Celebrating John Beckwith at 90

Friday, April 28, 2017
Event Title: Celebrating John Beckwith at 90
  • Region: Ontario
  • Venue / Location: Trinity St. Paul’s Centre, 427 Bloor Street W.
  • Time: 7:15pm
  • Price: --
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  • External Link: www.newmusicconcerts.com
Description:

Friday April 28. 2017
Introduction @ 7:15
Concert @ 8:00

Celebrating JOHN BECKWITH

Benjamin Butterfield tenor | William Aide piano | Accordes Quartet
NMC Ensemble | Robert Aitken direction

John Beckwith (Canada 1927) – Calling (2016) (World premiere, NMC commission)
John Weinzweig (Canada 1913-2006) – String Quartet No.3 (1962)
Igor Stravinsky (Russia/USA 1882-1971) – In Memoriam Dylan Thomas (1954)
John Beckwith – Avowals (1985)
John Beckwith – Quintet (2015) (World premiere)

Trinity St. Paul’s Centre, 427 Bloor Street W.