Past Performances

Please check back to this page for an updated performance schedule of ‘A Cello for Chelsea’ and other venues where you can see and hear Margaret Maria perform.

October, 20, 2012 Scotiabank Place 8pm, as part of the Barbra Streisand Tour Band

Mackay United Church Chamber Music Series-October 12, 2012, 7:30pmBeethoven Piano Trio No. 4 in B flat major

Heavy Metal Show!!! Margaret plays with superstar violinist Rachel Barton-PineJuly 7, 2011 – 11pmThe Mayfair Theatre1074 Bank StreetMusic and Beyond Festival

Mackay United Church Chamber Music Series presents – J.S. Bach Solo Cello Suites, June 7, 2009, 7:30pm -All proceeds from the concert will go towards the purchase of a new piano for Mackay United Church. The Performers have all graciously agreed to perform without a fee. Cellists:Timothy McCoyPeter RapsonMargaret Munro TobolowskaPerforming:J.S. Bach Solo Suites 4, 5 and 6.

Ottawa Chamber Music Society Family Music Fair -September 21, 2008, Perez Hall University of Ottawa, 12:30 pm. Join Margaret, as she plays and talks about the cello! A creative, interactive, and informative hour of music and composition for your whole family.

MacKay United Church Fundraiser ‘A Cello for Chelsea’ 5pm November 30, 2008.

Mackay United Church Chamber Music Series presents J.S. Bach Solo Cello Suites, May 4, 2008, 7:30pm. All proceeds from the concert will go towards the purchase of a new piano for Mackay United Church. The Performers have all graciously agreed to perform without a fee. Cellists:Leah Wyber, Peter Rapson, Margaret Munro Tobolowska, Performing: J.S. Bach Solo Suites 1, 2 and 3.

‘A Cello for Chelsea’ Sunday April 15, 2007 at 2 pm. Glebe – St.James United Church, 650 Lyon St. at First Ave. Presented by Mutchmor School Council. Tickets $10 for adults$5 for children over 2 yrs; or$20 for the family. All tickets will be entered into a raffle to win one of four Margaret Munro Tobolowska CD’s being raffled at the concert. Proceeds from the sale of Margaret’s CD’s will benefit Mutchmor School Council Initiatives.

The Leading Note Foundation presents a fundraising concert for the new OrKidstra Youth Music Program. Join us in a wonderful afternoon of music in support of a new and exciting youth music program! Sunday, October 14th at 2.00 p.m. in McLeod-Stewarton United Church, 507 Bank Street $25 adults, $55 family. We would love to see you there! The program includes:The wonderful Rideau Lakes Brass Quintet: Karen Donnelly, John Ellis, Jill Kirwan, Don Renshaw, Nick Atkinson; the exciting, young, local piano trio, Trio Scherzando: Bryan Cheng, Jeremy Gibbens, Brandon Zhao, an excerpt of A Cello for Chelsea with Margaret Tobolowska, a performance of the breathtaking Mendelssohn Octet in E flat Major, Opus 20 given by some of Ottawa’s finest musicians, all members of the National Arts Centre Orchestra: Leah Roseman, Mark Friedman, Edvard Skerjanc, Sally Benson, Jane Logan, David Thies-Thompson, Leah Wyber, Margaret Tobolowska.

‘A Cello for Chelsea’- on April 14, 2007 in the Salon of the National Arts Centre featuring Margaret Munro Tobolowska, presented by the Friends of NACO.

Zara the Maggini CD Release Event, May 27’th 2006 National Arts Centre of Canada 4:30 pm in lobby. Join Margaret and the National Arts Centre Orchestra during their Young People’s Concert at 3:30pm where the Make-A-Wish Foundation will be granting a wish for Hope to hear a live orchestra. Following the concert the audience is invited to a reception to celebrate Hope’s Wish and the launch of Margaret’s new children’s story ‘Zara the Maggini’.

Join us for two very special fundraising concerts- Tutti Muzik and Elmwood School present ‘A Cello for Chelsea’ April 2’nd 2:00 pm 2006. The Glebe Montessori School presents ‘A Cello for Chelsea’ in a fundraising concert on April 21’st at 6:30 pm 2006. Bring the Family and enjoy the concert! $10.00 from the sale of every CD will be donated to charity.

2006 Performances

January 15’th 2:00 at the National Gallery of Canada, Mozart Piano Quartet with guest pianist Jean-Phillipe Collard.

February 25’th 8:00 pm Dina Namer and friends: Under the InfluenceChamber music with Dina Namer and Donnie Deacon.

April 2’nd 3:00 pm presented by Tutti Muzik, ‘A Cello for Chelsea’ in a fundraising concert for Elmwood School.

April 21’st 6:30 pm presented by the Glebe Montessori School’A Cello for Chelsea’ in a fundraising concert.

2005 Ottawa Chamber Music Festival appearances: July 25, 2005 at 10 am Dominion Chalmers Church in the Dvorak String Quintet in E flat major, opus 97.

July 29, 2005 at 5 pm Tabaret Hall, Performance of ‘A Cello for Chelsea’ Performed, composed, authored, and arranged, by Margaret Munro Tobolowska. Join Margaret, Chelsea, and Chester, and the fantastic sounds of the cello on an inspirational musical journey. Chelsea is an imaginative and shy young girl who discovers her musical ability and love of the cello, when she meets Chester the Cello. A Musical story suitable for the young and the young at heart.

August 2, 2005 at 8 pm, Patrick Cardy Memorial Concert