Stimmung, for six vocalists and six microphones, is a piece by Karlheinz Stockhausen, written in 1968 and commissioned by the City of Cologne for the Collegium Vocale Köln. It is a tonal, and yet also a serial composition.
Seminal works by the 3 great masters of American minimalism. The spirit to explore and expand stylistic boundaries is a trademark of the FLUX Quartet. FLUX is joined by Evan Ziporyn (formerly of Bang on a Can) for a program of intrepid works by America’s great minimalists.
The Kensington Sinfonia is proud to take part in the Calgary New Music Festival with brand new works from Montreal’s Leo Purich and Calgary’s own Donovan Seidle, as well as Canadian veteran composer Marjan Mozetich. Mozetich’s work, “Affairs of the Heart” is a masterpiece that is sure to touch your soul!
This concert features the iconic and virtuosic Mysteries of the Macabre by the lateGyörgy Ligeti, a great work of theatre as well as music, featuring exciting young soprano Sarah Kirsch.
Each first Monday, Classical Revolution Calgary presents eclectic performances by local musicians in an informal café setting. For the Calgary New Music Festival, we venture into bold sound worlds of local composers, with gems by some of Calgary’s best (and least) known musical adventurers