WCMA Classical Music Showcase

WCMA Showcase

Western Canadian Music Awards/BreakOut West Classical Music Showcase
co-presented with the Canadian Music Centre
Saturday, October 4, 2014, 2:00pm
Eckhardt-Gramatté Hall
University of Winnipeg

This co-presentation with the Canadian Music Centre will be a spectacular concert showcasing classical and new music nominees from the Western Canadian Music Awards (held in Winnipeg on October 5). The program will feature a diverse array of Canada’s most talented composers and performers of creative music today.

The concert features the following performers:

Corey Hamm (piano; nominee, Classical Recording of the Year): Frederic Rzewski, The People United Will Never Be Defeated! and Jocelyn Morlock (composer; nominee, Classical Composition of the Year), Corybantic.

Megumi Masaki (piano): Patrick Carrabré (composer; nominee, Classical Composition of the Year), Orpheus Drones.

Land’s End Ensemble (nominee, violin, cello, piano): Allan Bell (composer; nominee, Classical Composition of the Year), Phénomènes.

Jeff Presslaff Nonet (nominee, Jazz Recording of the Year): Measure for Measure for Measure, Such Sweet Sadness, Tango para Rosalba, Marda Loop.

Admission: Pay what you can