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2020 Gail Asper Award Honours Tannis M. Richardson

Congratulations to Tannis M. Richardson, the 2020 recipient of Manitoba Opera’s Gail Asper Award. Mrs. Richardson has been a major supporter of arts, health care, and cultural organizations in Winnipeg and across the country. In recognition of her philanthropy and community service, and among other awards, Mrs. Richardson was invested in the Order of Canada in 2003 and awarded an honorary degree by the University of Manitoba in 2012.
She will be honoured at a Gala Reception on Thursday, April 16, 2020 at the Manitoba Club.
 

2019 Grammy Award Nominations

Congratulations to all the Canadians nominated for Grammy Awards this year, especially Barbara Hannigan for Benjamin: Lessons In Love & Violence by Orchestra Of The Royal Opera House conducted by George Benjamin which was nominated for Best Opera Recording. The Grammy Award Gala will be held on January 26, 2020.