Toronto Symphony launches music project with Indigenous artists

Posted on: February 11, 2021

For a new musical work by Indigenous music creators and Toronto Symphony Orchestra (TSO) musicians, the TSO and Red Sky Performance have issued a call for Indigenous music creators, who will explore and learn together with eight TSO musicians. The deadline to apply is February 12, 2021. The collaboration will include four mentorship sessions with leading Indigenous and TSO musicians, creators, and composers, including Gary Kulesha, the TSO’s composer advisor. The new work will be part of a digital performance of Red Sky’s award-winning production of Mistatim, which is scheduled to premiere next fall. The project timeline is March 15–May 20, 2021. To learn more or to apply, visit