Eve Egoyan

Friday, February 20, 2015
Event Title: Eve Egoyan

Tags:

  • Region: Prairie
  • Venue / Location: Muttart Hall (10050 – MacDonald Drive, MacEwan Alberta College, Edmonton)
  • Time: 7:30pm
  • Price: $Various
  • Genre: Woodwinds
  • External Link: New Music Edmonton
Description:

Friday February 20, 2015

Muttart Hall (10050 – MacDonald Drive, MacEwan Alberta College, Edmonton) – 7:30 pm

Canadian pianist Eve Egoyan is described as “a performer whose powers of listening cast a hypnotic spell over her audiences, opening their ears and hearts.”(National Post) A dedicated performer of living composers who has recorded 9 solo CD’s of contemporary music and commissioned numerous new works, she brings to Edmonton a diverse program of composers including James Tenney, Piers Hellawell, Linda Caitlin Smith and Michael Finnissy. Presenting a solo program of layers, weaving voices through varying densities, singing lines in rich harmonies, folklore, stacked musical gestures and soulful melodies, this award-winning performer will not disappoint.

Program:

Per Nørgård, Turn

James Tenney, To Weave (a meditation)

Linda Caitlin Smith, Nocturnes and Chorales

Michael Finnissy, Folklore, Section 2

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