François Rossé, composer

François Rossé, composer

A pianist by training and a self-taught improviser, François Rossé studied at conservatories in Strasbourg, Nancy and then at the Conservatoire de Paris (1974-1980).

Matthew Ricketts, composer

Matthew Ricketts, composer

Matthew Ricketts is a Canadian composer currently based in New York City. His music moves from extremes of presence and absence, from clamor to quietude, at once reticent and flamboyant.

Colin Labadie, composer

Colin Labadie, composer

   “As a composer, I write notably un-classical music for classical instruments. Through simple patterning and subtle variation, I seek to build intricate yet clear structures and sounds. As a performer, I do exactly the opposite; I create noisy and chaotic...
Erkki-Sven TÜÜR

Erkki-Sven TÜÜR

Estonian composer, Erkki-Sven Tüür is drawn to music with an intense, energetic, transformative dimension.

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.