Join us for a free online concert in our A Little Further Series!
Featuring: Katie Rife, percussion
premiering on Friday, November 12, at 7:30 pm on our YouTube Channel.
Free to watch and listen!
(Concert will be free to listen to for up to one year)
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Programme: (not in concert order)
John L. Baker: Tesseract Double Tour
Aaron Graham: Thy Fearful Symmetry
Leif Tomas Marken Jack: Phonemic Étude No. 1 “Common Thread”
Sam Meadahl: Ethereal Fluidity
Athena Loredo: mind map
Benjamin Sigerson: 학-Crane
Glenn Sutherland: Circle of Breath
Sarah Yun Xian Wong: 6:03 pm November 7, 2083
About Katie Rife
Katie has worked closely with composers for concerts with Vancouver New Music, Redshift Music Society, Music on Main, Allegra Chamber Orchestra, during the ISCM World New Music Days in Vancouver, and as part of Sonic Boom. Previously she was the director and founder of the new music sextet the Ethos Collective, a rare hybrid ensemble of classically-trained musicians who performed both composed and improvised new music, and who were featured as part of Vancouver Pro Musica’s Further Series.
As an improviser Katie has performed in numerous graphic score and conduction projects with Vancouver New Music’s Artistic Director Giorgio Magnanensi, and numerous open score projects and recordings with the Redshift Music Society. Katie also has a strong love of orchestral music and performs as the principal percussionist of the Okanagan Symphony as well as an extra musician with the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra and Vancouver Metropolitan Orchestra.
Katie holds a Masters of Music from the San Francisco Conservatory of Music, a Bachelors of Music from the University of British Columbia, and also credits much of her creative thinking to time spent at the Banff Centre.