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from National
on December 8, 2016

"Asked if his old composition teacher Rudolf Komorous has a pop-music equivalent, Christopher Butterfield hesitated for a second.

Then he snapped his fingers.

“Alex Chilton,” Butterfield said. “Stayed in Memphis. Kept on doing his weird thing. Tremendously influential in a certain way.”

In the...

from Prairie
on December 6, 2016

The Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra reported in its 2015-2016 Annual Report an accumulated surplus of more than half a million dollars. Financially, things were not always so rosy. At some point in its now almost seventy-year-old existence, the Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra had a staggering deficit of three million...

from National
on December 6, 2016

"...Billed as “The Voices of Women,” the performance was one voice singing for many voices. Composers need performers to be heard. Through Ms. Simard-Galdes’ exquisite artistry, the musical voices of many women composers achieved sublime expression. It was a delight from beginning to end.

from British Columbia
on December 6, 2016

Langley Community Music School is inviting young composers to participate in our Young Composers’ Competition. Composers will have the opportunity to work with the Rose Gellert String Quartet during a workshop where their pieces will be performed and critiqued by the ensemble and jury. Winning works will receive...

from National
on December 1, 2016

The Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra on Tuesday introduced Dr. Vincent Ho as its new Music Advisor.

“Vincent is a very well-known Canadian composer; has a terrific body of works and has done an exceptional job with other orchestras across Canada,” says Paul Dornian, President and CEO of the...

from National
on December 1, 2016

"Sophia (Zosha) Di Castri is a Canadian composer/pianist living in New York. She was appointed as Assistant Professor of Music at Columbia in 2014. On Thursday, December 1, 2016, the Miller Theatre at Columbia University will present an evening-length Composer Portrait series concert of Di Castri’s works featuring...

from National
on December 1, 2016

The Canadian League of Composers (CLC), in partnership with the Canadian Music Centre (CMC) and Continuum Contemporary Music, are pleased to announce the six composer-mentor pairings for PIVOT, a mentorship program for Canadian composers in 2016-17:

Rebecca Bruton with...

from National
on November 25, 2016

The Canadian League of Composers (CLC) and the Canadian Music Centre (CMC) are pleased to announce Tim Brady as the winner of the 2016 Friends of Canadian Music Award.

from Ontario
on November 22, 2016

For Immediate Release : November 22, 2016

TorontoThe Scarborough Philharmonic Orchestra (SPO), the Canadian Music Centre, and University of Toronto Schools...

from National
on November 21, 2016

ORIANA Women’s Choir values the creation of new works for women’s voices. Since its inception the choir has commissioned and premièred over 70 Canadian works. The singers and Artistic Director Mitchell Pady look forward to presenting the winning entry in the 2016/17 Choral Composition Competition, and to bringing...