Composer Jocelyn Morlock takes home Jan V. Matejcek New Classical Music Award

June 25, 2018
National

"Vancouver composer Jocelyn Morlock has received the Jan V. Matejcek New Classical Music Award.

The prize for a top composer in contemporary-classical music was handed out on June 18 as part of the 2018 SOCAN Awards.

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John Burge's Everything Waits for the Lilacs

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Description:Everything Waits for the Lilacs (1996) performed by Scott Meeks at Indiana State University, May, 2010
Credits:John Burge, Scott Meek
Duration:00:05:46
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Created Date26 May 2010

John Burge's Study in Poetry No. 6 - Escape Velocity

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Description:Study in Poetry No. 6 - Escape Velocity, was given a sparkling performance by the very talented Anatasia Rizikov, while stil in her teens, as part of the 2013 Debut Atlantic Tour in Halifax, September, 2013.
Credits:John Burge, Anatasia Rizikov
Duration:00:03:56
Subject:John Burge | Studies in poetry no. 6 Escape velocity
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Created Date22 May 2015

John Burge's Twenty-Four Preludes

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Description:Mathew Walton performed the complete set of John Burge's Twenty-Four Preludes as part of his DMA requirements on Sept. 11, 2016 at the University of Alberta:
Credits:John Burge, Mathew Walton
Duration:01:05:44
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Created Date04 Oct 2016

John Burge's At Water's Edge

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Description:A parent of one of the students in the Music at Port Milford Summer School String Orchestra posted this video of the premiere performance of At Water's Edge, August 7, 2016, on YouTube [what might be missing in tuning is made up for with energy]:
Credits:John Burge, Port Milford Summer School String Orchestra
Duration:00:09:47
Subject:John Burge | At Water's Edge
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Created Date08 Aug 2016

John Burge's Cathedral Architecture

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Description:Cathedral Architecture exists in three versions: organ and brass band; organ and orchestra; organ and piano. This last version was written specifically for Duo Majoya, Marnie Giesbrecht, organ, and Joachim Segger, piano, who gave a wonderful premiere performance of the piece at West End Christian Reformed Church, Edmonton, AB on November 4, 2016. Note that the work is in five movements.
Credits:John Burge, Duo Majoya
Duration:00:37:51
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Created Date21 Dec 2016

John Burge's Four Seasons of the Canadian Flag

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Description:The National Youth Orchestra of Canada, Jonathan Darlington, conducting, performing John Burge's Four Seasons of the Canadian Flag at Maison symphonique, Montreal, July 23, 2017. The four movements are ordered: Summer, Fall, Winter and Spring.
Credits:John Burge, The National Youth Orchestra of Canada, Jonathan Darlington
Duration:02:02:50
Subject:John Burge | Four Seasons of the Canadian Flag
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Created Date13 Sep 2017

John Burge's Upper Canada Fiddle Suite

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Description:The Japanese String Orchestra, Musica 14.8, led by Etsuko Kimura, has recently posted a wonderful video of a live performance all three movements of Upper Canada Fiddle Suite that was taken from a performance in Kyoto, Japan on July 27, 2017. Etsuko also lives and performs in Toronto and played with Sinfonia Toronto in the CD recording that ensemble made of the work.
Credits:John Burge, The Japanese String Orchestra, Etsuko Kimura
Duration:00:18:48
Subject:John Burge | Upper Canada Fiddle Suite
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Created Date26 Mar 2018

Maya Badian: Music Is My Message

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Description:Maya Badian: Music Is My Message is a 23-minute documentary about the insights and messages generated by Dr. Maya Badian's compositions. I am certain that this documentary will bring to light a better understanding of composer Maya Badian's place in the history of music!
Credits:Maya Badian, Lucian Badian
Duration:00:22:57
Subject:Maya Badian | Music Is My Message
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Created Date18 May 2017

Maya Badian's Orchestral Mirrors of Life

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Description:Maya Badian's Orchestral Mirrors of Life is a 6-minute documentary about Dr. Maya Badian, who is a worldwide acclaimed prolific Romanian-born Canadian composer. The background music is Maya Badian’s Concerto for marimba, vibraphone and orchestra, dedicated to her son Mircea (1967-1989), who was a brilliant percussionist. The trailer was produced by filmmaker Adelina Suvagau. (Sonia Productions Inc., Vancouver, Canada, 2012.)
Credits:Maya Badian, Adelina Suvagau
Duration:00:05:36
Subject:Maya Badian | Orchestral Mirrors of Life
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Created Date09 Apr 2017