Sonic Boom 2016: Mixed Ensembles Concert #1

Time: 7:30 pm
Date: 2016 Mar 17
Location: Western Front

The Sonic Boom Festival 2016 kicks off with Mixed Ensembles concert #1 which features a wide variety of music for ensembles made up of one to four players. This evening of music promises to be an exciting showcase of the talent and creativity of some of BC’s finest composers as they combine instruments in beautiful and interesting ways, performed by eclectic combinations of some of BC’s finest musicians.

Mixed Ensembles concert #1

Thursday, March 17, 2016

at 7:30 pm

at Western Front

(303 – 8th Ave E, Vancouver BC)

 

Don’t miss the before concert talk/preamble given by Sonic Boom Festival 2016 Composer-in-Residence Edward Top

 

Musical works to be performed are:

Ocean Gazing by Zhimin Yu

Zheng: Zhi Qian Yu

Sheng: Tim Chan

Erhu: Song Yun

Cello: Bo Peng

 

(Un)Rooted by Kat Siu

Trombone: Ellen Marple

Trumpet: Tom Shorthouse

French horn: Nick Anderson

 

Patrick Stewart Bakes a Cake by Chris Sivak

Cello: Bryan Deans

Viola: Genevieve MacKay

Violin: Zoe Robertson

Violin: Louise Lee

 

I Don’t Really Dance by Tess Conrad

Trombone: Ellen Marple

Trumpet: Tom Shorthouse

French horn: Nick Anderson

 

Wild Deer Are in the Palm by Joel McKenzie

Trombone: Ellen Marple

Trumpet: Tom Shorthouse

French horn: Nick Anderson

 

Awkward Rock by Chris Blaber

Trombone: Ellen Marple

Trumpet: Tom Shorthouse

French horn: Nick Anderson

 

It Is Not Understood by Janessa Shae O’Hearn

Soprano: Janesa O’Hearn

Piano: Nina Horvath

 

Monet Refuses the Operation by Dinah Ayre

Soprano: Heather Pawsey

Piano: Tina Chang

 

Along the River’s Edge by Jason Hayward

Flute: Paolo Bertolussi

Alto Saxaphone: Colin McDonald

Percussion: Martin Fisk

Double Bass: David Brown

 

She Was Always Late by Elisa Thorn

Drums: Justin Devries

Bass: James Meger

Harp: Elisa Thorn

 

COME LISTEN to what’s new and exciting!!

Admission is $20 General, $15 for Students/Seniors/Artists

Festival Pass (entrance to all 4 concerts) is $50

 

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