ORCHESTRAL ENSEMBLES

String Orchestra * Baroque Orchestra * Light Classical & Pops Orchestra


Made up of Canada's finest musicians, these ensembles include members of the Toronto Symphony Orchestra, the Canadian Opera, and National Ballet Orchestras: superlative talent creating the perfect mood for your event with many kinds of musical stylings. Gershwin to Cole Porter, Joplin to Haydn, Mozart to Sondheim; the TorMusic Orchestras play music to suit your taste and your needs.

For Special Occasions where a small ensemble just won't do....

CONVENTIONS, PRODUCT LAUNCHES, CORPORATE RECEPTIONS

PRIVATE CELEBRATIONS, THEME EVENTS, WEDDINGS



String Orchestra
10 musicians + conductor (5 Violins, 2 Violas, 2 Violoncellos, 1 Bass)
Required performance floor space - 11'x22'

Classical Music of: Lully, Pachelbel, Bach, Mozart, Haydn, Tchaikovsky, Borodin
Popular Music of: Gershwin, Porter, Strauss Waltzes, etc.



Baroque Orchestra
17 musicians + conductor (7 violins, 3 Violas, 2 Celli, 1 Bass, 2 Oboes, 2 Horns)
Required performance floor space - 16'x26'

Classical Music of: Pachelbel, Bach, Handel's Water Music, Mozart Sym. #29, Holst, Britten, Tchaikovsky, Elgar, Grieg, Dvorak....
Popular Music of: Strauss, Anderson, Borodin....



Classical Orchestra
36 (+) musicians + conductor (18 strings, 8 woodwinds, 7-10 brass, 3 Percussion)
Required performance floor space - 22'x40'

Classical Music of: Haydn, Mozart, Schubert, Mendelssohn, Beethoven
Popular Music of: Johann Strauss Waltzes & Polkas, Leroy Anderson and what?




TorMusic Entertainment’s Coordinating Staff

To select and contract a larger ensemble with just the right music for your Special Event need not be a daunting task. We provide musical services as Featured Event or as Theme Background to your Event. To accomplish this, TorMusic has a remarkable team of professionals to work with you……..to provide an orchestra and repertoire to make your event a memorable occasion.

Errol Gay
Conductor & Arranger


A musician of many talents, Mr. Gay has repeatedly been engaged as Guest Conductor by the Toronto Symphony Orchestra, the National Arts Centre Orchestra in Ottawa, as well as the Kitchener-Waterloo, London, and Edmonton orchestras. Currently, he holds positions as the Music Advisor/Conductor of the Hart House Orchestra at the Univ. of Toronto, as well as Assistant Librarian of the TSO, and Co-Conductor of the High Park Choirs of Toronto.

A former conductor and chorusmaster of the Canadian Opera Company, Errol has conducted concerts with outstanding and diverse artists….. Doc Severinsen, Dizzy Gillespie, The King’s Singers, the Modern Jazz Quartet, the Chieftans, Canadian Brass, and Jean-Luc Ponty to name a few. Add to this his gifts as pianist and arranger, and it becomes evident why TorMusic Entertainment is delighted to have Errol Gay’s services as Conductor and Musical Advisor for our larger events.


Gary Corrin
Principal Librarian, Toronto Symphony Orchestra


A clarinetist himself, Mr. Corrin has also held librarian positions with the Denver Symphony and the National Symphony (Washington, D.C.). As Principal Librarian of the TSO, (a post held since 1992), he has contributed programme notes, and held Pre and Post Concert Lectures. Gary Corrin’s knowledge of available repertoire is invaluable when he consults with TorMusic to select and provide the repertoire necessary for our orchestral ensembles.

Wren Canzoneri
Director of TorMusic Entertainment


An experienced contractor of both small and large musical ensenbles in the GTA, Mr. Canzoneri was formerly a musical contractor of Ontario Pops Concerts at Ontario Place. He subsequently formed and marketed the Amaro Chamber Music Ensembles (string groups), and currently owns and directs TorMusic Entertainment……a specialized entertainment agency in Toronto which provides String, Jazz, Band, Musical/Theatrical, and Orchestral services for a wide range of public and private events in the GTA and Ontario.

Whether in consultation with a Special Events liason, or directly with the client, Mr. Canzoneri coordinates and supervises communications, contracts, and the delivery of musical services to completion.

4236 Credit Pointe Drive
Mississauga, Ontario. L5M 3K2
Tel: (905) 821-8655
Fax: (905) 819 4846
Email
l: canzoneri@tormusic.com