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  • Edvard Grieg: his music and melodies

    Nov 06, 2019 1:01

    Marjolaine Fournier and Jean-Jacques van Vlasselaer describe the music of Edvard Grieg’s Peer Gynt, his A minor Piano Concerto, and his C minor Symphony. His music, his melodies and his...

  • Good Lovelies

    Jan 14, 2020 40:33

    This episode is guaranteed to cure your post holiday blues with laughter. Heather and the Good Lovelies do their best to keep things professional as they chat about performing their...

  • Peter Oundjian on his career in music

    Jan 10, 2020 27:28

    In this archival episode of the NACOcast host Sean Rice, NAC Orchestra’s 2nd clarinetist, speaks with conductor Peter Oundjian weeks before his retirement as Music Director of the Toronto...

  • Burnout and Balance with Dr. Mamta Gautam

    Jan 09, 2020 1:01:05

    In episode 2 of the Arts, Medicine and #Life series Dr. Mamta Gautam dispels myths about physician burnout, and provides practical strategies any individual can deploy to rediscover their personal...

  • Greta Hodgkinson, Principal Dancer, The National Ballet of Canada

    Dec 16, 2019 37:10

    The sublime Principal Dancer Greta Hodgkinson spoke with Cathy Levy in December 2019 on the eve of her retirement from The National Ballet of Canada following an extraordinary 30-year career...

  • Nina Lee Aquino: Decentering Whiteness

    Dec 12, 2019 42:50

    In this episode, Jillian speaks with Factory Theatre Artistic Director Nina Lee Aquino about wellness corners, saying no with love, and persistence and courage in the face of white audiences’...