21C - Cinq à Sept

Saturday, May 27, 2017
Event Title: 21C - Cinq à Sept
Description:

Saturday, May 27, 2017
5:00 pm

21C - Cinq à Sept

VC2
Amahl Arulanandam, cello
Bryan Holt, cello

Geoffrey Conquer, piano
Morgan-Paige Melbourne, piano

Aaron Parker, electronics
Katya Poplyansky, amplified violin

21C Ensemble

The annual 21C Music Festival Cinq à Sept features a world premiere by Japanese-Canadian Kotoka Suzuki along with the Canadian premiere of her Shimmer, Tree for piano and electronics; pianist Morgan-Paige Melbourne performing “Warrior” and “Memories In An Ancient Garden” from Scenes From a Jade Terrace by Toronto-based composer Alexina Louie; pianist Geoffrey Conquer, Rebanks Fellow at The Royal Conservatory, playing Piano Etudes by Korean composer Unsuk Chin, one of contemporary music’s most sought-after creators; the Canadian premiere of Aaron Parker’s fun minimalist work warehouse for ensemble and electronics featuring students of The Glenn Gould School; as well as the VC2 cello duo (Amahl Arulanandam and Bryan Holt) performing Raphael Weinroth-Browne’s Triumvirate.

Program:
Raphael Weinroth-Browne: Triumvirate
Kotoka Suzuki: Orison (world premiere)
Kotoka Suzuki: Shimmer, Tree (Canadian premiere)
Alexina Louie: “Warrior” and “Memories In An Ancient Garden” from Scenes From A Jade Terrace
Aaron Parker: warehouse (Canadian premiere)