Music Monday 2016. The world's largest single event dedicated to raising awareness for music education led today from Nathan Phillips Square.

TORONTO, May 2, 2016 /CNW/ - Music Monday 2016 will be led by a Showcase Concert to be webcast live at Nathan Phillips Square. As part of the world's largest single event dedicated to raising awareness for music education this event will lead the nation in the annual simultaneous sing-along of the Music Monday anthem.

What:

Formal remarks

Special live performances by


  • Canadian Brass
  • Youth Jazz Canada
  • West Hill Soul Choir
  • Guelph Collegiate Vocational Institute Drumline
  • Seneca School and the TDSB Youth Orchestra
  • Charlotte Siegel representing Regent Park School of Music
  • Melanie Doane and the musicians from the Doane U School
  • Rose Avenue Orff Orchestra
  • Eldorado Public School Choir
  • DijahSB - 22-year-old female rapper

12:30 p.m. Official singing of the Music Monday Anthem – We Are One




Youth4Music Special Announcement

Finale by Toronto Youth4Music Ambassadors

Followed by interview opportunities



When:

Monday, May 2, 2016
12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.



Where:      

Nathan Phillips Square, City Hall, Toronto                       



Who:        

Councillor Josh Colle
Holly Nimmons, Executive Director, Coalition for Music Education
Alan Convery, Community Relations, TD Bank Group

Céline Peterson, Host

Scott Helman, JUNO nominated Singer/Songwriter
Canadian Brass, World-renowned Classical recording brass quintet
Sharon & Bram, JUNO Award winning Children's performers
Amanda Martinez, Singer/Songwriter and member of the Toronto Music Advisory Council
Murray Foster, Singer/Songwriter and member of the Toronto Music Advisory Council
Connor Ross – Music Monday Anthem Composer
Youth4Music Ambassadors

 

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SOURCE Coalition for Music Education in Canada

For further information: Media Contact: Victoria Lord, VLPR Inc., (416) 484-9047, (647) 519-8577, victoria@vlpr.com

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