Header - Regions

Prairie

Latest News

from Prairie
on January 11, 2017

Ravens Album Release Concert – January 24 at the King Eddy, Calgary

On January 20, 2017, Yellowknife musician Carmen Braden will release her debut studio album Ravens through Centrediscs, the Canadian Music Centre’s label....

from Prairie
on January 03, 2017

Michael Ducharme’s X-1 (2015) will be performed by the Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra (WSO) led by Resident Conductor, Julian Pellicano. The concert, on Tuesday, January 31 at 7:30pm at the Centennial Concert Hall, is part of the 2017 Winnipeg New Music Festival.

“We’re thrilled Michael was chosen as the winner...

from Prairie
on December 06, 2016

The Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra reported in its 2015-2016 Annual Report an accumulated surplus of more than half a million dollars. Financially, things were not always so rosy. At some point in its now almost seventy-year-old existence, the Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra had a staggering deficit of three million...

from Prairie
on August 30, 2016

"Whether it’s exploring the work of specific composers or searching for music to perform at special events, students, faculty and staff can now access the scores of almost 1,000 composers in the collection of the Canadian Music Centre (CMC) through the library catalogue at the University of Calgary.

from Prairie
on August 12, 2016

The Toronto Symphony Orchestra and the Canadian Music Centre are teaming up to offer a reading session for Canadian composers. This is an unparalleled opportunity for composers to hear their works rehearsed in a professional orchestra setting while gaining experience working with a professional organization.

...
from Prairie
on August 03, 2016

Calgarian Thomas Yu wowed the crowd in Fort Worth TC at the Seventh Cliburn International Amateur Piano Competition with his rendition of Butterflies and Bobcats by CMC Associate Composer David McIntyre . His...

from Prairie
on August 03, 2016

"Ottawa, August 3, 2016 – Cellist Daniel Hass is the recipient of the 2016 Canada Council Michael Measures Prize. A unique collaboration between the Canada Council for the Arts and the NYO Canada (National Youth Orchestra of Canada), this $25,000 prize recognizes promising talent in the next generation of Canadian...

from Prairie
on August 03, 2016

Auditions - Pro Coro Canada
Auditions for substitute positions in all sections for the Pro Coro Canada ensemble will be held on September 6 and 7, between 6:00 PM and 10:00 PM. Inquiries should be directed to curtisknecht@procoro.ca. Curtis can...

from Prairie
on May 13, 2016

(Calgary, AB — April 19, 2016) With the opening of Studio Bell, home of the National Music Centre (NMC) mere months away, NMC is excited to start accepting new submissions to its Artist in Residence program.

NMC’s unique approach to having a “living” collection allows artists to access our historic...

from Prairie
on April 14, 2016

Sharing performances from JUNO Awards Classical Nominees Showcase 2016.

MC: Katherine Duncan, CBC Music, Calgary

String Quartet, Mvt. IV by Jordan Pal*
Wild West String Quartet

Hitchcock...