STS 2015 – Four Sections

Sunday, February 8, 2015
Event Title: STS 2015 – Four Sections
  • Region: Atlantic
  • Venue / Location: Festival Theatre, Wolfville, NS
  • Time: 7:30pm
  • Price: $Freewill donation ($20 suggested) / free for students with valid I.D.
  • Genre: Orchestra / Large Ensembles (10+)
  • External Link: Acadia New Music Society
  • Composer: Derek Charke
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Description:

The Acadia Wind Ensemble and Acadia Chamber Orchestra present the world premiere of “Wired and Wound” for solo saxophone (performed by Tristan De Borba) by Derek Charke and “Four Sections” by Steve Reich.

Programme:

Derek Charke / Disturbances of Circadian Rhythm
Derek Charke, flute and electronics

Derek Charke (arr. Mark Hopkins) / Wired and Wound (World Premiere)
Tristan De Borba, alto saxophone solo
Acadia University Wind Ensemble
Mark Hopkins, conductor

Steve Reich / Four Sections
Acadia University Orchestra
Christoph Both, conductor

The Acadia New Music Society (ANMS) is proud to present its 8th annual new music festival. Featuring: Jeffrey Zeigler, a world-class artist from New York City and former cellist of the Kronos Quartet. The Blue Engine String Quartet, Nova Scotia’s premiere quartet and members of Symphony Nova Scotia. NBG Ensemble, our resident festival Pierrot-style group. The Acadia Wind Ensemble and Symphony Orchestra, Acadia teaching faculty, and regional performers and composers.

The Acadia New Music Society acknowledges our funding partners: Arts Nova Scotia, The Canada Council for the Arts, The SOCAN Foundation, The Municipality of the County of Kings, and Acadia University.