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John Roberts and Music in Canada

October 1, 2015 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

New Works Calgary 32nd Season - Velocity | John Roberts and Music in Canada

Winston Choi
Ensemble Resonance
Sara Hahn
Wild West New Music Ensemble

Presented in collaboration with the Symposium John P.L. Roberts, the CBC and music in Canada organized by the School of Creative and Performing Arts and Libraries and Cultural Resources of the University of Calgary, and the Institute for Canadian Music of the University of Toronto.

A tribute concert to the pioneering arts administrator and cultural policy advisor John Roberts with performances by Calgary’s finest practitioners of new music of music originally commissioned by John Roberts from some of Canada’s most well-known composers, John Beckwith, Norma Beecroft, Brian Cherney, Srul Irving Glick, Harry Somers and R. Murray Schafer. Also featured is music by Brian Current and a new work commissioned from Calgary composer Hope Lee. Featured performers are pianist Winston Choi, Ensemble Resonance’s Michelle Todd and Colleen Athparia, flautist Sara Hahn, the Wild West New Music Ensemble under the direction of Mélanie Léonard.

Featuring an all-Canadian program of music by:

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Details

Date:
October 1, 2015
Time:
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Event Category:

Organizer

New Works Calgary
Website:
neworkscalgary.ca

Venue

Rosza Centre
University of Calgary, 2500 University Dr. NW
Calgary, Alberta T2N 1N4 Canada
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Phone:
403-220-4906
Website:
http://arts.ucalgary.ca/theatres/contact