Daniel Brophy

Daniel Brophy is a composer, performer and improviser of various musical styles and instrumentations ranging from orchestral and chamber music to extreme metal, sound installations, experimental improvisation and noise...


Elisha Denburg

Elisha Denburg's music has been commissioned, premiered, recorded, and toured across Canada, and performed in the US. He serves as Co-Artistic Director of the Toy Piano Composers...


Ruth Guechtal

Driven by the strong belief acoustic instruments are capable of so much more than their traditional uses, Ruth Guechtal is a composer motivated to create noise with acoustic instruments...


August Murphy-King

The music of Toronto-based composer August Murphy-King blends the expressive energy of popular music with the technical and structural complexities of more traditional concert music...


Monica Pearce

Originally from Prince Edward Island, Monica is a composer of new classical/contemporary music with a particular affinity for solo and chamber music, opera and musical theatre...


Fiona Ryan

Fiona is a composer, improviser, and performer from Nova Scotia who creates vocal and instrumental works for soloists and ensembles of all sizes, as well as music for improvising musicians and electroacoustic music...


Bekah Simms

Her music deals largely with small shifts of colour, ruminations on timbre, and occasional bursts of intensity.


Nancy Tam

Nancy Tam’s (b.1986) artistic practice investigates the triangulation between body, sound and space. She is interested in exploring performance and sound installation as forms of presentation within musical, theatrical, and visual discourse...


Chris Thornborrow

Chris’s music is inspired by the necessity of collaboration, the relationship between man-made and natural spaces, and paradoxes that arise from dream-logic, imagination, and the creative process...




FOUNDING MEMBERS


Igor Correia

Igor Correia is a composer based in Toronto, Canada. Currently, he is one of the composers and music editors for an audio post production house in Toronto...


Christian Floisand

Christian Floisand (b. 1979) is Canadian composer of multimedia and contemporary concert music...


Glenn James

Glenn James is a composer, songwriter and pianist. He majored in composition at Wilfrid Laurier University  (BMus) and the University of Toronto (MMus)...

The Toy Piano Composers is a collective of emerging composers based in Toronto, Canada, who present imaginative new music to curious listeners in a playful and engaging concert series.

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