I will be performing with Laine Longton (cello) and Clare Yuan (piano) May 25th, 8pm at Tapestry at Westbrook Mall (3338 Wesbrook Mall, Vancouver), and May 31st 730pm in Point Roberts, USA at the Trinity Community Lutheran Church. Our programme is titled Romantics and Meditations and will feature the Brahms Trio, and Rota Trio for clarinet, cello, and piano.
I will be doing a lecture recital at Douglas College Thursday, March 20th 2014. This lecture titled, Contemplating Canadian Music, will survey works from each region of Canada highlighting commonalities in sound and context. Additionally, the I will explore Canadian identity through the lens of the clarinet.
My second DMA recital will be Feb. 11 at 8pm at the Roy Barnett Hall at the University of British Columbia. I will be joined by Sisi Liu on piano, Brian Nessleroad playing percussion, and soprano Bahareh Poureslami.
This will be an all Canadian programme featuring works by: Christopher Butterfield, Elliot Weisgarber, Jordan Nobles, Wallace Berry, Michael Parker, Clark Winslow Ross, Derek Charke, Steven Naylor, and Sandy Moore. The first half will be works by British Columbia composers. The second half of the recital will be works by composer from the Atlantic region.
Kate Forbeen, Sisi Liu and I will be performing two concerts title Dialogues. This concert promises a diverse programme with something for every music lover from classical, romantic, Cuban and contemporary. Featuring works by: Stamitz, Mendelssohn, Tenzer, Poulenc, and Cervantes.
Check out the Research section of my website for latest in my DMA research on Canadian Clarinet Music. Looking for Canadian content for your next clarinet concert? My research blog can help with that too! Be sure to leave comments.
I will be playing principle clarinet for the Vancouver Island Symphony’s concert “Birds of a Feather”. This concert will feature Rautavaar’s Cantus Arcticus (Concerto for Birds and Orchestra), the world premiere of Jocelyn Morlock’s Ornithomancy featuring flute soloist Paolo Bortolussi, and Beethoven’s Symphony No. 6. The clarinet section for this concert will include my colleague from the Vancouver Clarinet Trio, Kate Frobeen, and I. For more information about tickets click here.
Sisi Liu and I will be performing a concert in Chemainus for clarinet and piano . We are in the process of creating the programme and it is evolving into very exciting programme of varied music for clarinet and piano.
I will be playing in the pit orchestra for UBC Opera’s production of Poulenc’s Dialogues des Carmélite. Performances will take place February 7, 8, 9 at 8pm and February 10 at 2pm. All shows will be a the Chan Centre on the UBC Campus.