Now Hear This

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New Music Edmonton presents:

NOW HEAR THIS FESTIVAL 2016

Holy Trinity Anglican Church, 10037 84 Ave, Edmonton

Monday, March 14 – Thursday, March 17

  • Darren Copeland workshop sessions with Norah Lorway, Nico Arnáez and Gary Joynes.

  • Darren workshop(s) with emerging artists.

  • Lori workshop(s) with emerging artists.

  • School outreach.

Friday, March 18

  • 7:00 pm - Lori Freedman, The Virtuosity of Excess, featuring works bass and contrabass clarinets by Brian Ferneyhough, Richard Barrett, Paul Steenhuisen, Raphael Cendo and Paolo Perezzani.
  • 8:30 pm - Darren Copeland and Friends, featuring multi-channel electroacoustic works by Darren Copeland, Norah Lorway, Nico Arnaez and Gary James Joynes.
  • 10:00 pm Late-night Live 1 - Live performances by some of Edmonton’s most exciting and innovative sonic artists.

Saturday, March 19

  • 10:00 am - Live interview with guest artists.
  • 2:00 pm - Edmonton Saxophone Quartet: Edmonton premieres of compositions for saxophone quartet curated from our open call.
  • 4:30 pm - Panel Discussion.
  • 7:00  pm - Damn magpies: Edmonton’s recently-formed improv sextet performs live with special guest Lori Freedman.
  • 8:30 pm - LISH: a newly created performance for dance and trumpet by Jen Mesch and Nate Wooley.
  • 10:00 Late-night Live II - Live performances by some of Edmonton’s most exciting and innovative sonic artists.

Sunday, March 20

  • 11:00 am - Free workshop event.
  • 2:00 pm - Violet Collective: Edmonton premieres of compositions for our resident ensemble curated from our open call.
  • 4:00 pm - Closing event.