Truth, Beauty, Music



“If Music be the food of love, sing on!”

Let me share with you my music, performance events, photos, thoughts,
and much more…

Come on in, and visit me often!

- Lilac L. Caña



Dynamic and versatile, Lilac Caña is an award-winning vocalist, producer,and recording artist with seven CD albums, who inspires people worldwide with her music. An honours graduate of the University of Toronto Opera Performance Program, and a scholarship recipient with the American Institute of Musical Studies in Graz, Austria, she also trained extensively in classical, musical theatre and contemporary music styles with some of the world’s best vocal coaches.

Performance career highlights include: four years with the Canadian Opera Company Chorus; lead roles in opera and music theatre productions; and concert soloist engagements with orchestras and choirs in Canada, the United States, Europe, and the Philippines.

Awards include: the 2010 Pamana Ng Pilipinas Award, conferred by Philippine President Benigno S. Aquino III, for her remarkable achievements as a virtuoso performer in music, and as a generous benefactor of many causes; and the 2009 Performing Arts / Humanities Award from Lieutenant Governor of Ontario, David C. Onley, for her charitable contributions as a musician in Canada.

Lilac enjoys teaching her private voice students in the Greater Toronto Area, and continues to perform both locally and internationally.

She is equally passionate about financial planning as the practical means to give people the knowledge and Freedom to actualize their dreams, and serves her clientele as a financial broker with Maple Insurance Agency (through Canada Loyal Financial).




A Classical Voice Concert – Saturday, Nov. 30th @3pm

Enjoy a delightful afternoon of beautiful music with me… My next concert is an offering from the heart… featuring Classical arias, songs, duets, Broadway tunes, and Christmas favourites – along with my fellow artists, baritone Austin Larussen and pianist Narmina Afandiyeva. Set in the warmly intimate acoustics of St. John’s Polish Catholic Church, a jewel […]

Lilac Caña to receive 2010 “Pamana Ng Pilipinas” Presidential Award

Toronto based Filipino-Canadian Soprano Lilac L. Caña has been selected by President Benigno S. Aquino III as one of the recipients of the Year 2010 Presidential Awards for Filipino Individuals and Organizations Overseas. She is to be conferred the Pamana Ng Pilipino Award, and has the honor of meeting President Aquino and the other awardees […]

Summit silliness

So the G8 and G20 summits are rolling into town…one up in Huntsville, Ontari-a-rio, and the other bigger one — right in my backyard. You’ve read and heard the news…million-dollar fake lakes, the mounties and illegitimate imported security services, sonic sound-blasting anti-rioter machines, an armada of special services staff and media people to cover this […]