Saturday, December 15, 2018
Event Title: A Christmas Cabaret
  • Region: British Columbia
  • Venue / Location: Canadian Music Centre, Vancouver, 837 Davie Street
  • Time: 7:00am
  • Price: $55 CAD
  • Genre: Mixed Chamber Ensembles (1-9 Performers)
  • External Link: Postmodern Camerata
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Description:

Join the Postmodern Camerata (PMC) in bringing together an intimate gathering of friends during the holiday season for an exceptional performance. The stage is set with the introduction of John Cheever's 'Christmas is a sad season for the poor', while the life of the tale is told through classic and contemporary repertoire fitting of the woven narrative.

Wednesday, March 21, 2018
Event Title: Winter Winds
  • Region: Ontario
  • Venue / Location: Heliconian Hall, 35 Hazelton Avenue, Toronto, ON
  • Time: 8:00pm
  • Price: $15 Advance /$20 Door
  • Genre: Woodwinds
  • External Link: Tickets to Winter Winds
Description:

Each year Blythwood Winds works to promote, create, and perform contemporary Canadian repertoire by living composers. This March, we return to Toronto's Heliconian Hall for the third year in a row for a concert of new Canadian music for wind quintet. The program will feature Paul Suchan's Winter Music (2013), Jordan Pal's Inclinations (2009), Montreal composer Mathieu Lussier's popular Dos Tropicos! (2001), and repeat performances of previous Blythwood commissions including Kevin Lau's Living Miniatures (2015) and Anna Höstman's Float (2017).

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on May 30, 2017

VOICES OF CANADIAN WOMEN

Blythwood Winds, champions of Canadian new music for wind quintet, celebrate the diverse output of Canada’s women composers with VOICES OF CANADIAN WOMEN, Saturday, June 10th at 8pm at Heliconian Hall.

Thursday, May 4, 2017
Event Title: MONDE
  • Region: Prairie
  • Venue / Location: Eckhardt-Gramatté Hall, U of W, 515 Portage Ave, Winnipeg
  • Time: 8:00pm
  • Price: $13.50 - 24.50
  • Genre: Mixed Chamber Ensembles (1-9 Performers)
  • External Link: http://gswell.ca/2016-2017-concert-season/monde/
Description:

A concert of new music celebrating traditions from around the world and from Manitoba, featuring soprano Sarah Jo Kirsch, a stellar string quartet and a top ensemble of Winnipeg’s best musicians. Isadora Zebeljan’s passionate New Songs for Lada for voice and string quartet is influenced by music from Serbia. Folk Music by New York’s Judd Greenstein blends folk-dance-inspired minimalism with an electric-guitar-driven jazz feeling, in what he calls “post-classical” music.

Friday, May 26, 2017
Event Title: Land's End Ensemble 20th Anniversary Celebration with Dame Evelyn Glennie
  • Region: Prairie
  • Venue / Location: Bella Concert Hall, Mount Royal University (4825 Mount Royal Gate SW, Calgary)
  • Time: 7:30pm
  • Price: $0-60
  • Genre: Mixed Chamber Ensembles (1-9 Performers)
  • External Link: http://www.landsendensemble.ca/upcoming-concerts/
Description:

Guest Artist – Dame Evelyn Glennie

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)

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on April 10, 2016

Peter Hatch’s Wiki Mozart: The Oboe Quartet Remixed
A Lecture Recital by Elizabeth Eccleston
Canadian Music Centre
20 St. Joseph Street, Toronto
Monday, April 18th, 2016 3pm
Free Admission

ELIZABETH E. ECCLESTON, oboe*
Sharon Lee, violin
Woosol Cho, viola
Dobrochna Zubek, violoncello

*In partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Doctor of Musical Arts
from the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music

PROGRAM:
Quartet in F Major, K. 370 - W. A. Mozart
Wiki Mozart - Peter Hatch

Wednesday, December 4, 2013
Event Title: Canadian Day Revisited
Description:

Stunning musicians who enthralled audiences at Canadian Day in Rome last July are about to do the same at Toronto’s Lula Lounge.

Colin Eatock’s Ashes of Soldiers, with words from Walt Whitman’s Leaves of Grass, received its broadcast premiere when the Rome concert was broadcast live on the internet. Soprano Jana Miller and clarinetist Kornel Wolak bring it to the stage again, with Younggun Kim at the piano. Violin virtuoso Guillaume Tardif reprises his performance of Aria by Jean Papineau-Couture.

Sunday, March 24, 2013 (All day)
Event Title: AIR: Music for Voice, Winds & Piano
  • Region: British Columbia
  • Venue / Location: Canadian Music Centre, 837 Davie Street, Vancouver
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  • Price: $20 advance/25 at the door
  • Genre: Mixed Chamber Ensembles (1-9 Performers)
  • External Link: ERATO 2012-2013 Season
Description:

ERATO Ensemble presentsthe third concert in our season ELEMENTS - AIR, featuring music for the unusual combination of voice and wind instruments and piano. Plus we will be premiering three new works by Vancouver composers Catherine Laub, Ian McAndrew, and Ryan Noakes!

Both performances are at very intimate venues - The Canadian Music Centre and the home of Colin Miles and Winnie Nowell. Seating is limited so be sure to get your tickets in advance here: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/profile/225963

Repertoire:
Paul Bowles - Scenes d'Anabase (St. Jean Perse)

Friday, March 22, 2013
Event Title: Junction The Dry
  • Region: Ontario
  • Venue / Location: Junction Craft Brewery, 90 Cawthra Avenue Unit #101, Toronto ON
  • Time: 11:30pm
  • Price: $25 admission & flight of beers / $20 admission / 18 & under free
  • Genre: Mixed Chamber Ensembles (1-9 Performers)
  • External Link: http://www.stephaniechua.com
Description:

Junction The Dry
Stephanie Chua, piano
Véronique Mathieu, violin

Thursday March 21, and Friday March 22, 2013
7:30 Composer chat with James Rolfe and Emilie LeBel
8:15 Concert

An evening of Canadian Compositions & Craft Beers
Musical works by Derek Johnson, Emilie LeBel, James Rolfe, Caitlin Smith & Healey Willan
Presented by The Junction Craft Brewery, and the Canadian Music Centre New Music in New Places Series

Junction Craft Brewery
90 Cawthra Avenue Unit #101, Toronto ON
(north-east of Dundas Street West and Keele Street)

For more information & to reserve tickets: