Guest host: Joseph Petric | This is My Music | CBC Radio | January 2019 | Click here to listen to the show.
JANUARY 20 – 21
Winterreise – FLAK Project – Videotaping | Montreal, QC
World Premiere of Peter Togni’s Living Flame of Love. Commissioned by the Nova Scotia Arts Council for Joseph Petric, Michael Zaugge and the Pro Coro Choir | Accordion and harp | Edmonton, Canada
Bellows and Brass presents Baroque works by Roman, Viviani, Bach, Jacobi | Kitchener Waterloo Chamber Music Society | Canada
British premiere of Normand Forget’s chamber version of Schubert’s Winterreise for Pentaèdre Woodwind Quintet and tenor Christoph Prégardien | Royal Northern College of Music | Manchester, England
Schubert’s Winterreise with Pentaèdre Woodwind Quintet and German tenor Christoph Prégardien | Wigmore Hall | London, England. Click here to livestream the concert.
Solo concert of works by J.S. Bach, J.P. Rameau, Antonio Soler, Ole Schmidt and Torbjorn Lunquist | Weston, Hertfordshire, England
World premiere of David Mott’s Chamber Concerto for duo Erosonic, baritone saxophone and accordion and the Penderecki String Quartet. | Noon hour series | Kitchener-Waterloo, Wilfred Laurier University, Canada
Opera Gala | Operatic works with Guy Few (piano and trumpet) | Parry Sound | Festival of the Sound
Solo Concert with enlightening commentary and visual presentation of Historical figures and instrument of the last 120 years | Assisted by Guy Few (Trumpet) | Parry Sound | Festival of the Sound “Office” series
Les Amis Concerts, The Loft Series | Postcards Old and New, works by J.S.Bach, Antonio Biber, Witold Lutowslawski, Maurice Ravel, and Bela Bartok | Lynn Kuo (violin) | Cobourg, Ontario,
Recording of composer Yves Daoust’s theatrical electroacoustic work Lily for violin and accordion | Lynn Kuo (violin) | Imprintes Digitales label | Toronto | Array Music Studios.
Preparation of solo accordion works for recording by composers Luciano Berio, Robert May, Ole Schmidt, Torbjorn Lundquist, Yuji Takehashi, Rosario, Jaime Padros, Gabriel Erkoria
March 8 – 15
Lille France | Conservatoire de Musique et Dance
October 6 – 20
Conservatories of Poland | Details TBA
October 21 – 27
Hochschule Masterclasses of Germany | Details TBA
Lunenburg Academy of Musical Performance Masterclasses
Collaboration with composer David Jaeger, solo work for accordion.
April 20 to July 30
Workshops and collaborations with composers Gabrial Andriancouiou (Romania), John Oliver (Canada), Edward Davies (USA), Kathryn Knowles (Canada), Juro Kim Feliz (Philippines), Daryl Jameison (Japan) works for clarinet and accordion duo.
Download a comprehensive list of commissioned works here.
MANUSCRIPTS IN PROGRESS
The Concert Accordion, Interpretive Medium.
“The Postcards Project” | Repertoire development with violinist Lynn Kuo | Works by J.S. Bach, Antonio Biber, W. Lutowslawski, M. Ravel, A. Dvorak, B. Bartok.
Les Deux Anches | Repertoire development for an accordion-clarinet duo with Martin Carpentier of Montreal.
The Toronto da Gamba Project | An exploration of works for da gamba and keyboard in adaptation by Giusepe Corelli, Antonio Vivaldi, J.S. Bach, inter alia.
Solo Repertoire | Adaptations of solo sonatas of Joseph Haydn, the Prussian and Wurttemburg Sonatas of C.P.E. Bach, sonatas of W.A. Mozart, Jean Philippe Rameau, the Partitas French and English Suites of J.S. Bach, works for lute by François Couperin, J.S. Bach and their contemporaries.