Saturday, October 29, 2016
Event Title: The Sonorous Saxophone
  • Region: Prairie
  • Venue / Location: Eckhardt-Gramatté Hall of the Rozsa Centre, University of Calgary 206 University Court NW Calgary, AB
  • Time: 8:00pm
  • Price: $18-25
  • Genre: Mixed Chamber Ensembles (1-9 Performers)
  • External Link: http://scpa.ucalgary.ca/events/sonorous-saxophone
Description:

To celebrate the university’s 50th Anniversary and the 50 years that he has played the alto saxophone, Jeremy Brown has curated his most unique solo recital in a career spanning 34 years and more than 1000 concerts.

Tonight, Brown performs within a chamber group, as a solo artist and with electronics, in a program that includes the world premiere of new works for saxophone, by Canadian composers Brent Lee and Robert Lemay, who will be in attendance.

Improvisation, jazz, classical… all performed on the sonorous saxophone (and perhaps a bit of flute).

Jeremy Brown (saxophone, flute)

Wednesday, February 27, 2013
Event Title: "Folklore, Myth and Legend" -- Ensemble Paramirabo Canadian Tour 2013
  • Region: Prairie
  • Venue / Location: National Music Centre, 134 11 Avenue SE Calgary
  • Time: 3:00am
  • Price: $15 at the door only
  • Genre: Mixed Chamber Ensembles (1-9 Performers)
  • External Link: Ensemble Paramirabo website
Description:

To celebrate the 100th anniversary of 'Rite of Spring', Ensemble Paramirabo
commissioned an arrangement of Stravinsky's revolutionary piece for their
first Canadian tour, Folklore, Myth and Legend. Through music, this dynamic
Montreal-based quintet presents works revolving around the fantastical in
Calgary, Regina, Saskatoon, Brandon, Winnipeg and Toronto.

Founded in 2010 by young professional musicians, Ensemble Paramirabo is
dedicated to performing new composers' works. Bachtrack has described the