2014 / Events, performances

SHADOW PLAY — for flute and tabla; performance by Josephine Wilkin and Shawn Mativetsky; Powis Hall, Bangor University, Bangor, Wales; 6 March 2014.

AL PARADISO — for violin, bass clarinet and SATB choir; premiere performance by Karl StobbeLori Freedman and Canzona, conducted by Henry Engbrecht; at Crescent Fort Rouge United Church, Winnipeg, Manitoba; Monday, 3 March 2014.

FAR HEAVENS — for chromatic dizi and string orchestra; premiere performance by Xiao Nan Wang and the Manitoba Chamber Orchestra, conducted by Judith Yan; at Westminster United Church, Winnipeg, Manitoba; Wednesday, 8 January 2014.

2013 / Events, performances

Swirl —for solo cello; performance by Clara Shandler; Backstage Lounge, 1585 Johnston Street., Vancouver, B.C.; Sunday, 15 December 2013.

Caña — for Latin band, string trio and button accordion; premiere performance by Papa Mambo Band led by Rodrigo Muñoz; Mary Lawton, Elise LavalléeEmma Quackenbush, string trio; and Jim Hiscott, button accordion; in GroundSwell ’Latin Party’ concert, at Eckhardt-Gramatté Hall, University of Winnipeg; Thursday, 16 May 2013.

Norte Tropical CD launch — new CD by Rodrigo Muñoz and Jim Hiscott. Live performances of selections from the CD by Rodrigo, Jim and quartet, at the Atrium, McNally Robinson Booksellers, Grant Park Mall, Winnipeg. Saturday, 4 May 2013.

Cantu — for orchestra; premiere performance by the Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Alexander Mickelthwate; Centennial Concert Hall, Winnipeg; Tuesday, 29 January 2013.

World Dances is a good example of  new music that really works” — Andrew Thompson, Winnipeg Free Press