JOSEPH

PETRIC

MUSIC SCHEDULE

2019 SEASON

JANUARY 19 

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

JANUARY 27  

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

FEBRUARY 9 

Bellows and Brass presents Baroque works by Roman, Viviani, Bach, Jacobi | Kitchener Waterloo Chamber Music Society | Canada

MARCH 19

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

MARCH 21

Schubert’s Winterreise with Pentaèdre Woodwind Quintet and German tenor Christoph Prégardien |  Wigmore Hall | London, England.  Click here to livestream the concert.

MARCH 28

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

JULY 20  

Works by H.L. Clarke, P. Deiro, Ramon Pelinski | Festival of the Sound | Dinner Gala | Stockey Centre Hall | 5.30 PM | Parry Sound, ON  

JULY 21

Works by P. Frosini, Bernhard Molique, G. Verdi |  Viennese Opera Party | Festival of the Sound | Stockey Centre Hall | 7.30 PM | Parry Sound, ON  

JULY 22

Works by P. Deiro, Giovanni Buonaventura Viviani, Narcis Casanoves, José Galles, Ramon Pelinski | Guy Few (trumpet, piano) |  The Office Series | Festival of the Sound | 11 AM | The Old Train Station, 1 University Avenue | Parry Sound, ON  

SEPTEMBER 10 

The music of Dinuk Wijaratne | Trio Diomira | Halifax Library Series | 7.30 PM | Halifax, NS

SEPTEMBER 28 

Les Amis Series | Accordion Postcards with Colin Maier (oboe) | 7.00 PM | Les Amis Sponsor’s Circle | Cobourg, ON

SEPTEMBER 29 

Les Amis Series | Accordion Postcards with Colin Maier (oboe) | Works by J.S. Bach, Ignace Biber, Witold Lutowslawski, Bela Bartok, Maurice Ravel | 3.00  PM | The Loft | Les Amis Series | Cobourg, ON

OCTOBER 20

Krakow Akademy of Music | Recital Hall | 6 PM | World premieres of works by David Jaeger, Norbert Palej, Bach, Casanoves, Galles, Soler. | Krakow, Poland

OCTOBER 23

Karol Syzmanowski Akademy | Szabielsi Hall | Recital | 6.00 PM | Works by Jaeger, Palej, Bach, Casanoves, Galles, and Soler | Katowice, Poland

OCTOBER 24

Feliks Nowowiejski Akademy | Recital  Hall | 7.00 PM | Works by Jaeger, Palej, Bach, Casanoves, Galles, and Soler | Bydgoszcz, Poland

October 27

Stanislaw Moniescziu Conservatory | Recital Hall | 3.00 PM | Jaeger, Palej, Bach, Casanoves, Galles and Soler | Gdansk, Poland

OCTOBER 28

Ignace Padarewsky Akademy | 7.00 PM  | Aula Nova International Accordion Conference Recital | Spirit Clouds by David Jaeger | Poznan,  Poland

NOVEMBER 4

Akademy of Music | 6.00 PM | Recital Hall Jaeger, Palej, Bach, Casanoves, Galles and Soler | Nowy Targ,  Poland

NOVEMBER 9

Double Concerto for baritone saxophone plus solo and duo works by David Mott | with the Penderecki String Quartet and David Mott (Baritone Saxophone) | The House Series | 7.30 PM | Picton, ON


2020 SEASON

JANUARY 12

Studio recording of David Jaeger’s Spirit Clouds for solo accordion | Balcony Studios | Toronto

MARCH 15

All Bach program with Joëlle Morton (Gamba) | 8.30 PM |  Works include Trio Sonatas BWV 530 G Major, BWV 525 E Flat Major, Gamba solo Allemande and Corrente in D Minor BWV 1004, Accordion solo Fantasia in C Minor BWV 906 and Movements from English Suite # 3 in G Minor | Hugh’s Room |  Toronto, ON

MARCH 19

All Bach program with Joëlle Morton (Gamba) | 8.30 PM |  Works include Trio Sonatas BWV 530 G Major, BWV 525 E Flat Major, Gamba solo Allemande and Corrente in D Minor BWV 1004, Accordion solo Fantasia in C Minor BWV 906 and Movements from English Suite # 3 in G Minor | The Music Room | Kitchener Waterloo Chamber Music Society | Kitchener | ON

MAY 2

Hommage Alcides Lanza / 7.30 PM | Arghanum V for solo acc. and electroacoustics | Montréal Societé de Musique Contemporaine du Québec / Salle Pierre Péladeau | Montréal, QC

JUNE 18

Lunenburg Academy of Musical Performance | Inaugural international seminar for accordion | Seminar completion final concert of contemporary works for by participants from Japan, USA, Holland, France, Germany, Mexico | Lunenburg, NS

JUNE 27

Lunenburg Academy of Musical Performance | Final concert for the accordionist-composer’s Section focusing on the creation of new works in situ during the seminar collaborations | Lunenburg, NS

DECEMBER 5

CMC | Toronto | Livestream Concert | Call for works. Premieres of G. Malincoiou (Romania),D. Jamieson (Japan), E. Davies USA), J.K. Feliz (PP- CAD), K. Knowles (CAD). 

Livestream worldwide, 8.00p.m. from the CMC, Toronto

2021 SEASON

FEBRUARY 17

ARRAYMUSIC Toronto | SEEN….. | An accordion retrospective. Live stream worldwide

MAY 6

NUMUS – Accordion Threads – Bekah Simms premiere, works by N. Palej, D. Jaeger, P. Hatch etc. live stream worldwide

MASTER CLASSES

2020-21 RECORDINGS

DECEMBER 9    

OBORO Studio, Montréal | Recording of Lily Yves Daoust, Imprinte Digitale label Montreal.  | With Lynn Kuo, violin. Postponed due to Covid 

DECEMBER 15 - 18 

Kitchener, CD recording Peristera Studio productions of irony threads | Keyboard works by Joseph Haydn with Boyd McDonald, period Haydn fortepiano, with J. Petric, Peter Lutek digital translations.  Postponed due to Covid 

JANUARY 11

Roy Thomson Hall | Videotaping: Music for Self-Isolation Project | Solo music with 24 musicians by Frank Horvat | Ensemble work Together in Spirit by Frank Horvat for 24 pc ensemble | Funded by Factor | Produced by Frank Horvat Productions | Streaming date TBA

FEBRUARY 20 - 22 

Peristera Studios – CD recording of irony threads| Works by Joseph Haydn re-imagined for Accordion.

MARCH 20 - 22 

Peristera Studios | CD recording of solo acc works by D.Jaeger*, N. Palej*, E. Ross* , R. May*, T. Lundquist and Vivier’s Pula Dewata* for viola and accordion.

* World Premiere recording

APRIL 15 - 19 

Peristera Studios – CD recording of irony threads – works by Joseph Haydn, Sonata F Major, E Minor and the Fantasia in C Major.



2019 Masterclasses

March  8 – 15

Lille France | Conservatoire de Musique et Dance

October 19 - 21 

Krakow Conservatory of Music | Lecture:  Accordion Perspectives for the 21st Century | Krakow, Poland

October 22 - 23 

Karol Szymanowski Akademy of Music |  Katowice, Poland

October 24 - 25 

Feliks Nowowiejski Akademy of Music  | Bydgoszcz, Poland

October 26 - 27

Stanislaw Moniescziu Conservatory of Music  | Gdansk Poland

October 28 

Ignace Padarewsky Akademy of Music | AkkoPoznan International Accordion Conference | Keynote address:  Newton, Einstein, Paris 1911 and the Ideal Accordion | Poznan, Poland

October 31 - November 4

Nowy Targ Music Academy | Classes, lectures, seminars | Nowy Targ, Poland

2020 MASTERCLASSES 

June 7 – 18

Lunenburg Academy of Musical Performance | International Contemporary Accordion Performance and Interpretation Masterclass

June 19 – 27

Lunenburg Academy of Musical Performance | International Accordion/Composer Seminar

Manuscripts

A Geography of Memory – Composing for the Accordion, a Handbook editors D. Perlman and A. Wilcott. In preparation for publication.

NEW COMMISSIONS

DECEMBER 2020

CMC Toronto | Livestream Concert | Call for works. Premieres of G. Malincoiou (Romania),D. Jamieson (Japan), E. Davies USA), J.K. Feliz (PP- CAD), K. Knowles (CAD) | Works for clarinet and accordion

FEBRUARY 2021

Serouj Kradjian | For SMCQ | For world ensemble

APRIL 2021

Marc Hyland | Private Commission

MAY 2021

Bekah Simms | For NUMUS | For accordion and electroplay

OCTOBER 2021

Adam Scime | OAC commission | For accordion, string quartet, electronics

OCTOBER 2021

Nick Storring | Private commission | For accordion, string quartet, piano

OCTOBER 2021

Boyd McDonald | Private commission | For accordion, string quartet

Joseph Petric portrait:  © Bo Huang.  

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2020 TEACHING 

Session Lecturer – accordion program, Université de Montréal