A Message from the Estates of Harry Somers and Mavor Moore: Replacing the “Kuyas” Aria in Louis RielBy COC Staff[READ MORE]
In 1967, Mavor Moore and Harry Somers had been commissioned by the Canadian Opera Company to write an opera for Canada’s Centennial. They chose Louis Riel as a subject, and created a piece that has been consistently hailed as a work of international stature.
Meet Our Opera For Young Audiences Children's ChoirBy COC StaffPosted in Opera For Young Audiences
How early is too early to hear your first opera? It’s never too early! Every year, the Canadian Opera Company designs an opera especially for kids as part of our annual Opera for Young Audiences programming. The shows have shorter runtimes, are performed in English, and touch on real-life experiences and themes that are familiar to younger people.[READ MORE]