2016-2017 Events

Every month from September through June I co-curate the SubArctic Improv and Experimental Arts Series, hosted by Mile Zero Dance. 


2016: August 20th 8pm - Damn Magpies at the Edmonton International Fringe Festival, hosted by New Music Edmonton - Wee Book Inn on Whyte Avenue


September 17 6pm - See You, Or Something, In September: The Sequel as part of New Music Edmonton's concert season.  Holy Trinity Anglican Church, Edmonton.  Performing Solo by Klas Torstensson for amplified bass saxophone.


September 23rd  8pm - Música Contemporânea Brasil at Convocation Hall, University of Alberta.   Duo concert with pianist Roger Admiral performing works by our colleagues from the Curto-Circuito Summer Courses: André Ribeiro, André Mestre, Marcílio Onofre, and more.


October 4 8pm - Mark Segger Quacktet at the Yardbird Suite, Edmonton.   Avant-garde jazz arrangements by drummer Mark Segger.


November 25 & 26  8pm -   Edmonton Symphony Orchestra: Performing in Arturo Márquez' Danzon No. 4 at The Winspear Centre


2017: January 29 - damn magpies in concert at Spazio Performativo.  An improvisation sextet based in Edmonton with violin, flute, percussion, saxophone, electronics, and found oddities.


February 16-18 - North American Saxophone Alliance Regional Conference, Edmonton, Alberta.  Co-hosting with the city's three major music departments: The University of Alberta, King's University College, and Grant MacEwan University.  Performing Sakana by Dai Fujikura and Sur Les Ondes by Francois-Hugues Leclair with flutist Petar Dundjerski.  Also performing with the Edmonton Saxophone Quartet.


March 9 - Skirts Afire festival in Edmonton: celebrating female artists.  Performing the world premiere of "All Together Now!" by Edmonton composer Heather Hindman with flutist Chenoa Anderson.


March 15-20 - Now Hear This Festival of New Music, hosted by New Music Edmonton. Performing with UltraViolet, NME's in-house small chamber ensemble, and the Edmonton Saxophone Quartet.  World premiere by Dave Wall and North American premiere by Jamie Leigh Sampson.


April 13-15 - Pôle Enseignement Supérieur de Musique de Bordeaux (France) guest masterclasses with the students of Marie-Bernadette Charrier and concert featuring the works of André Mestre, André Ribeiro, and Rodrigo Bussad.


May 27 - i Coristi Chamber Choir performance of pieces for choir and saxophone by Christopher Marshall and William Albright.  Holy Trinity Anglican Church


June 10 - New Music for Flutes - performing "All Together Now!" by Heather Hindman at Chenoa Anderson's flute recital in Edmonton.  


June 27 - "With Bated Breath: Expectations and Motivations in Music Performance From Both Sides of the Music Stand" lecture and performance at New York University's Center for Behavioral Statistics and the Study of Motivated Perception Summer Internship Program