ECM+GENERATION2020
May 14, 2021 at 7:30pm
online concert

Turning Point Ensemble is excited to present this online concert of four new works by composers Bekah Simms (NL/ON), Gabriel Dufour-Laperrière (QC), Stefan Maier (BC) and Matthew Ricketts (BC/NY). This concert was recorded on October 20, 2020 in Pierre Mercure Hall, Montreal, Quebec by the Ensemble contemporain de Montreal (ECM+) conducted by Véronique Lacroix.

This concert is hosted by composer Gabriel Dharmoo and includes interviews with each composer

Audience Choice Award: upon purchase of your ticket, you will receive by email a link to vote for your favourite piece. The composer with the most votes in the country will receive a $2,000 grant from ECM+.

Programme:

Bekah Simms: From Void

Gabriel Dufour-Laperrière: Nimrod à tatons

Stefan Maier: Grain, Vapor, Ray

Matthew Ricketts: Anaphora

Steven Gerber: Duet (2005)

Jules Bastin-Fontaine: L’heure joyeuse (2020) – piece performed in Quebec and Orford

Véronique Lacroix, conductor | ECM+, 11 musicians

Gabriel Dharmoo, host

Concert Programme:

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Watch Trailer:
ECM+Generation Trailer

 

“Faithful to its reputation, Ensemble contemporain de Montréal (ECM+) has proved how much this very well crafted music can take flight with an invested, joyful and luxuriant performance.”

Éric Champagne, November 2018, cettevilleetrange

 

Composers

Bekah Simms (N.L./Ont.)

Gabriel Dufour-Laperrière (Que.)

Stefan Maier (B.C.)

Matthew Ricketts (B.C./NY)