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2017, 23 September

Gallery 345, Toronto

KalypsoPenelope, and Parting, for soprano and piano

"Imperfect Art Song"
Lindsay Lalla, soprano; Tanya Paradowski, piano


2017, 9 September

University of Liverpool, UK

"'salt strange and sweet': Musical and Dramatic Tensions in Written On Skin.
Conference paper
54th Annual Conference of the Royal Musical Association


2017, 11 August

The Array Space, Toronto

The Dismantled Ship, for tenor and piano (text by Walt Whitman)

Jonathan Russell MacArthur, tenor; Cheryl Duvall, piano


2017, 14 July

King’s College London, UK

"Dazzled By The Stars: Beethoven, Kant, and the Confusions of the Sublime" Conference paper
Royal Musical Association Music and Philosophy Study Group Conference


2017, 22 June

University of TennesseE, USA

"All Aria: Minimalism and Postdramatic Opera"
Conference paper
Sixth International Conference on Music and Minimalism
at the 2017 Nief-Norf Summer Festival
Society for Minimalist Music


2017, 1 June

Edmonton International Choir FestivaL
Edmonton, Alberta

Kiss Goodnight, for a cappella men’s chorus

Pro Coro Canada; Michael Zaugg, conductor


2017, 12 May

Walter Hall, Toronto

Kalypso, for soprano and piano

Madison Angus, soprano; Helen Becqué, piano


2017, 8-9 April

Boston, MA

The Dismantled Ship, for tenor and piano

Alex Nishibun, tenor; Clare Longendyke, piano


2017, 23-24 February

Tapestry Opera
Ernest Balmer Studio, Toronto

The Yellow Wallpaper, opera scene with librettist Nicolas Billon

Tapestry Opera's New Opera 101 Workshop and Song Book VII concerts
featuring mezzo Krisztina Szabo, tenor Keith Klassen, and pianist Steven Philcox


2016, 27 November

Edmonton, AB

Kiss Goodnight and Dear Illusion, for a cappella men's chorus

Pro Coro Canada; Michael Zaugg, conductor


2016, 30 September, 2 October

American Opera Projects
Brooklyn, NYC

Freud / Jung, chamber opera
created with librettist Duncan McFarlane

American Opera Projects


2016, 22 July

Enoch Turner Schoolhouse

SheI See You, Love Is, for solo voices and piano

Regent Park School of Music Songbook Creation Program
with the Canadian Music Centre


2016, 19 May

“What Next” FestivaL
Hamilton Philharmonic Orchestra
HamILton, ON

Two Dreams, for soprano and string quartet

with soprano Christina Haldane


2016, 14 April

Theatre Alliance Francaise

Flay, for soprano, piano, and percussion

Soundstreams' Emerging Composer Workshop 2016
with mentor-composer Steve Reich


2016, 12 March

Ernest Balmer Studio, Toronto

Penelope, for soprano and piano

"To The Moon And Back"
Meher Pavri, soprano; Paul Moody, piano


2016, February 12

The Array Space, Toronto

Strange Flesh, for soprano, violin, cello, and percussion

Stacie Dunlop, soprano
Thin Edge New Music Collective

with the support of an Ontario Arts Council Music Commissioning Grant
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