Happy and Glorious

In partnership with The Royal Conservatory of Music, the Lieutenant Governor presented Happy and Glorious: A Celebration of The Queen’s 90th Birthday, a gala concert held at Koerner Hall in Toronto.

A tribute to Her Majesty The Queen in words, images, and song, Happy and Glorious was compiled by historian Hugh Brewster and narrated by him and actress Fiona Reid. The concert brought together the artistic talents of many great Canadians, featuring performances by:

  • Singer-songwriter Susan Aglukark
  • Actor and singer Brent Carver
  • Singer Matt Dusk
  • Parliamentarian and pianist Bob Rae
  • Actress Fiona Reid
  • Elora Festival Singers and soloists
  • Toronto Children’s Chorus
  • Toronto Mendelssohn Choir directed by Noel Edison
  • 48th Highlanders of Canada Pipes and Drums

Earlier in the day, Her Honour presided over a Canadian citizenship ceremony. The 90 new citizens were recognized during the concert.