Montreal – FLAK Studio with Jose Navas –In Production
Workshop, choreographed version of Normand Forget’s chamber music palimpsest of Schubert’s Die Winterreise with choreographer Jose Navas. Centre Culturel de Notre Dame de Grace, Montreal.
Preparation of New Commissions – Peter-Anthony Togni’s Living Flame of Love for Michael Zaugge and Edmonton’s Pro Choro ensemble with accordion and harp; and Andrew MacDonald’s Virgo Rising for accordion and electric guitar.
Toronto, Canadian Music Centre , National Centre
International Call for Works with Montreal clarinetist Martin Carpentier. Timelines, dates and final concert of selected works for 2019 TBA.
Toronto, Betty Oliphant Theatre
Bellows and Brass for New Music Concerts, presentation of Linda Bouchard’s multidisciplinary work Murderous Little World
based on a text by poet Anne Carson.
Bishop’s University, Lennoxville Quebec
Series “Chez Nous”
Inaugural concert of the Virgo Project, with composer Andrew MacDonald. Works for accordion and guitar by J.S Bach, G. Teleman, Gershwin and the world premiere of Virgo Ascending by Andrew MacDonald.
Presentation of staged version of Schubert’s Winterreise with Pentaedre and choreographer Jose Navas.
Postcards from the Baroque,
Noon Hours Series, University of Guelph. Solo works by Antonio Soler, Jean Phillipe Rameau and J.S.Bach’s viola da gamba sonata BWV 1026, Doug Perry, violist.
World Premiere performance of Peter Togni’s Living Flame of Love, Nova Scotia Arts Council commission for Joseph Petric, Michael Zaugge and the the Pro Coro Choir, with accordion and harp.
Kitchener Waterloo Chamber Music Society
Bellows and Brass presents Baroque works by Roman, Viviani, Bach, Jacobi
Rehearsal of a newly commissoned work by Canadian composer Gordon Williamson for two Inuit throat singers, and the Stuttgart NeueVokalSextet and accordion.
Montreal, Quebec. Montreal New Music Festival
World premiere of Gordon Williamson commission.
France, Lille Conservatoire
Royal Northern College of Music
British premiere of Normand Forget’s chamber version of Schubert’s Winterreise for Pentaedre Woodwind Quintet and tenor Christoph Pregardien
London, England. Wigmore Hall
Schubert’s Winterreise with Pentaedre Woodwind Quintet and German tenor Christoph Pregardien.
Weston, Herts, UK
Solo concert of works by J.S. Bach, J.P. Rameau, Antonio Soler, Ole Schmidt and Torbjorn Lunquist.
Kitchener-Waterloo, Wilfred Laurier University
Noon Hour Series
World premiere of David Mott’s Chamber Concerto for duo Erosonic, baritone saxophone and accordion and the Penderecki String Quartet.