By Anya Wassenberg on August 14, 2023
Jonathan Kravtchenko is premiering a new opera in Toronto this fall, and he’s aiming to reach out to an audience that may not have ever been interested in opera before. The popular local pianist and composer will premiere his opera Tango for Two on October 21.
“I started music a long time ago, obviously a big inspiration and a big part of it is the connection with UofT,” he says. Jonathan grew up in a family with a great appreciation for music. By the age of 8 or 9, he was attending masterclasses and recitals at the University of Toronto with his family on a regular basis. “We went as much as we could.” …READ MORE