Calgary New Music FestivalPart of the Calgary New Music Festival “Festiva!”

Neil Cockburn plays pieces from Petr Eben “Four Biblical Dances”, Messiaen “L’ascension” and Rachel Laurin “Prelude and Fugue in F minor, Op. 45”

May 15, 2015
Wyatt Recital Hall
Mount Royal University


Petr Eben (1929-2007)
Four Biblical Dances
i. The Dance of David Before the Ark of the Covenant
ii. The Dance of the Shulamite
iii. The Dance of Jeptha’s Daughter
iv. The Wedding in Cana

Olivier Messiaen (1908-1992)
i. Majesté du Christ demandant sa gloire à son Père
ii. Alleluias sereins d’une âme qui désire le ciel
iii. Transports de joie d’une âme devant la gloire du Christ qui est la sienne
iv. Prière du Christ montant vers son Père

Rachel Laurin (b. 1961) (Canadian)
Prelude and Fugue in F minor, Op. 45

Artist bio: Neil Cockburn



Presented by
Mount Royal University Conservatory

This is a free event, but because of the capacity limitation of 50, it is necessary for audience members to acquire an e-ticket in advance by telephoning the MRU Box Office at 403.440.7770. Any remaining tickets will be available at the door. Seats for e-ticket holders will be held until 7.55pm after which empty seats will be offered as rush tickets, up to the venue capacity. There is no guarantee for ticket holders beyond 7:55pm.