Considered one of Western Canada’s most celebrated composers, Jocelyn Morlock has established herself as an important voice of her generation and a tireless supporter of our musical culture. In celebration of her 50th birthday year, she has put together this special concert that highlights her musical gifts and curatorial talents. Works include those by Ms. Morlock, Bekah Simms, Salina Fisher, Kaija Saariaho, and Toshio Hosokawa. Denise Clarke, innovative performance artist and choreographer, will join Land’s End cellist, Beth Root Sandvoss in the performance of Kaija Saariaho’s Sept Papillon. Will also be presenting the world premieres of new works by Ms. Morlock and Calgary’s own David Eagle.
David Eagle (CAN) – Altered States (world premiere) Jocelyn Morlock (CAN) – Asylum
Kaija Saariaho (FIN) – Sept Papillons
Bekah Simms (CAN) – Salvation (what was needed most)
Jocelyn Morlock (CAN) – Vulpine
Toshio Hosokawa (JPN) – Memory – In memory of Isang Yun
Salina Fisher (NZL) – Torino
Jocelyn Morlock (CAN) – Speedway (world premiere)