Raging Against the Machine - Coming Together

Saturday, March 4, 2017
Event Title: Raging Against the Machine - Coming Together
Description:

Thin Edge New Music Collective and The Music Gallery Co- Present:

Raging Against the Machine - Coming Together
+ Raging Against the Machine CD Release

Montreal’s intrepid Ensemble Paramirabo and TENMC reunite to present works for double sextet featuring the Toronto premiere of exciting new works by, Anna Pidgorna, Colin Labadie, James O’Callaghan, alongside Yannis Kyriakides' Karaoke Etudes and Frederic Rzewski's 'Coming Together'.

Join us for the final stop of our Canadian tour made possible with generous support from the Canada Council for the Arts and celebrate the release of TENMC and EP's debut joint recording: Raging Against the Machine on Redshift Records featuring works by Steve Reich, Louis Andriessen, Anna Höstman, Brian Harman, and Patrick Giguère.

Raging Against the Machine-Coming Together Program:

James O’Callaghan (b. 1988) On notes to selves (2016) -for flute, clarinet, percussion, piano, violin, cello and portable electronics

Colin Labadie (b. 1984) "From the Horse's Mouth" (2017)-double sextet

Yannis Kyriakides (b. 1969) Karaoke Etudes (2011)-five instrumental songs for soloists, ensemble, video and soundtrack.

-Intermission-

Anna Pidgorna (b. 1985) Waiting (2017)*-for flute, clarinet, percussion, piano, violin

Frederic Rzewski (b. 1938) Coming Together (1972)-unspecified instrumentation

Ensemble Paramirabo
Jeffrey Stonehouse, flute
Laurence Neill-Poirier, clarinet
Geneviève Liboiron, violin
Viviana Gosselin, cello
Daniel Áñez, piano
David Therrien-Brongo, percussion

Thin Edge New Music Collective
Terry Lim-flutes
Juan Olivares-clarinets
Ilana Waniuk-violin
Amahl Arulanandam-cello
Cheryl Duvall- piano
Nathan Petitpas-percussion

*Canada Council for the Arts Commission performed/premiered by Ensemble Paramirabo.

** Commissioned by Thin Edge New Music Collective

***Commissioned by Thin Edge New Music Collective and Ensemble Paramirabo

'Raging Against the Machine-Coming Together' is presented in Toronto with generous support from:
The Music Gallery, Ontario Arts Council, Canada Council for the Arts, Toronto Arts Council, Ontario Arts Council, Arraymusic, SOCAN Foundation and Dream Cymbals