Mon Aug 2 15:00
New Music Now: Fresh Ink
New Music Now: Fresh Ink features six brand-new commissions by Duane Andrews, Simon Bourget, Cris Derksen, Andrew Downing, Frédéric Lacroix, and Andrew Staniland, as well as new works by Monica Pearce and Jocelyn Morlock. These pieces are hot off the press; the ink is still wet!
- Erica Millerconcertmaster
- Heather Schnarrviolin
- Paul Caseyviola
- Karen Kangcello
- Beth Silvercello
- Charles Hamannoboe
- Anna Petersenoboe & English horn
- Sean Riceclarinet
- Louis-Pierre Bergeronhorn
- Frédéric Lacroixpiano
- Jenna Richardspiano
- SHHH!! Ensemblepiano percussion duo
Monica Pearce (b. 1984) | leather, for piano percussion duo
Jocelyn Morlock (b. 1969) | Spirit Gradient, for piano percussion duo
Andrew Staniland (b. 1977) | Allusions, for oboe and clarinet*
introit – as one – precision vs accuracy – as one, higher – accuracy vs precision – as one, lower
Duane Andrews (b. 1972) | Spheres, for clarinet, cello, and piano*
Simon Bourget | Trio pour cor, violoncelle et piano, Op. 7*
Andrew Downing (b. 1973) | Red Canoe, for cello and piano*
Frédéric Lacroix | Ballade for oboe and piano*
Cris Derksen | Overture to the Spiderbeing*
*World premieres commissioned by Ottawa Chamberfest
New Music Now: Fresh Ink will be presented as a pre-recorded digital concert included in your Festival Livestream Pass. Limited in-person opportunities will be available in July.
The in-person performance is outdoors in the Steinway Piano Gallery Ottawa parking lot: seating will be limited, and you may need to bring your own weather protection if desired.
Fourteen-day Chamberfest 2021 passholders can exclusively enjoy musical experiences – from full-length concerts to bite-sized adventures – featuring Chamberfriends in Berlin, Paris, New York City, and North Macedonia. Including Hinrich Alpers, Quatuor Danel, Rob Kapilow, Lara St. John, and Simon Trpčeski.
The Live From… series is digital-only content, part of your Festival Livestream Pass and available in the Livestream Library until August 6. Single ticket access to Hinrich Alpers Live from Hanover and Quatuor Danel Live from Antwerp will be available in July, with the generous support of the Embassy of Germany and the Embassy of France. All digital content from Simon Trpčeski, Rob Kapilow, and Lara St. John is exclusive for Festival Livestream Passholders.