New music, a silent auction, Inglewood hospitality, Calgary’s finest musicians… join us for a celebration!
New Works Calgary is turning 30! To celebrate this anniversary, join us at Festival Hall in Inglewood (1250 10 th Avenue SE) for an all-day New Music Marathon on Saturday, May 3, 2014. The New Music Marathon will showcase and celebrate the diversity of new music creation and performance in Calgary.
May 3, 2014 | All-day event
Festival Hall, Inglewood
There will be concert events all day long (11 am, 2 pm and 4 pm) leading to a gala evening event (7:30 pm).
Included in the day’s events will be the premiere of a winning student composition, a variety of Calgary student ensembles performing new music, world premieres by Calgary composers Hope Lee and John Abram, a special focus on the music of New Works Calgary founder, composer Quentin Doolittle, performances by Calgary’s Ensemble Resonance, Land’s End Ensemble, The Rubbing Stone Ensemble, and a special guest, world-renowned contemporary flautist Robert Dick* from New York.
* Robert Dick will give a flute master class in the Jenkins Theatre, Mount Royal University 7:00 – 9:30 pm on Thursday, May 1. All welcome!