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York music student Jared Tomlinson is the winner of an international choral composition competition for a new setting for the mass, mounted by Toronto's historic Church of St. Mary Magdalene. Read more
CineSiege 2013: Images from productions nominated for the Department of Film's juried undergraduate film showcase.
Hollywood has its Oscars gala. We now have our gala for Oscar, reported the Toronto Star Nov. 7. That’s the celebration of the Oscar Peterson Scholarship, the annual $40,000 prize given to a first-year York University jazz student. The inaugural gala is being held Friday, Nov. 8 at York University’s Tribute Communities Recital Hall. The scholarship is named for Oscar Peterson, the superstar Canadian jazz pianist/composer who taught through the ’90s at York’s music department before his death in 2007, aged 82. Read full story.