Acadia New Music Society : Shattering the Silence 2014

Saturday, February 8, 2014
Event Title: Acadia New Music Society : Shattering the Silence 2014
  • Region: Atlantic
  • Venue / Location: Acadia University, Nova Scotia
  • Time: 12:30am
  • Price: $Free will donation at the door
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Description:

Fri. Feb. 7, 2014

Masterclasses, lectures, open rehearsals, and composer outreach TBA.

Concert 4
REWIND
7:30 pm Festival Theatre
Admission: free will donation at the door
Students free with valid I.D.

Program:

Aidan Matthais* / Kingdom world premiere
Chamber Orchestra, directed by Christoph Both

Adam Clarke* / Reconcile world premiere
Percussion Ensemble, directed by Mark Adam

Liam Elliot* / Skaftafell world premiere
Percussion Ensemble, directed by Mark Adam

Allan Gordon Bell / Nocturne
Paula Rockwell, mezzo-soprano
Susan Archibald, Piano

Intermission

Allison Dean* / Who Will Go? world premiere
Chorus, directed by Michael Caines

Jim O’Leary / 3 Polish Songs
Christianne Rushton, mezzo-soprano
Jack Chen, flute
Simon Docking, piano

Derek Charke / Rewind and Fast Forward
Fifth Wind Quintet with Gli Altri (the others)
Jack Chen, flute
Suzanne Lemieux, oboe
Eileen Walsh, clarinet
Ivor Rothwell, bassoon
Mary Lee, horn

Gli Altri is a selection of students and faculty – TBA.

Fifth Wind Quintet is Nova Scotia’s premiere wind quintet, comprising five members of Symphony Nova Scotia: Jack Chen, flute; Suzanne Lemieux, oboe; Eileen Walsh, clarinet; Ivor Rothwell, bassoon; Mary Lee, horn. During STS 2014, they will feature a new work by Derek Charke while sharing the stage with a mixed Gli Altri ensemble.

* Acadia Composition Student