Jocelyn Morlock – Composer in Residence (2012 through 2014)

Celebrated composer Jocelyn Morlock was Music on Main’s inaugural Composer In Residence from 2012 to 2014.

During her two years of residency, Jocelyn launched The Composer Essay Project, led a salon on musical form, programmed a Carte blanche concert, and premiered 6 new works for Music on Main.  In September 2014, Jocelyn became the Composer In Residence for the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra.

Premieres of Jocelyn Morlock’s music included:
March 20, 2012 Mark McGregor, flute & Christopher Bagan, harpsichord – World premiere of Handelmobile
March 26, 2013 Jocelyn Morlock: One Night Stand with the Music on Main All-Star Band – World premiere of Vulpine
October 23 & 24, 2013 Modulus Festival – World Premiere of Perruqueries
March 4, 2014 Corey Hamm, piano – World Premiere of Corybantic
March 11, 2014 Aeolus String Quartet – World Premiere of Vermilion
July 17-20, 2014 The Orpheus Project – World Premiere of Orpheus, where north winds never cease

January 15, 2014 Form in Music Salon

Nikolai Korndorf: his music and aesthetics
A Compendium of Ideas About Form in Music
Schubert’s Winter Journey
Kaija Saariaho’s Lohn – an appreciation

Carte blanche concert programmed by Jocelyn Morlock
April 8 & 9, 2014 Nikolai Korndorf’s Quartet

News about Jocelyn Morlock
June 4, 2014 Jocelyn Morlock nominated for two WCMA awards
June 17, 2014 Jocelyn Morlock appointed Composer-in-Residence at Vancouver Symphony



related info:

Visit The Composer Essay Project

Jocelyn Morlock

Canadian Music Centre: Composer Showcase

Performance: Phobos And Deimos Circling (video)

SoundCloud: Jocelyn Morlock