Thursday, April 25, 2019, 8 PM
Eckhard-Gramatté Hall, U of W
We all know Diana McIntosh as an adventurous composer and performer. Her intrepid spirit also embraces the rugged landscape as an avid hiker and mountain climber, spending time exploring the road-less-travelled in all corners of our beautiful homeland. Made in Canada explores and celebrates this country’s wonderful and diverse features: its lands, peoples, cultures, prairies, lakes, rivers, wildlife and northern wilds. Hear rugged Canadian music performed by Gwen Beamish, piano; Martha Durkin, flute; Vincent Ellin, bassoon; Robin MacMillan, English horn; Diana McIntosh, spoken text; Sean Taubner, cello. Music by Robert Aitken, Jim Hiscott, Veronika Krausas, Diana McIntosh, Kenneth Nichols, and a world premiere by Scott Jodoin.
BONUS! At 7:00PM on the same evening, GroundSwell will be conducting a free Sound Walk. This is the inaugural event in our new dis/Organized SoundSeries. Check out the link for some background.
Curated by Diana McIntosh