Great Lakes Philharmonic

Discover the Sound of Innovation with The Great Lakes Philharmonic



At The Great Lakes Philharmonic, our mission is to foster artistic brilliance, innovation, and a profound knowledge of music through our thrilling live orchestral performances. We aim to unlock the transformative power of music for everyone in the bustling Etobicoke/Toronto area and beyond.

Our concerts reflect the dynamic essence of our rich cultural heritage, embracing both historical influences and contemporary values. We believe that our programming acts as a catalyst for positive change, enriching lives today and shaping the future.

Our Commitment:
Education and Outreach: We are dedicated to making music accessible to all. Our extensive educational initiatives and community outreach efforts ensure that music remains a vital, enlightening force that transcends age and background.
Cultural Ambassadorship: As we expand our audience globally, The Great Lakes Philharmonic proudly serves as a beacon of Canadian culture, highlighting the diverse, vibrant tapestry of our musical heritage.

What We Offer:
Boundary-Transcending Performances: Our concerts are more than just events; they are experiences that cross geographical and cultural boundaries, fostering a deeper, global appreciation of music.
Continuous Engagement: Through the universal language of music, we continuously strive to educate, inform, entertain, and inspire, offering fresh perspectives and new ways of engagement.

Join Our Musical Journey
Embrace the opportunity to experience, participate, and support the transformative journey of music with us. Whether you are a lifelong enthusiast or a curious newcomer, there is a place for you in our community.

Connect with The Great Lakes Philharmonic as we navigate the extraordinary world of music together—where every note plays a part in building a more inspired, educated, and united world.



We acknowledge the land we are on is the traditional territory of many nations including the Mississaugas of the Credit, the Anishnabeg, the Chippewa, the Haudenosaunee and the Wendat peoples and is now home to many diverse First Nations, Inuit and Métis peoples.

An Overture to Inclusivity:

Immerse yourself in the spellbinding world of The Great Lakes Philharmonic, where each note is a testament to diversity and inclusion. As the cultural heartbeat of the region, we dedicate ourselves to crafting an inviting atmosphere where music goes beyond mere performance—it becomes a bridge connecting communities. At The Great Lakes Philharmonic, we believe in the power of music to unite. Our performances are meticulously designed to be a celebration of collective harmony, showcasing a rich palette of sounds that reflect the vibrant diversity of our audience. Through these extraordinary artistic experiences, we not only entertain but foster a deeper sense of belonging and understanding among all who attend. Join us as we continue to break barriers and weave the fabric of unity through the universal language of music. Witness firsthand how we transform spaces into sanctuaries of creativity and cultural exchange, making every concert not just a show, but a shared moment of transcendence. --- This version seeks to evoke a sense of wonder and communal spirit, emphasizing the transformative and unifying power of the orchestra's music.

Inclusive Crescendo:

Step into a realm where possibilities flourish and talent knows no bounds. At The Great Lakes Philharmonic, we are dedicated to creating an inclusive environment where every background and identity not only finds a place but shines brilliantly. Our commitment to diversity propels us forward, fostering a culture where harmony and innovation are the standards. Join us in crafting a symphony that resonates with the power of diversity. Be part of our community that celebrates and uplifts every unique voice through the universal language of music. Together, we can create a richer, more vibrant world. Embark on this transformative journey with us, where every concert is an opportunity to celebrate the diverse melodies that make our music truly special. This version aims to evoke a sense of community and shared purpose, emphasizing the orchestra’s commitment to inclusivity and the transformative power of music.

Harmony Unveiled: A Code of Elegance:

At The Great Lakes Philharmonic, we prioritize creating an exceptional concert experience for every guest. Revel in an atmosphere where grace and respect are at the forefront of every interaction. We are proud to introduce our Code of Conduct, designed to ensure a seamless, professional, and courteous environment for all—our cherished patrons and esteemed professionals alike. Join us for a performance where excellence in conduct matches the excellence in music, guaranteeing that your time with us is as enjoyable as it is memorable. Experience the commitment to quality that makes every event with The Great Lakes Philharmonic a truly unique and respectful celebration of orchestral music.

Symphony of Collaboration:

Join us on a journey where The Great Lakes Philharmonic crafts a stunning mosaic of cultural richness through vibrant community engagement and dynamic collaborations. Become an integral part of our mission as we actively shape the cultural landscape, weaving ourselves into the diverse fabric of our community. With each performance and partnership, we explore new realms of creativity and community connection, fostering an environment where music and culture flourish together. This is your invitation to be part of something truly extraordinary, to influence and be influenced by the vibrant cultural tapestry that defines us. Step into our world, where every note played and every partnership formed is a step towards a more unified and culturally rich society. Join The Great Lakes Philharmonic in this transformative musical odyssey. This version aims to inspire action and participation, emphasizing the collaborative and inclusive nature of the orchestra’s mission.

Accessible Virtuosity:

Join us for performances that do more than entertain—they inspire and unite. At The Great Lakes Philharmonic, our special Inclusive Concerts are designed to welcome everyone, regardless of abilities. Witness the transformative power of orchestral music as we break down barriers and share the joy of music with every member of our community. Celebrate the inclusivity that defines us with concerts crafted to ensure accessibility and enjoyment for all attendees. Experience firsthand how the universal language of music can connect hearts and elevate spirits, making every performance a shared, joyous event. Be part of this magical journey where every note played is a step towards a more inclusive world.

Your Voice, Our Symphony:

We deeply value your insights, observations, and suggestions. As we strive to elevate your experiences, your feedback plays a crucial role in shaping the future of orchestral music. Connect with us at and let your voice resonate within our symphony. Share your thoughts and help us continue to refine and innovate our performances. Together, we can ensure that every concert not only meets but exceeds your expectations. Join us in this collaborative journey to create unforgettable musical experiences.


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