Augmented Celli
 

Welcome to the first concert of suddenlyLISTEN’s 21st season! It's great to be back. This concert is an extension of a 4 year collaboration between Norm Adams and Italian cellist Nicola Baroni. In this part of their project together, Fountain School of the Performing Arts has sponsored a week of work with music composition students. As a further extension, they have just returned from Ontario where Norm and Nicola performed in Toronto and at NUMUS in Waterloo, and worked with students at U of Toronto, and Laurier U.

 

This concert featured premieres of 2 of the FSPA student works, the Canadian premier of a work by di Scipio and an acoustic piece by Jerome Blais, and a Hyper cello piece by Nicola!

The concert will be opened by Halifax's most prolific and creative sound artist, and friend of suddenlyLISTEN, Brandon Auger, an artist who is constantly evolving a unique sound world that he inhabits with all hid might!

 

Please open your ears, and eyes and be astonished!

 

-Norm

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Programme

Brandon Auger - reel to reel tape machine

 

Jerome Blais - Soliloque 04

 

Jesse MacPherson - Melodramatic Miniatures (premiere)

 

Agostino di Scipio - Two Sound Pieces with Repertoire String Music 

 

Dylan Hay - At the Feet of the Sea (premiere)

 

Nicola Baroni - K_Messages

 

Improvisation

Meet the Artists

Show Credits

Augmented Celli

 

Sound - Ian Fraser

For FSPA

Jerome Blais, Jared Miller, Amy Brandon

 

For suddenlyLISTEN:

Artistic Director - Norman Adams

Administration, Production support - Jessica Lowe

We thank our funders and supporters, most notably: Arts Nova Scotia, The City of Halifax, The Province of Nova Scotia, The SOCAN Foundation and the Canada Council for the Arts. 
Also thanks to Susan Hunter and John Siemens, and all of our workshop attendees and concert patrons.

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