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Join Sistema Toronto, the University of Toronto Scarborough String Orchestra, and Sir Oliver Mowat Senior Orchestra for an afternoon celebrating the work of women composers!

Saturday, March 2nd
Sir Oliver Mowat Collegiate Institute Auditorium
Open Rehearsal: 11am-1:30pm
30-Minute Post-Rehearsal Showcase: 3-3:30pm

This showcase will feature music by Jessie Montgomery, Yukiko Nishimura, and Caryn Wiegand Neidhold, and will be conducted by Jennifer Tung. Tung is a Dora-nominated conductor, the Artistic Director of Toronto City Opera, and the Assistant Conductor of the Mississauga Symphony Orchestra. In 2020/21, Tung joined Tapestry Opera as a conducting fellow in the inaugural year of the Women in Musical Leadership (WML) program. WML is is a three-year program that addresses a historic gender inequity on the podium by providing women and non-binary conductors with professional experience and training.