Celebration of Life for Tom Mueller – May 2023

Celebration of Life for Tom Mueller – May 2023

On May 8, 2023 a private event celebrated the life of Tom Mueller. The event was hosted by Tom’s widow Megan Mueller in the Music Room at Hart House, University of Toronto. Megan wanted Ensemble Vivant to be the featured musical offering as Tom had been so...
Tom Mueller, Cello

Tom Mueller, Cello

October 10, 1965 – August 10, 2022 Tom Mueller celloPhoto by Yuri Koller Tom Mueller Self-Portrait Ensemble Vivant with Adrian Bent It is with tremendous sadness that I write about the passing of Ensemble Vivant’s beloved cellist, Tom Mueller. Although Tom began...
Adele Armin, Violinist

Adele Armin, Violinist

Adele Armin with Ensemble VivantEnsemble Vivant live-in-concert in the mid-1990s at the St. Lawrence Centre for the Performing Arts, Jane Mallett Theatre. L to R: Adele Armin, violin; Catherine Wilson, piano; Jack Mendelssohn, cello Adele Armin, violin; Catherine...
iFugue Single Release

iFugue Single Release

Ensemble Vivant is thrilled to announce the release of our single iFUGUE, which was specially mastered by Andy Walter at ABBEY ROAD STUDIOS (of Beatles fame) in London, England. iFugue is Track 1 on our album, iFUGUE ~ A World of Fugues on the Opening Day...
ArtsForum Latin Romance CD Review

ArtsForum Latin Romance CD Review

Written by John ArkelianPublished: April 2021  Pianist and ensemble artistic director Catherine Wilson is joined for this ebullient celebration of Latin music by Corey Gemmell on violin, Norman Hathaway on viola, Jim Vivian on bass, Sybil Shanahan on cello, Don...