Make a Noise!

Calgary New Music Festival 2017

The 2017-18 New Works Calgary season, Make a Noise...! comprised four main concert events including the third edition of the Calgary New Music Festival. New Works Calgary hosted three visiting international chamber ensembles and soloists, one of  Calgary’s newest new music ensembles, four Canadian soloists and the world premieres of three new Canadian compositions as it celebrated its 34th season of presenting new and innovative music events in Calgary. The Calgary New Music Festival in October provided concert-goers with a wonderful opportunity to explore current new music making with a full weekend of diverse new music and sound art events at various venues around the city.

2017 New Music Festival

Midnight Blue Jazz Band | 22.10.2017

Midnight Blue Jazz Band | 22.10.2017

A thrilling festival conclusion with the Midnight Blue Jazz Society, featuring tabla player Shawn Mativetsky and the world premiere of a new piece by Canadian composer Scott Godin.

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Festival Soundwalk | 22.10.2017

Festival Soundwalk | 22.10.2017

Join Raylene Campbell for a Soundwalk (and coffee) on Sunday morning! A few Deep Listening exercises at Festival Hall to assist participants in warming-up and opening their ears, followed by a slow and easy sonic exploration of the Inglewood neighbourhood.

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Festival – The rockeys duo | 10.21.2017

Festival – The rockeys duo | 10.21.2017

Brocade The rockeys duo  Luciane Cardassi and Katelyn Clark present a diverse program of music for piano, harpsichord and electronics.This concert features an array of contemporary works for the harpsichord and piano. This combination of instruments has fascinated...

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Festival – Midnight Blue Jazz Band | 11.9.2017

Festival – Midnight Blue Jazz Band | 11.9.2017

Midnight Blue Jazz Band featuring Danila Terra (accordion) Shawn Mativetsky (tabla) Pat Belliveau (saxophone) A thrilling festival conclusion with the Midnight Blue Jazz Band, featuring tabla player Shawn Mativetsky and the world premiere of a new piece by Canadian...

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