This young and highly gifted group of musicians will present a program of new and recent works by Israeli, European and Canadian composers including Gérard Grisey, Hans Eisler, Aval Adler, Cléo Palacio Quintin and Ofer Pelz.
A special evening of contrasting sensibilities and sustained virtuosity, pianist Eve Egoyan from Toronto will perform works for piano and video by Ann Southam, David Rokeby and Michael Finnissey.
French musicians Jean-Michel Goury (saxophone) and Sophie Goury (flute) present a tour de force concert of works by Takemitsu, Rosse, Kuehn, Rota, Bartok, Scelsi and Canadian composer Robert Lemay.
One of Calgary’s foremost exponents of new Canadian chamber music and one of New Works Calgary’s resident ensembles, The Rubbing Stone Ensemble will present a concert of new Canadian works including world premieres of newly commissioned pieces from Canadian composers David Eagle, Melissa Hui, Nova Pon and Vincent Ho. Works by Canadian composer Aaron Gervais and Gordon Fitzell will also be featured as well as the classic pulse-driven Hout by Dutch composer Louis Andriessen.