Contemporary music fans take note as Music at St. Andrew’s presents the TO.U Collective in a concert series that promises to challenge and reward listeners. The hour-long programs will feature accomplished classical musicians performing pieces by contemporary classical composers such as Igor Stravinsky, Francis Poulenc, Laurence Crane and Helmut Lachenmann.
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Saturday, Oct 22, 2016 at 8:00 p.m. – Max Christie, clarinet
Three Pieces for Clarinet Solo (1919) by Igor Stravinsky
A Set for Clarinet (1954, rev. 1974) by Donald Martino
Sonata for Clarinet & Piano (1962) by Francis Poulenc
Tema con variazioni (1974) by Jean Francaix
Saturday, Jan 28, 2017 at 8:00 p.m. – Rob MacDonald, guitar
La lune et les eaux (1992) by Fausto Romitelli
Bobby J (1999) by Laurence Crane
Logic Rock (2013) by Matthew Shlomowitz
Trash TV Trance (2002) by Fausto Romitelli
Saturday, Mar 18, 2017 at 8:00 p.m. – Stephen Clarke, piano
Sonata No. 3 (1999) by Horatiu Radulescu
Sonata No. 6 (2007) by Horatiu Radulescu
Hear Stephen play an excerpt: https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=ymcuWznT9iY
Saturday, June 10, 2017 at 8:00 p.m. – David Hetherington, cello
Pression (1969) by Helmut Lachenmann
Violoncello totale (2011) by Krzysztof Penderecki
Paean (1985) by Otto Joachim
Trois Strophes sur le nom de Sacher (1976) by Henri Dutilleux
Reclaiming the Spirit (1993) by Sarah Hopkins
Unidentified Edges (2014) by Geoffrey Palmer
Figment (1994) by Elliott Carter
Don’t miss these FREE Wednesday noontime concerts:
October 19, 2016 – Xin Wang, voice
January 18, 2017 – Graham Banfield, guitar
April 26, 2017 – Stephanie Chua, piano
ABOUT TO.U Collective…. TO.U is an initiative to exhibit contemporary music performers who, out of curiosity and the need for growth, have made a commitment to the contemporary repertoire. TO.U offers these performers not only a stage to make music, but also an opportunity to speak of their individual artistic development and aspirations.
TO.U aims to make a connection.
Through this direct, complex, intense, and demanding repertoire, TO.U showcases passion and discipline, the driving forces behind our own evolution as artistic people and our core relevance.
What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?
St. Andrew's Chuch is located at the St. Andrew's subway stop. Parking is available in lots located on Wellington
Street and on Emily Street.
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