SPECIAL 2 FOR 1 OFFER!! OCTOBER ONLY
Hugh’s Room has graciously extended a 2 for 1 offer to Toronto Ravel, October meeting ONLY. Bring a friend/colleague/client to Ravel (preferably one who has not been before) and the guest gets in FREE. Or, both of you get in for 1/2 price – your choice!
Help us to spread the word about Toronto Ravel by taking advantage of this generous offer. And what better way to introduce someone to Ravel than by experiencing the music and insights of Dr. Paul Hoffert, one of this country’s shining musical lights, and a leader in advancing the causes of intellectual property and copyright law in Canada.
Special Guest Paul Hoffert: Dr. Paul Hoffert is the founder of the rock group Lighthouse, a songwriter and composer of concert and screen music. He is Professor of Music and Law at University of Toronto and founder of Canadian Independent Music Association (CIMA), Chair of the Bell Broadcast and New Media Fund, and President of the Glenn Gould Foundation Inc. He is former Chair of the Screen Composers Guild of Canada, President of the Academy of Canadian Cinema and Television, and Chair of the Ontario Arts Council.
His recordings have sold millions and he has composed hundreds of music soundtracks for feature films and television programs. He has four Juno Awards, three SOCAN Film Composer of the Year awards, numerous other international awards for his music. He is author of a textbook for composing video game, web, and mobile music and received the Pixel award as Canada’s New Media Visionary. He was inducted into the Canadian Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and received the Order of Canada for his contributions to Music and Media. paulhoffert.ca
Paul will take us through this outstanding work, in all of its phases; Sibelius file, small ensemble (13 instruments), medium orchestra (29 musicians), and finally the 85-piece orchestral version performed live in Germany. VIEW THE TRAILER FOR THE DOCUMENTARY at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PJ3FOFfalNs READ A DESCRIPTION OF THE DOCUMENTARY at Rhapsody 1939-1945 Poster LISTEN TO THE SCORE at http://www.visiontv.ca/videos/leo-spellmans-rhapsody-in-concert/