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Intimate NMF Cabaret

  • Conductor / Performers

    Camille Hesketh soprano

    Rachel Kiyo Iwaasa piano

    Michael Red laptop & midi controllers

    Robyn Driedger-Klassen soprano

    Terence Dawson piano

    Miranda Wong piano

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  • Repertoire

    Tarquinio Merula
    Hor ch'è tempo di dormire
    (Camille Hesketh, Rachel Kiyo Iwaasa, michael red) 

    Kevin Morse
    Listen (for solo piano)
    (Terence Dawson)

    Leslie Uyeda/Lorna Crozier
    Midnight Watch (World Première)
    (Robyn Driedger-Klassen, Terence Dawson)

    Osvaldo Golijov
    Lúa Descolorida
    (Robyn Driedger-Klassen, Terence Dawson)

    Matthias Pintscher
    Erstes Schneebild
    (Camille Hesketh & Rachel Kiyo Iwaasa)

    Edgard Varèse
    Un grand sommeil noir
    (Camille Hesketh, Rachel Kiyo Iwaasa, michael red)

    Oliver Knussen
    Ophelia's Last Dance
    (Miranda Wong)

    Pierre Boulez
    Incises pour piano (Miranda Wong, piano)
    (Miranda Wong)

    Tarquinio Merula
    Hor ch'è tempo di dormire: reprise
    (Camille Hesketh, Rachel Kiyo Iwaasa, michael red)

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THE MUSIC:

We asked some of our favourite performers to reveal the music that makes them tick! This concert showcases these masterful Canadian musicians and composers in performance, in the intimate setting of the Orpheum Annex. The music ranges from an updated treatment of a 17th century lullaby to Leslie Uyeda and Lorna Crozier ’s song cycle Midnight Watch, whose harshly beautiful music and words are given their world première. Three of Vancouver most adventurous pianists, a pair of daring sopranos, and the inventive live processing of michael red, (a frequent NMF participant) will deliver this intimate experience in your choice of performances, late afternoon or early evening.


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Performance Dates

  • Sunday, Jan 21, 2018

    4pm Annex

  • Sunday, Jan 21, 2018

    7:30pm Annex

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