Glenn Gould Variations – Next Weekend!
Next weekend, help ring in the 80th birthday of a musician, broadcaster and visionary – Glenn Gould. Born in 1932, on the East side of Toronto, this gifted pianist started gaining Canadian popularity at the age of 15. He is known for his audacious personality and dynamic ways of transforming intricate pieces of classical music into self expressive interpretations with tonal accuracy and fluid dimension.
Dreamers Renegades Visionaries is a non-profit organization that has assembled a gamut of 50 artists, performers and speakers to “Enlighten, amuse and dazzle with their performances, their stories and their ideas, each for approximately 20 minutes.” A festival that connects speakers from over 12 countries into two days of provoking thought, play and performance. The event takes place on campus of Toronto University’s Convocation Hall. Student rates available, tickets sold online, don’t miss out, get your tickets now.