FORUM 2014 Calgary

Canadian Music, Canadian Audiences

January 23-26, 2014, in collaboration with the Music Division of the School of Creative and Performing Arts, University of Calgary, at the spectacular Rozsa Centre.

This is your chance to meet some of the world’s best new music artists and presenters!
Here’s just a sample….

Keynote presenters:
Andrew Burke – London Sinfonietta (London UK)
Lawrence Cherney – Soundstreams Canada (Toronto)
Patricia Rosner – Berliner Philharmoniker (Berlin)
Melissa Smey – Arts Initiative and Miller Theatre (New York)
Nicolas Thirion – Why Note Association & Ici l’Onde (Dijon)

Other featured guests:
Gary Kulesha – Toronto Symphony Orchestra
DB Boyko – Western Front (Vancouver)
David Dacks – Music Gallery (Toronto)
David Pay – Music On Main (Vancouver)
Michel Levasseur – Festival international de musique actuelle de Victoriaville
Heidi Ouellette/Luke Nickel – Cluster Festival (Winnipeg)
Walter Boudreau – SMCQ (Montréal)
Louis Dufort  – Akousma Festival (Montréal)
And many more!

What will we be doing? Lots!

  • Panel discussions: new music and new media; orchestral programming; festival programming; audience development; Canadian cultural relevance
  • Open networking sessions: new music and women; creative music education; new music and new audiences; the business of new music
  • Presentations: new technology; new music dissemination; cross-cultural new music
  • Concerts: Land’s End Ensemble; New Works Calgary; the U of C’s Discovery Series

Register now, and join us for an extraordinary 3 days of musical discovery and professional networking.

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