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Emerging Composer Workshop with 7090 As part of Gaudeamus: Deconstructed and Reconstructed, the Amsterdam-based trio 7090 will workshop and record pieces by local Toronto emerging composers. more
Local vs Global In a wired world, where music and ideas from the remotest corners are as accessible as if from just down the road, is there still such a thing as a local sound? more
New Music 101 This concert also serves as foretaste of upcoming events in the Toronto concert season. The modern Dutch contribution to music is explored in Gaudeamus: Deconstructed and Reconstructed, Continuum’s co-presentation with the Canadian Section ISCM (International Society for Contemporary Music), the Music Gallery and Arraymusic, April 3–5. more
Singing the Earth Scored for mezzo-soprano, clarinet/recorder, saxophone, violin, bass, accordion, piano/organ, and percussion, it is performed amidst an installation of paper banners hung from above, a shifting forest of verticals lit to evoke the mystery of a hushed forest, of nature’s life and death drama, and a community of peoples forming new ways of living while struggling to preserve the old. more