauga Symphony Orchestra
National Arts Centre Orchestra
Thirteen Strings Chamber Orchestra
Orchestre symphonique de Drummondville
Orchestre symphonique de Laval
Prince Edward Island
Newfoundland and Labrador
Canadian Music Timeline
Innovators. Renegades. Pioneers. Canadian musicians have long punched above their weight both at home and internationally. The history of music in our country is filled with bold and surprising moments. Here are some of them.Start
Canada Mosaic Concerts 2017
In 2017, the Toronto Symphony Orchestra invited you to Canada Mosaic—our national celebration of Canada’s diverse musical landscape and a Canada 150 Signature Project.
The TSO celebrated Canada’s rich musical past, present, and future through performance, education, innovation, and collaboration.
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Our Shared Anthem
Now’s your chance to hear our anthem sung in 12 languages. The Toronto Symphony Orchestra invited Canadians to perform “O Canada” in their mother tongues. This is our shared anthem.Start
Discover our nation's distinct musical heritage through interactive Toronto Symphony Orchestra performances on this innovative learning platform, through streamed TSO performances, Listening Guides, Study Guides, and other interactive educational resources. Free for learners of all ages.Start