Faculty Chamber Series
Dalhousie's Faculty Chamber Series continues our collaboration with the Music Room Chamber Players Series. Four Dalhousie faculty concerts are presented within the Music Room's series.
All concerts are held on Wednesdays at 7:00 pm in The Peggy Corkum Music Room, 6181 Lady Hammond Road, Halifax. For more information please call 902.429.9467 or visit http://scotiafestival.ns.ca
|*NEW DATE* Wednesday, March 20||
Trombone, She Wrote: Music by Canadian Women Composers
Experience the expressive versatility of the trombone from a Canadian perspective, with works by F. Jane Naylor, Monica Pearce, Barbara Pentland, Elizabeth Raum, and Barbara York, with world premiere performances of new works by Jocelyn Morlock and Nova Scotia composer Amy Brandon. Featuring Dale Sorensen (trombone), D'Arcy Gray (percussion), and Lynn Johnson (piano).
Wednesday, April 3
Join us for a lively program of song repertoire performed by voice faculty Marcia Swanston (mezzo soprano) and Michael Donovan (baritone), with our wonderful collaborative pianists Lynette Wahlstrom and Greg Myra. Ranging from Beethoven's ode to love in An die ferne Geliebte and Debussy’s exquisite Chansons de Bilitis, to Britten folksong settings, a couple of Donovan original compositions, and selections from Interpretations of a Life, Canadian songbook originals written by David Warrack for Maureen Forrester. Interwoven throughout will be piano four-hand settings of Brahms’ beautiful Liebeslieder Waltzes, all making for an enjoyable evening of voice and piano!