Concert Details

VSO@ISCM: The Vancouver Symphony Performs at ISCM World New Music Days 2017

  • Conductor / Performers

    Bramwell Tovey Conductor

    Mohamed Assani sitar*

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  • Repertoire

    Jocelyn Morlock

    That Tingling Sensation

    Charlotte Bray

    At The Speed of Stillness

    Friedrich Heinrich Kern


    Mohamed Assani / John Oliver

    Pressed for Time (World Première)*

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From November 2–8, 2017, Canada welcomes the world as Vancouver hosts the ISCM World New Music Days 2017. Since its founding in 1922, the International Society for Contemporary Music has been the world’s premier network for new music. In 2017, the Canadian League of Composers and Music on Main welcome nearly 50 countries for a festival of new music and a celebration of new ideas, new collaborations, and new fusions. This concert epitomizes this celebration, with new music from Canada and around the globe. 

Presented with the support of the Department of Canadian Heritage, the Canada Council for the Arts, the Province of British Columbia, the City of Vancouver, the Deux Mille Foundation, the Hamber Foundation, the SOCAN Foundation.

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Performance Dates

  • Sunday, Nov 5, 2017

    7:30pm Orpheum Theatre