Composers often borrow phrases from other compositions, films, recordings, memes, hashtags and more as building blocks in their own creations. Celebrate the art of inspiration and creation in this New Music Festival.
Friday, April 15 / Uvic Sonic Lab • Wednesday, April 20 / Colin Tilney in Recital • Friday, April 22 / New Guitars • Saturday, April 23 / Victoria Symphony.
Tickets are $20 per concert (by donation for Uvic Sonic Lab and $16/$11 for New Guitars in advance). Festival Passes are $25 and available at Victoria Symphony box office at 620 View Street, Suite 610.
Saturday, April 23, 8:00 PM @ Alix Goolden Hall
Tania Miller, conductor / Terence Tam, violin / Victoria Lindsay, violin / Tzenka Dianova, prepared piano and harpsichord
Astapov – Ictus Solis
Mayo – Knot
Dean – Carlo
Lizee – Behind the Sound of Music
Schnittke – Concerto Grosso No. 1
Tickets are $15 – $20 and available here or at the door. Festival passes are $25 and available at the Victoria Symphony box office at 620 View Street.
Uvic Sonic Lab
Friday, April 15, 8:00 PM @ Phillip T. Young Recital Hall
Ajtony Csaba, director / Evan Hesketh, assistant conductor / Thomas Nicholson, piano
Alec Hall – Hyperwarp*
Louis Anderson – Hout
Anton von Webern – Quartet Op. 22
Gyӧrgy Kurtág – …quasi una fantasia….for piano and ensemble –
Admission by donation
Colin Tilney in Recital
Then and Now: Colin Tilney in Recital
Wednesday, April 20, 8:00 PM @ Oak Bay United Church (1355 Mitchell St, Victoria, BC)
Colin Tilney, harpsichord / Maurice Ohana, Carillons
Louis Couperin – Suite in D minor
Louis Andriessen – Overture to Orpheus
Priaulx Rainier – Quinque
Linda Catlin Smith – Gravity*
Buxtehude – Variations on La Capricciosa
Tickets are $20 and available here, at the Victoria Symphony box office or at the door. Festival passes are $25 and available through the Victoria Symphony box office at 620 View Street.
Friday, April 22, 8:00 PM @ Open Space (2nd Floor, 510 Fort Street)
Alex Jang, conductor / Alexander Dunn, guitar / Robert Ward, Douglas Hensley, Brian Desjarlais, guitars / Sylvina Samuel, cello / Alex Olsen, contrabass
Jacob TV – The Body of Your Dreams (for two guitars & boombox)
Sofia Gubaidulina – Repentance (for violoncello, three guitars and double bass)
Liova Bueno – Duo Fantástico (for two guitars)
Ronald Bruce Smith – 5 Pieces (for guitar & Live Electronics)
Jacob TV – Jesus is Coming – (for four guitars & boombox)
Advance tickets are $16 general, $11 students/seniors/members and available here or by calling 1.800.838.3006.
Tickets at the door are $20 general, $15 students/seniors/members. Festival passes are $25 and available at the Victoria Symphony box office at 620 View Street.