Toronto -918 Bathurst
Tribute to composer Fuhong Shi (Beijing), with works by Fuhong Shi, Christos Hatzis, Marjan Mozetich and Claude Vivier.World premiere of Vivier’s Pulau Dewata for accordion and viola.
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;
Andrew MacDonald’s Virgo Rising for accordion and electric guitar.
Toronto, Isabelle Bader 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.
Presentation of staged version of Schubert’s Winterreise with Pentaedre and choreographer Jose Navas for CINARS.
Accordion 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 conductor for the Pro Choro Choir, accordion and harp.
CD recording of Living Flame of Love.