Named for a great collector of vocal music and historical recorded sound, the John R. Stratton Visitor in Music brings distinguished specialists in the field of voice, opera, and collaborative piano to the Faculty of Music. We are grateful to Stephen Clarke, trustee of the Stratton Estate for his generous support of the Faculty of Music.
Conductor Will Crutchfield, 2023-2024 John R. Stratton Visitor in Music, gives a Master Class focussing on Bel Canto Songs and Early Arias.
Walter Hall, 80 Queen's Park, Toronto
Schedule of Will Crutchfield's Visit
all events are free, and in Walter Hall, 80 Queen's Park
Feb. 5, 3:10–5 pm | Opening Lecture by Will Crutchfield, moderated by Stephen Clarke
Feb. 5, 6:30–9 pm | Public Workshop: Cadenzas and Cuts in Bel Canto repertoire
Feb. 6, 12:10–2:30 pm | Master Class I: Bel canto songs and early arias with ornamentation
Feb. 7, 6:30–9 pm | Master Class II: Historical Performance Practice in the 21st Century
Feb. 8, 12:10–2:30 pm | Master Class III: Bel canto opera arias