Through its annual “Music in the Afternoon” series, the WMCT presents chamber music concerts, featuring musicians on the threshold of international recognition, as well as established artists and ensembles. The WMCT has a special interest in exceptional young Canadian talent and the commissioning of new work by Canadian composers. Concerts are held Thursday afternoons at 1:30pm at Walter Hall, Edward Johnson Building, 80 Queen’s Park, Toronto.
The WMCT is committed to presenting a full season of five concerts for its 123rd (2020/21) season. Planned concerts include “Michael Bridge and Friends Livestream” for a limited audience (November 12, 2020); soprano Joyce El-Khoury with Serouj Kradjian, piano (March 4, 2021); Eric Lu, piano (April 1, 2021); Marmen Quartet and Viano Quartet - first prize co-winners Banff International Strings Quartet Competition (May 6, 2021); and Ramon Ortega Quero, oboe, with Annika Treutler, piano (June 24, 2021). Artists, programs and dates are subject to change. Please visit our website for updates.