At The Seams

September 19, 2015, 8 pm
Pre-concert chat 7:15 pm
Harbourfront Centre Theatre
231 Queens Quay West, Toronto, ON, CA, M5J 2G8 map

In this showcase concert bursting with the finest in Canadian composition, Thierry Tidrow receives the Jules Léger Prize for his 2014 composition Au fond du cloître humide, commissioned by Continuum. Also featured are three world premieres by former Léger contenders Chris Paul Harman, André Ristic and Alec Hall and a work for solo piano featuring Gregory Oh by New York based composer Caroline Shaw. Watch the premiere performance of Au fond du cloître humide here.

Program

  1. Zoopoetics †‡
    Alec HallCA
  2. Chris Paul HarmanCA
  3. André RisticCA
  4. Caroline ShawUS
  5. Thierry TidrowCA
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* Canada Council Commission
† Premiered by Continuum
‡ Continuum Commission

Performers

Carol Lynn Fujino (violin), Paul Widner (cello), Anne Thompson (flute), Anthony Thompson (clarinet), Gregory Oh (piano), Ryan Scott (percussion), Brian Current (conductor)

Video

At The Seams
Thierry Tidrow