First World Anxieties
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 29, 2014
HERITAGE HALL | 3102 MAIN STREET | Google map
Doors at 6:30 PM | Concert at 7:00 PM
TICKETS | $25/$10 (regular/student) General Admission Seating. All ages welcome.
Join Vancouver’s The Nu:BC Collective for the world premieres of provocative and playful new works by Montreal’s Gabriel Dharmoo and Vancouver’s Edward Top plus pieces by Canada’s Scott Godin and Japan’s Toshio Hosokawa.
The Nu:BC Collective is Paolo Bortolussi (flute), Eric Wilson (cello), and Corey Hamm (piano). For the Modulus Festival appearance, they join forces with the sensational Toronto-based soprano Carla Huhtanen. The concert also marks the release of The Nu:BC Collective’s new Redshift Records CD Beyond Shadows.
The 2014 Modulus Festival is generously sponsored by Bryan Price.
The Nu:BC Collective is supported by Canada Council for the Arts.
Scott Godin (born 1970)
Breathe In, Breathe Out for flute, cello, and piano (2013) Vancouver Premiere*
i: Introduction – Synchronicity
iii: Cheyne-Stokes respiration – apnea (a “pass-out-acaglia”)
Presented with The Nu:BC Collective
Edward Top (born 1972)
First World Problems (2014) World Premiere**
Toshio Hosokawa (born 1955)
Lied for flute and piano (2007)
Gabriel Dharmoo (born 1981)
Vestiges d’une fable (2014) World Premiere***
**Commissioned by The Nu:BC Collective with funds from the Canada Council for the Arts
**Commissioned by The Nu:BC Collective
***Commissioned by The Nu:BC Collective with financial support from the Conseil des arts et des lettres du Québec