WINTER SUMMIT

2010 Winter Summit:

Canadian New Music Network Conference #4
Partnering Diversities:
Featuring keynote speaker George Lewis
http://www.newmusicnetwork.ca/accueil.e/
for info and sign up.
Sir James Dunn Theatre - Dalhousie U. Arts Centre/6101 University Ave

January 7th and 8th - 9 am to 4 pm
&
21st Century Music Concerts
Tickets for each event:$20/$15/$10
All 3 concerts: $45/$33/#21
Call ntre Box Office to reserve:
http://artscentre.dal.ca/box.html
Phone: Box Office: (902) 494-3820 or (toll free) 1 800 874-1669

 New Music for a New Year!
Thursday January 7th 7:30 pm

Halifax Calling!!
Fri. Jan. 8th  7:30 pm


Away all Boats!!!
Sat. Jan. 9th  7:30 pm


2009 Winter Summit

Events:

CONCERT - A Love Upstream featuring Lori Freedman - World Premieres of new compositions by guest clarinetist Freedman, A Love Upstream's Paul Cram amd Lukas Pearse and Dalhousie Music student Alice Hanson, as well as works by Jeff Reilly (Klangfarben Waltz), Frederic Rzewski (Les Moutons de Panurges), John Woolrich (A Frank Exchange for Frank Zappa) and John Zorn (Cobra).

2 performances Friday/January 9th and Saturday/January 10th - Sir James Dunn Theatre, Dalhousie Arts Centre 6101 University Avenu, Halifax, Nova Scotia. Doors - 7:15 PM Artist Talk w/ Lori Freedman and Upstream composers - 7:30 PM Performances - 8:00 PM Tickets $10 advance/$15 at the door/students free with rush seating

IMPROV w/Lori WORKSHOP with Lori Freedman - Wednesday, January 7, 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM - Sir James Dunn Theatre. This is a public workshop. Performers at all levels interested in techniques and organization of free improvisation are invited to participate (bring your instrument). Participants $20 /free for Dalhousie Music students/Auditors $10.

STATE OF THE ART - Panel discussion with Lori Freedman, Lukas Pearse and others - January 10th - 3 pm to 5 pm Room 406 - Dalhousie Art Centre - free admission . A discussion session focussing on the state of contemporary improvised and composed music: latest currents, challenges and opportunities. Free Admission. Audience participation is encouraged.

A Love Upstream is Upstream Music's current houseband. It is: Rick Waychesko – trumpet, Jeff Reilly – bass clarinet/clarinet/conduction, Paul Cram - tenor sax/clarinet/conduction, Dawn Hatfield – baritone and alto saxes/flute, Lee Park – violin, Lukas Pearse – contrabass/electric bass/electronics, Jeff Torbert – guitar/electronics, David Burton/drums. Erin Costelo - piano/conduction