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 Ascending for accordion and electric guitar.
Sept 1 CMC International Call for New Works,
National Office of the Canadian Music Centre
For accordion and clarinet, clarinetist Martin Carpentier (Montreal), in co-operation with international new music centres. Details to be announced.
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.
Bishop’s University, Lennoxville Quebec
Chez Nous Series
Works by J.S. Bach, G. Telemann, world premiere of Virgo Ascending
by Andrew MacDonald, works by Gershwin
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 commissioned by the Nova Scotia Arts Council for Michael Zaugge , Edmonton’s Pro Choro Choir, accordion and harp.
Kitchener Waterloo Chamber Music Society
Bellows and Brass, works by Krebs, Roman, Viviani,
J.S.Bach, Wolfgang Jacobi.
Workshop/production of world premiere of Commissioned work by composer Gordon Williamson for two Inuit throat singers and the NeueVocalSolisten.
Montreal, MnM Festival, Christ Church Cathedral
World premiere of work by Gordon Williamson, two Inuit throat singers, NeueVocalSolisten of Stuttgart and accordion.
Masterclasses in France, Cities and venues TBA
Wigmore Hall, London
Schubert’s Die Winterreise chamber version by Normand Forget, with Pentaedre Woodwind Quintet and tenor Christoph Pregardien.
Solo Concert works by J.S. Bach, Soler, J.P Rameau, O. Schmidt and T. Lunquist.
Wilfred Laurier University, Noon Hour Series
World premiere of David Mott’s chamber concerto for accordion, baritone saxophone in the duo Erosonic with the Penderecki String Quartet.