York music student Jared Tomlinson is the winner of an international choral composition competition for a new setting for the mass, mounted by Toronto's historic Church of St. Mary Magdalene. Read more
Dan Kanter: The man behind the Biebs As Justin Bieber’s musical director for the past half-decade, Dan Kanter (BFA 07)has witnessed the Bieber Fever phenomenon first hand reported The Grid , July 25, 2013. When asked what about studying music at York University prepared him for international stardom, he said, "York’s program is very interdisciplinary—in my first year I was working a lot with film majors and dance majors. That really helped me when I started working with Justin because so much of my job as part of his creative team is conceptualizing concerts." Read full story
Oscar Peterson Scholarship Gala from YorkU Music on flickr
York University's R&B Ensemble Soul Collective performed at the Winters College year-end Fellows concert and dinner.