Just heard about this little day long festival. DÃ¡niel PÃ©ter BirÃ³ will be playing Changes by Carter and Shard will be played by UVic studentÂ Stefan MaierÂ .
Open Space presents:
The First Tsilumos Festival
new music and more . . . for all the senses
March 20 from 11:30 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Day Tickets $20
SALT is a day long festival of contemporary music and dance from Canada and around the world. TheÂ Tsilumos Ensemble is an exciting new group of musicians brought together to offer new possibilities in engaging all the senses.
Concert 1 at 11:30 a.m.Â Brunch with Elliott Carter
Joanna Hood, Ajtony Csaba, DÃ¡niel PÃ©ter BirÃ³ and the Lafayette Quartet perform works of this contemporary American master
Concert 2 at 3:30 p.m.Â New Virtuosity
Tzenka Dianova, Kris Covlin, Mark McGregor, Hannah Burton, Rob Phillips and Kevin Grady play works of BirÃ³, Newsome, Maxwell (Canadian Premieres), Berio, Xenakis, Avram and Nicolescu
Concert 3 at 5:30 p.m.Â Response 1
Featuring Arnold Schoenbergâ€™sÂ Pierrot Lunaire and a response-piece by German composer Annette BrosinÂ Ãœbersetzungen performed by Heather Harker, Crystal Yang, Liam Hockley, Nathan Friedman, Darren Miller, Emily Burton, Brooke Wilken, Monika Zaborowski and conducted by Alex Jang
Concert 4 at 7:00 p.mÂ Response 2
Featuring Lachenmannâ€™s famous string quartetÂ Gran Torso and a response-piece by Canadian Composer Darren Miller forÂ felipe de almeida ribeiro performed by Liz Massi, Deidre Carr, Jiten Beairsto and Chantal Bian
Concert 5 at 8:30 p.m.Â Dancing in the Sound of Light
Groundbreaking works by Donatoni, Grisey and Czernowin performed by the Tsilumos Ensemble conducted by Ajtony Csaba with special guests from the Suddenly Dance Theatre
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