Thursday, November 30, 2017: 6-9 PM

World New Music Days: Composer Meetup

Tickets: Free!
Tickets available at the door only

This special edition of the Composer Meetup includes a watch party and discussion! Join your fellow new music enthusiasts to view footage from the recent World New Music Days, taking place in Vancouver in November.

The meetup will begin at 6 PM with a screening of the November 6 concert of World New Music Days, featuring two of Canada’s top ensembles, the Ensemble Contemporain de Montréal and Turning Point Ensemble.

The program features the premiere of Canadian composer Ana Sokolović’s new violin concerto, Evta performed by Andréa Tyniec and Ensemble Contemporain de Montreal (ECM+) conducted by Véronique Lacroix, and Turning Point Ensemble performing a surrealistic fairy tale by Serbian composer Isidora Žebeljan’s.

Full program:
Ensemble contemporain de Montreal (ECM+)
Grzegorz Pieniek (Poland/Austria) – Jede Nacht besucht uns ein Traum
Martin Rane Bauck (Norway) – wie tau von dem frühgras
Iñaki Estrada Torío (Spain-Basque Country) – Astiro
Ana Sokolović (Canada) – Evta

Turning Point Ensemble
Sanda Majurec (Croatia) – Contrattempo – in three movements
Alejandro Guarello (Chile) – Mufa
Farangis Nurulla-Khoja (Tajikstan/Sweden/Canada) – Ni d’ici ni d’ailleurs
Isidora Žebeljan (Serbia) – Needle Soup: A Surrealistic Fairy Tale for Octet

Special thanks to the artists and ISCM World New Music Days 2017 for this unique opportunity!