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2017/18

Friday, March 10th 2017 
Opening Reception - Month of Photography
Firehouse Art Gallery, Longmont, Colorado, USA. 6:00pm. 
Four Asterisms for flute & mallet percussion
Chris Eagles (marimba/vibraphone), Kathryn Hendrickson Eagles (flute)

Saturday, April 8th 2017 
"Quiet music for harp & cello"
Maritime Conservatory of Performing Arts, Halifax, NS; 200pm.
A Foreigner Walks Between Towering Chords Hundreds of Years Old for 'cello & harp
India Gailey ('cello), Ellen Gibling (harp)

Monday, April 10th 2017 
"Quiet music for harp & cello"
Manning Memorial Chapel, Wolfville, NS; 200pm.
A Foreigner Walks Between Towering Chords Hundreds of Years Old for 'cello & harp
India Gailey ('cello), Ellen Gibling (harp)

Tuesday, May 2nd 2017 
"nĂ¼cello" | presented by suddenlyLISTEN Music
1313 Hollis St., Halifax, NS; 800pm.
A Foreigner Walks Between Towering Chords Hundreds of Years Old for 'cello & harp
India Gailey ('cello), Ellen Gibling (harp)
Lifecycle of a vamp for solo 'cello
India Gailey

Thursday, May 18th 2017 
Birks Cup Ensemble Concert
Maritime Conservatory of Performing Arts, Halifax, NS; time TBA.
Rhizome for flute / violin / bass clarinet
Commissioned by the Maritime Conservatory of Performing Arts
Jennifer Publicover (flute), Gillian Smith (violin), Jacob Caines (bass clarinet)

Saturday, July 1st 2017 (Canada Day)
Soldier's Tower Carillon, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON; 100pm.
Fifteen Decades for carillon
Winner of the "Chime in, Canada!" carillon composition competition (Youth category), hosted by the House of Commons
Mr. Roy Lee, University of Toronto Carillonneur

October 14-15th 2017
Peace Tower Carillon, Parliament Hill, Ottawa, ON; time TBA.
Fifteen Decades for carillon
Winner of the "Chime in, Canada!" carillon composition competition (Youth category), hosted by the House of Commons
Mr. Roy Lee, University of Toronto Carillonneur

2018

-TBA- February 2018
Euphonium Symposium
Toronto; details TBA.
As the sky peeled away for euphonium & piano
commissioned by Claire Amiro
Claire Amiro, euphonium

Sunday June 24th 2018
Toronto Chinese Orchestra concert
Chinese Cultural Centre of Greater Toronto, Toronto | 800pm.
- new work - for Chinese orchestra
commissioned by the Toronto Chinese Orchestra
Toronto Chinese Orchestra | Matthew Poon, conductor

[TBA]
Three Asterisms, for violin & piano
Gillian Smith (violin), Jennifer King (piano)

[TBA]
Idle Thoughts, film
contributed music for the film "Idle Thoughts" by Andrew Willig

2016

January 17th 2016 - Basklarinet Festijn 2016 "Gaudeamus Session"
Utrech, Muziekenhuis, Netherlands ... details TBA
Sugar Tree for solo bass clarinet (2015)
Fie Schouten, bass clarinet

January 29th 2016 - Vancouver Short Film Festival (VSFF)
Vancity Theatre, downtown Vancouver; 930pm
Arc (2015), a shortfilm by Amartei Armar with music by myself

February 5th 2016 - Music on the Point: Piano Erhu Project (PEP)
Roy Barnett Hall, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC; 730pm
Firewall (2015), for erhu & piano duo
Nicole Ge Li - erhu | Corey Hamm - piano

February 27th 2016 - "Echoes of Denton" benefit concert
Denton Hall, Acadia University, Wolfville, NS; 730pm; $10 admission
Degung II for flute & marimba (2013 - 2015)
Lyrie Duo: Rebekah Hutten (flute) & Brydone Charlton (marimba)

March 18th 2016 - Sonic Boom Festival 2016
Pyatt Hall (843 Seymour St.), Vancouver, BC
They Cut Down The Mountains for flute | trombone | piano | 'cello (2014) - commissioned by Shauna DeGruchy; new quartet version -
Shauna DeGruchy (trombone), others TBA

March 20th 2016 - VCC
VCC King Edward Campus, Vancouver, BC; 730pm
Thunderbird - UBC Centennial Fanfare for brass quintet (2015) - commissioned by the UBC Centennial Initiatives - 
Players TBA; double quintet

April 2nd - Aaron Graham M.Mus. percussion recital
Roy Barnett Recital Hall, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC; 200pm
Comb and a Glass for speaking marimbist & tin whistle player
Aaron Graham, marimba & voice; TBA, tin whistle player

April 2nd 2016 - Erato Ensemble presents "Whoosh! Music for winds & voice"
Orpheum Annex, Vancouver, BC
SUPER DUPER SPIN [text by Ray Hsu | music by myself ]
Jeff Pelletier (fl) v.s. Julie Begg (cl) 
with William George (tenor) and more (full instrumentation TBA)

April 6th 2016 - Lyrie Duo
Acadia University Art Gallery, Wolfville, NS; 800pm
Degung II for flute & marimba (2013 - 2015)
Lyrie Duo: Rebekah Hutten (flute) & Brydone Charlton (marimba)

April 8th 2016 - Chan Centre concert
Chan Centre, Vancouver, BC; details TBA
Thunderbird - UBC Centennial Fanfare for brass quintet (2015) - commissioned by the UBC Centennial Initiatives - 
Players TBA; double quintet

Sunday April 24 2016 - Sound of Dragon Music Festival 2016
Performance Centre @ the Roundhouse, Vancouver, BC; 700pm
PM2.5 (2016) for dizi, erhu, 'cello, percussion
Sound of Dragon EnsembleCharlie Lui (dizi), Lan Tung (erhu), Marina Hasselberg ('cello), Jonathan Bernard (perc.)

Thursday April 28th 2016 - PIANO ERHU PROJECT press conference
Showcase Pianos (in Aberdeen Centre), 4151 Hazelbridge Highway, Richmond, BC
...Invited guest speaker at the PEP 2016 China Tour announcement press conference

The Fox Cabaret, 2321 Main St., Vancouver, BC; bar opens at 700pm; 800pm concert
Firewall for erhu & piano (2014)
PEP: Nicole Ge Li (erhu) and Corey Hamm (piano)

Saturday May 7th 2016: FAWN Chamber Collective presents "Synesthesia IV pt.1"
221 Sterling Rd (studio 5), Toronto, ON, M6R 2B2 | doors open @ 730pm; concert @ 800pm
TIX $15 for under 30 & artists / $20 regular
Sawari for solo guitar (2015)
feat. PATRICK POWER (guitar) and JENNIFER NICHOLS (movement), KATHRYN FRANCES WARNER (art), HOLLY MEYER-DYMNY (lighting), ERICA SUN (makeup design). 
...artistic direction by AMANDA SMITH; musical direction by ADAM SCIME. 

Friday May 13th 2016 - Vancouver Pro Musica presents Nu:BC Collective
Pyatt Hall (343 Seymour St.), Vancouver BC; 730pm
In and Out of Kitsch (2016) for flute, piano, 'cello
Nu:BC = Paolo Bortolussi (fl.), Eric Wilson ('cello), Corey Hamm (pno.)

Wuhan Conservatory of Music, Wuhan, 730pm
Firewall (2014) for erhu & piano
Piano Erhu Project (PEP)Nicole Ge Li (erhu) & Corey Hamm (piano)

Tuesday May 24th 2016 - CHINA TOUR 2016 (PIANO ERHU PROJECT)
China Conservatory of Music, Beijing, 730pm
Firewall (2014) for erhu & piano
Piano Erhu Project (PEP)Nicole Ge Li (erhu) & Corey Hamm (piano)

Wednesday May 25th 2016 - CHINA TOUR 2016 (PIANO ERHU PROJECT)
Capital Normal University, Beijing, 730pm
Firewall (2014) for erhu & piano
Piano Erhu Project (PEP)Nicole Ge Li (erhu) & Corey Hamm (piano)

Thursday May 26th 2016 - CHINA TOUR 2016 (PIANO ERHU PROJECT)
Shanghai Conservatory of Music, Shanghai, 200pm
Firewall (2014) for erhu & piano
Piano Erhu Project (PEP)Nicole Ge Li (erhu) & Corey Hamm (piano)

Thursday May 26th 2016 - CHINA TOUR 2016 (PIANO ERHU PROJECT)
Xingkong Theatre Shanghai Thames Town, Shanghai, 730pm
Firewall (2014) for erhu & piano
Piano Erhu Project (PEP)Nicole Ge Li (erhu) & Corey Hamm (piano)

Sat. August 27th 2016 - NSYO feat. NADINA MACKIE JACKSON
St. John's Anglican Church, LUNENBURG, NS, 700pm
squeezed through wood for solo bassoon & orchestra
Conducted by Dinuk Wijeratne

Sun. August 28th 2016 - NSYO feat. NADINA MACKIE JACKSON
deCoste Centre, PICTOU, NS, 700pm
squeezed through wood for solo bassoon & orchestra
Conducted by Dinuk Wijeratne

Mon. August 29th 2016 - NSYO feat. NADINA MACKIE JACKSON
St. Matthew's United Church, HALIFAX, NS, 700pm
squeezed through wood for solo bassoon & orchestra
Conducted by Dinuk Wijeratne

Saturday October 15th 2016 - Vancouver Chinese Music Ensemble
Chinese Cultural Centre of Greater Vancouver (555 Columbia St.), 300pm.
star pollution | fireflies (2015) - commissioned by the VCIMS

dizi / suona / piano / guzheng / pipa / erhu 1 / erhu 2 

Sunday November 20th 2016 - Via Choralis: "Sounds and Sweet Airs"
St. Elizabeth's Church, Sidney, Vancouver Island, BC; 230pm.
through the azure skies (2016) for SATB choir, 'cello, & piano finalist in the 2016 Via Choralis composition competition - 
Via Choralis, directed by Nicholas Fairbank

November 25th 2016 - Dalhousie University Wind Ensemble fall concert
All Saints Cathedral, Halifax, NS; time TBA.
Jupiter II/VI 'Europa' (2013/2016)
Dalhousie University Wind Ensemble, directed by Jacob Caines

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