David Eagle composes chamber, orchestral and electroacoustic music, and explores computer applications in composition and sonic arts. Active as a composer and interpreter of interactive works, he has developed various approaches focusing on sonic transformation through gesture.  He is a Professor in the School of Creative and Performing Arts at the University of Calgary and in 2013 he was named a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada.  Performances in Canada and abroad include the Turning Point Ensemble, Aventa Ensemble, Vancouver New Music, Trio Fibonacci, New Works Calgary, Ensemble Resonance, Land’s End Chamber Ensemble, accordionist Stefan Hussong, Sound Travels–New Adventures in Sound Art, New Music Concerts (Toronto), Musicacoustica in Beijing, Winnipeg New Music Festival, the Cantai Festival in Taipei, Tessera Festival in Tokyo,  and the Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie Karlsruhe.  Two of his more recent recordings are Passages on light blue records, available at electrocd.com and Secret of the Seven Stars, Music of Hope Lee and David Eagle, Centrediscs.


Music Centre Composer Showcase: David Eagle

October 27, 2019 | Calgary New Music Festival