Composer ~ Performer ~ Broadcaster
RESPONSIO, by Peter-Anthony Togni
A contemporary response to Guillaume de Machaut’s Messe de Nostre Dame
In Responsio Peter-Anthony Togni reflects, comments, refutes, challenges and embellishes the bare medieval voice of Guillaume de Machaut and his medieval masterpiece the Messe de Nostre Dame. Juxtaposing bursts of bass clarinet improvisation against through composed choral material, Responsio casts the role of the bass clarinettist into that of a [...]
The Fall of 2012 saw Peter-Anthony in studio recording his new solo piano album Piano Alone.
This suite of tracks comes out two wonderful afternoons I spent at Toronto’s Number 9 recording Studio’s. I fell instantly in love with the studio’s beautiful 9′ Bechstein piano which I had never been introduced to before. Nothing on this [...]
Lamentations of Jeremiah ECM
Of all the recorded offerings for Holy Week, this is by some measure the most original and affecting that has come my way. – Norman Lebrecht
Recent Performances of Lamentations
Lamentations of Jeremiah, with Jeff Reilly and the Elmer Iseler Singers was performed on January 28th, 2013 at the opening of the Winnipeg [...]
If you would like to receive our e-mail newsletter please subscribe here. Our newsletter is an occasional e-mail filled with information on upcoming concerts and news stories.
The following images are available for promotional use. If you would like to use an image, please contact us via our Contact page, for permission and photo credit information, with the nature of your request and we can provide high resolution copies.
[ December 7, 2014; 9:00 pm; ] Music for a Winters Night – from 11th century plain chant to Cold Play
Join Peter-Anthony, George Koller and Malcolm Gould as they unite in Toronto once again for a great evening of Jazz!
[ October 11, 2014; 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm. ] Naropa presents a five-movement choral concerto by founding music faculty member, artist, jazz drummer, and improvising percussionist Jerry Granelli, in collaboration with composer Peter-Anthony Togni with funding from the Canadian government. Boulder’s Ars Nova Singers, one of the leading choral ensembles in the U.S., in its 28th season, will perform the piece.
Benefit Concert for Naropa’s School [...]
[ August 4, 2014 to August 5, 2014. ] Chamber Music in Newfoundland
Peter-Anthony will be taking part in this year’s festival.
Visit their website for complete festival details.