Breaking: Conductor is suspended in Canadamain
Michael Vincent at Ludwig Van Toronto reports that the Toronto Mendelsohn Choir has put its conductor Noel Edison on ‘personal leave’ after multiple allegations of sexual misconduct by male accusers.
Edison, 59, is also being investigated by the Elora Festival, where he is artistic director.
Read on here.
Full statement by Toronto Mendelssohn Choir here.
In the absence of a conductor, the choir has cancelled two concerts in the coming week.