Calendar (2016-2017)

 

2017, December 14 and 15

Vancouver,Canada

Moon, for solo piano

"Music for the Winter Solstice" at Music on Main
Rachel Kiyo Iwaasa, piano

 

2017, November 27

Toronto, Canada

Guest lecture, "The Composer's Imagination", University of Toronto

 

2017, October-November

Canada and USA, various

Two Dreams, arr. for soprano and piano

Alexandra Smither, soprano
Eckhardt-Gramatté Competition 2017-2018 winner's tour
with Trevor Chartrand, piano and with Pierre-André Doucet, piano

 

2017, October 27

Toronto, Canada

Two Dreams, for soprano and string quartet

Rachel Krehm, soprano; Ton Beau String Quartet

 

2017, October 22

Kingston, Canada

Leap of the Heart, fanfare for orchestra
commissioned through the Toronto Symphony Orchestra Canada Mosaic Project celebrating Canada's Sesquicentennial

Click here for more information about this "Sesquie" commission

"Canadian Seasons" (Masterworks Series)
Kingston Symphony
Evan Mitchell, conductor

 

2017, September 30

Nuit Blanche, Toronto, Canada

Listen to the Chorus, immersive video installation for Nuit Blanche Toronto

Madeleine Co. and Nasim Asgari, spoken-word poet
score by Cecilia Livingston
click here for more information on the Nuit Blanche site

 

2017, September 23

Toronto, Canada

Leap of the Heart, fanfare for orchestra
commissioned through the Toronto Symphony Orchestra Canada Mosaic Project celebrating Canada's Sesquicentennial

click here for more information about this "Sesquie" commission

"A Tribute to Glenn Gould"
Toronto Symphony Orchestra
Peter Oundjian, conductor; Colm Feore, host

 

2017, 23 September

Toronto, Canada

KalypsoPenelope, and Parting, for soprano and piano

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

 

2017, 9 September

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

Toronto, Canada

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

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, Canada

Kiss Goodnight, for a cappella men’s chorus

Pro Coro Canada; Michael Zaugg, conductor

 

2017, 12 May

Toronto, Canada

Kalypso, for soprano and piano

Madison Angus, soprano; Helen Becqué, piano

 

2017, 8-9 April

Boston, USA

The Dismantled Ship, for tenor and piano

Alex Nishibun, tenor; Clare Longendyke, piano

 

2017, 23-24 February

Toronto, Canada

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, Canada

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, USA

Freud / Jung, chamber opera
created with librettist Duncan McFarlane

American Opera Projects

 

2016, 22 July

Toronto, Canada

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, Canada

Two Dreams, for soprano and string quartet

with soprano Christina Haldane

 

2016, 14 April

Toronto, Canada

Flay, for soprano, piano, and percussion

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

 

2016, 12 March

Toronto, Canada

Penelope, for soprano and piano

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

 

2016, February 12

Toronto, Canada

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
click here for a video intro to the piece