CMC Presents: The Andrew Downing Ensemble

Thursday, November 9, 2017
Event Title: CMC Presents: The Andrew Downing Ensemble
  • Region: Ontario
  • Venue / Location: Canadian Music Centre 20 St. Joseph St. Toronto, ON M4Y 1J9
  • Time: 5:30pm
  • Price: $20, $15, $12, $10
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Thursday November 9, 2017

CMC Presents 2017/2018 season

The Andrew Downing Ensemble to perform selections from Andrew's recording Otterville 

Featuring Andrew Downing, Michael Davidson, Tara Davidson, Nick Fraser, Aline Homzy, and Paul Mathew. The concert will feature video projections by graphic designer Yesim Tosuner.

General Admission. $15 Advance / $20 at the door
CMC Members and Arts Workers. $12 Advance / $15 at the door
Students. $10 anytime

Canadian Music Centre
20 St. Joseph St.
Toronto, ON M4Y 1J9
416-961-6601 x202

About: Andrew Downing is a Toronto based double bass player, cellist, composer and bandleader. He plays primarily in the creative jazz scene in Canada, but also performs classical chamber music, improvised music, folk and roots music, and world music. His projects include MELODEON, a 7-piece chamber ensemble that performs live music to silent films and ANAHTAR, a Turkish-Canadian project inspired by his yearly visits to İstanbul, Turkey. He has composed music for The Vancouver Bach Choir, the Prince George Symphony Orchestra and Orchestra London, and he has arranged music for The Gryphon Trio, the Art of Time Ensemble and Patricia O’Callaghan. He has won two Juno awards for work with his group The Great Uncles of the Revolution and Zubot and Dawson and performs regularly with David Occhipinti, The Lina Allemano Four, Jayme Stone and Patricia O’Callaghan.

Generously supported by The Mary-Margaret Webb Foundation, The McLean Foundation and the Canada Arts Presentation Fund.