GroundSwell presents the best new music from Winnipeg and around the world.




GroundSwell is a Winnipeg-based new music organization that presents work in three related series: GroundSwell Live (live concerts of new music from around the world); GroundSwell-Learn (a wide range of outreach and educational activities); and GroundSwell-Linked (radio and online events).
For over three decades, GroundSwell has presented innovative public events combining new music, dance, and theatre.  GroundSwell commissions new work from Canadian and international composers, hires artists from across Canada, the USA and Europe, and engages with its audience through innovative outreach and educational initiatives. 
GroundSwell’s Permanent and Guest Curators collaborate every year to craft seasons with diversity and aesthetic variety. GroundSwell’s mission is to present, create and advocate for a wide range of contemporary music in innovative and exciting ways.

What's coming up!

S+R Andy Moor & Yannis Kyriakides FUJI||||||||||TA

October 8th 2022 In collaboration with Send + Receive Festival. Asper Centre For Theatre and Film at University of Winnipeg

Standing Wave: Ex Machina

Oct. 18, 2022 Winnipeg Art Gallery, Muriel Richardson Auditorium.

Megumi Masaki: Transformation

Nov. 17, 2022 Winnipeg Art Gallery, Muriel Richardson Auditorium

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