Events!

Events you shouldn't miss in the upcoming weeks.

Jan - May

2022

Canadian League of Composers: PIVOT Participant

Mentorship program for emerging composers to create a work for Pro Coro Canada

Jan - March

2022

Emerging Composer Mentor: Widening the Circle Program

Tuckamore Chamber Music Festival, Canada

January 

2022

Recording of Art Song: Coyotes 

for soprano, piano, and pianists voice

set to poem "Coyotes" by Alberta Poet Jon Whyte

Performed by soprano Maghan McPhee and collaborative pianist Valerie Dueck as part of the East Chamber Music Emerging Composer Festival in Toronto, Ontario, Canada

January 

2022

Recording of choral work: At First Light

Exultate Chamber Singers, Toronto, Canada

Tuesday

December 14, 2021

World Premiere   of: Twenty-Six Punctographic Preludes 

Performed by The Edmonton Saxophone Quartet 

7:00pm,Convocation Hall, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta 

Monday

December 13, 2021

Performance of Big Band Arrangement, Bill and Coo

MacEwan University/Alberta College Community Big Band, Directed by Dan Davis

7:30pm, Muttart Hall, Alberta College, MacEwan University, Edmonton, Alberta 

Wednesday 

November 24

Presentation to University of Alberta Composer's Forum 

Present recent composition project to composition students and faculty at the University of Alberta. 

Monday

November 22

2021

Art Song , East Chamber Music Emerging Festival 

Worked with Dr. Daniel Mehdizadeh in workshopping and performing art song: Coyotes with soprano Maghan McPhee and pianist Valerie Dueck.

Saturday 

November 20

2021

Edmonton Winds David Erdmann Memorial Scholarship Recipient  Presentation

Edmonton Winds Concert, Arden Theatre, St. Albert Alberta

Saturday

November 20

2021

Contemporary Showcase Edmonton:

Young Composer's Program Performance 

Clinician/Mentor for Young Composers Program

Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

Monday

November 15

2021

President's Medal Recipient and Student Address

MacEwan University Fall Convocation Ceremony, 2021, Winspear Centre, Edmonton, Alberta

"This distinguished award is presented to a graduating student with multiple areas of accomplishment. Recipients are academic achievers, student leaders and active members of their communities. They strive to make their university and the world a better place, and they set high personal standards in all that they do."

Sunday

November 14

2021

World Premiere  of "At First Light" Choral Work 

Exultate Chamber Singers, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Dr. Mark Ramsay, Artistic Director and Conductor

Tuesday

November 2

2021

World Premiere of "Journey Song" Choral Work

Babel Choir, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Dr. Elaine Choi, Artistic Director and Conductor

November

2021

to May 

2022


Canadian League of Composer's PIVOT Participant 2021-2022 

Selected as one of six emerging composers nationwide to work with Dr. Michael Zaugg and Pro Coro Canada Choir with composer/mentor Rebecca Bruton. 

October

to 

November

2021


Contemporary Showcase Edmonton:

Young Composer's Program

Clinician/Mentor for Junior Composers Program

Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

Young Composers Workshop - Edmonton

Monday

August 30, 2021


Recording Session with Babel Choir

recording of: Journey Song

Performed by Babel Choir as part of Choral Composer Mentorship Program in Partnership with the Canadian Music Centre

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Babel Choir

Wednesday 

August 11, 2021

6:30pm MDT

Banff Centre for Performing Arts and Creativity : Evolution

The Moon and other celestial bodies shall be used exclusively for peaceful purposes

Performed by the SHHH!! Ensemble

LIVESTREAM Click HERE

Banff, Alberta, Canada 

Livestreamed from Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Sunday

August 1, 2021

17:00 EDT

Ottawa ChamberFest : The SHHH!! Ensemble

The Moon and other celestial bodies shall be used exclusively for peaceful purposes

Performed by the SHH!! Ensemble

Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Friday

June 25, 2021

7:00pm EDT

Allegra Chamber Orchestra: Festiv-Elle Event

The Peculiar Dances of Shifting Minds

Performed by Allegra Chamber Orchestra

Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Monday

June 21, 2021

7:00pm MDT

New Music Edmonton Summer Solstice  Series 

Northern Sunrise, for String Quartet

Virtual Premiere Performed by Obsessions Quartet in collaboration with Good Women Dance Collective

Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

Monday

July 26, 2021

10:00am MDT

Prague Orchestral Recording of Film Score 

I was recently invited to work with film composer John MacMillan in orchestrating a film score he composed for an upcoming documentary about a Canadian Hero.  The recording was done remotely in the MacEwan University Studios.  Stay tuned for release information!

Listen to a CBC Interview about the project

Monday

June  7, 2021

Recording Session with Allegra Chamber Orchestra 

Vancouver, British Columbia

Orpheum Annex

Sunday 

May 30, 2021

12:00am MDT

East Chamber Music Emerging Composer Festival - Toronto, ON

The Moon and other celestial bodies shall be used exclusively for peaceful purposes

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Monday

June 2021

Work Published in the MacEwan University MUSe  Journal

A recent research creation project was published in the MacEwan University eJournal: MUSe

Click Here to Connect to the Journal

May  - June

2021

East Chamber Music Emerging Composer Festival:

Participant 

One of six world-wide emerging composers chosen to patriciate in a mentorship program with Dr. Daniel Mehdizadeh and the resident Shhh!! Ensemble.

Hosted in Toronto, Ontario (operated virtually).

East Chamber Music Emerging Composer Festival 2021

March - June 

2021

Allegra Chamber Orchestra  Composer Mentorship Program

One of six emerging, female identifying composers chosen to patriciate in a mentorship program with Dr. Jocelyn Morlock and Maestra Janna Sailor. 

Hosted in Vancouver, British Columbia (operated virtually).

Allegra Chamber Orchestra Composer Mentorship Program 2021