2015

  January 12. Old Photographs. Joan Espina, violin; Miguel Jimenez, cello; Irini Gaitani, piano. Fundacion Botin; Santander, Spain

  January 19, 7:00 PM. Nadir. Susan Hoeppner, flute; Teng Li, viola. Walter Hall, Faculty of Music, University of Toronto; 80 Queen’s Park, Toronto, ON.

  January 30, 8:00 PM. In the Fire of Conflict. Beverley Johnston, marimba; Steven H. Henry (Bugsy H.) pre-recorded rap singer. The NUMUS Broken Songs Trio program. The Registry Theatre, 122 Frederick Street. Kitchener, ON.

  February 8, 7:30 PM. Everlasting Light. Spiritus Chamber Choir under the direction of Timothy Shantz. Eckhardt-Gramatte Hall, Rozsa Centre, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB.

  February 8, 4:00 PM. Nadir. Alheli Pimienta, flute; emanuel Olivieri, viola. Puerto Rico Conservatory of Music. San Juan, Puerto Rico.

  February 13 -15. The Isle is Full of Noises. Program: Shakespere in Love. Okanagan Symphony Orchestra, under the direction of Rosemary Thompson.

February 13, 8:00 PM. Kelowna, BC
February 14, 7:30 PM. Penticton, BC
February 15, 7:00 PM. Vernon, BC

  February 17, 18. Four Songs on Poems by Elizabeth Bishop. Suzie LeBlanc, soprano; Symphony New Brunswick under the direction of Michael Newnham.

February 17, 7:30 PM. The Playhouse. Fredericton, NB
February 18, 7:30 PM. Imperial Theatre, Saint John, NB

March 8, 2:30 PM. Everlasting Light. Pro Coro Canada and Spiritus Chamber Choir. Canadian Connections III program. Winspear Centre for the Performing Arts, Edmonton AB.

March 9. In the Fire of Conflict. Katarzyna Mycka, marimba. Oberhof Church, Göppingen, Germany.

  March 28, 8:00 PM. Psalm 91. Mississauga Festival Chamber Choir and Exultate Chamber Singers. Psalms & Solitude: A Lenten Concert. First United Church, Port Credit, ON.

  April 16. 8 PM. Psalm 91. Choir 21. Song for Athene, a choral memorial concert for British composer John Tavener. Trinity-St. Paul's Centre, Toronto, ON.

 April 18, 8:00 PM. Four Songs on Poems by Elizabeth Bishop. Suzie LeBlanc, soprano; The Victoria Symphony under the direction of Tania Miller. Alix Goolden Hall, Victoria BC.

 April 24. In the Fire of Conflict. Katarzyna Mycka, marimba. PerkuLlíria Festival, Valencia, Spain.

  May 9, 7:30 PM Nocturno. TorQ percussion quartet. Port Hope United Church, 34 South Street. Port Hope, ON.

  May 17 2:30 PM. Lamento. Sarah Slean, vocalist; the Niagara Symphony Orchestra under the direction of Bradley Thachuk. Sean O' Sullivan Theatre; Centre for the Performing Arts; Brok University, St. Catharine's ON

  May 20, 12:30 am. Fertility Rites. Jerome Fagnoul, marimba. Foyer Eugene Ysaye, Philharmonic Hall, Liege, Belgium.

  May 20, 7:30 PM. In the Fire of Conflict. Katarzyna Mycka, marimba. Fabio Lozano Utadeo, Bogota, Colombia.

  June 1, 7:30 PM. Experts of GOING HOME STAR: Truth and Reconciliation ballet performed by the Royal Winnipeg Ballet, followed by a pannel discussion. Part of the closing ceremonies of Canada's Truth and Reconciliation Commission. The Studio; National Arts Centre, Ottawa, ON.

  June 7, 5 PM. Nadir. Alheli Pimienta, flute; Emanuel Olivieri, viola. Trio Miramar concert. Interamerican University Auditorium. Ponce, Puerto Rico.

June 9, 7:00 PM. Nadir. Alheli Pimienta, flute; Emanuel Olivieri, viola. Trio Miramar concert. Puerto rico Conservatory Concert Hall; San Juan, Puerto Rico.

June 16. Mirage? Dame Evelyn Glennie, percussion. O/MODERNT Kammarorkester under the direction of Kasper de Roo. O/MODERNT Festival. Ulriksdals Castle Theatre, Confidencen (Stockholm,) Sweden.

  June 30, 7:00 PM. Nadir. Alheli Pimienta, flute; Emanuel Olivieri, viola. Trio Miramar concert. Palacio Foz. Lisboa, Portugal.

  July 1 & 2. Old Photographs. The Desautels Trio (Oleg Pokhanovski, violin; Minna Rose Chung, cello; Judith kehler Siebert, piano.) World Piano Conference. Isidor Bajic Music School; Novi Sad, Serbia.

  July 2, 8:30 PM. Nadir. Alheli Pimienta, flute; Emanuel Olivieri, viola. Trio Miramar concert. Llevant Concert Hall. Barcelona, Spain.

  July 5, 4:00 PM. Nadir. Alheli Pimienta, flute; Emanuel Olivieri, viola. Trio Miramar concert. Cathédrale Américaine. Paris, France.

  July 15, 8:00 PM. Atonement. Yegor Dyachkov, cello; Jean Saulnier, piano. La Maison Trestler, 85, chemin de la Commune, Vaudreuil-Dorion, Quebec.

  July 17 -26. Christos Hatzis was the composer-in-residence at IKMMA (International Katarzyna Myćka Marimba Academy) in Hanover, Germany. A concert of Hatzis' music for mallet instruments on July 23, 7:00 PM, will feature the world premiere of Phosphorus for marimba and audio playback performed by Beverley Johnston. Other Hatzis works on the program: Modulations 1 for two vibraphones and two marimbas (Yuka Maruyama and Wenja Xu, vibraphones; Sergi Santamria Carrasedo and Mayaka Hashimoto, marimbas,) In the Fire of Conflict, for marimba and tape (Katarzyna Myćka) Eternity's Heartbeat for marimba and piano (marimba version premiere by Anne-Katrin Abt, marimba and Huan-Jou Hsu, piano) and Fertility Rites, for marimba and tape (Jonas Krause, marimba.) University of Music, Drama and Media, Hanover, Germany.

  July 27, 12:00 PM. Atonement. Yegor Dyachkov, cello; Jean Saulnier, piano. Ottawa International Chamber Music Festival. Dominion-Chalmers United Church. 355 Cooper Street, Ottawa, ON.

  August 7. 10:00 PM. Planet IndigenUS Opening: Excertpts from GOING HOME STAR: Truth and Reconciliation. The Royal Winnipeg Ballet. Choreography: Mark Godden; music: Christos Hatzis; story: Joseph Boyden; costume design: Paul Daigle; scenic design: KC Adams. With throat singer Tanya Tagaq, the Northern Cree Singers. WestJet Stage, Harbourfront Centre, 235 Queens Quay West, Toronto, ON.

 August 8, 8:00 PM. In the Fire of Conflict. Danniel Morphy, marimba. Hatzis is guest composer in "Music Makers: The Next Generation," a project showcasing Canadian teenage composers by Saman Sahi and the Regent Park Music Music School. Canadian Music Centre, 20 St. Joseph Street, Toronto.

 August 13 - 23. Premiere and performances of new ballet dance work based on String Quartet No. 1 (The Awakening). Demis Volpi, choreographer. Episodios Nocturonos Coreograficos. Ballet Nacional Sodre (National Ballet of Uruguay,) Montevideo, Uruguay.

  September 25 -October 1. Harmonia. Presented at the International Computer Music Conference 2015, with a paper read by Bruno Degazio. University of North Texts. Denton, TX.

  September 25, 8:00 PM. In the Fire of Conflict. Beverley Johnston, marimba. Isabel Bader Concert Hall, Queen's University, Kingston, ON.

  October 6. The Isle is Full of Noises. Ural Philharmonic Orchestra under the direction of Dmitry Liss. Eurasia International Music Festival (opening concert.) Yekaterinburg, Russia.

  October 17, 8:00 PM. Atonement. Yegor Dyachkov, cello; Jean Saulnier, piano. Diffusions Amal Gamme. À la croisée des chemins, Salle Saint-François-Xavier, 994, rue Principale, Prévost, Quebec. 

  October 18, 8:00 PM. Atonement. Yegor Dyachkov, cello; Jean Saulnier, piano. Centennial Theatre, Bishop's University, 2600 College St., Sherbrooke, Quebec.

  October 18, 5:00 PM. Four Songs on Poems by Elizabeth Bishop. Suzie LeBlanc, soprano; Prince Edward Island Symphony under the direction of Mark Shapiro. Zion Presbyterian Church, Charlottetown, PEI.

 October 24. In the Fire of Conflict. Katarzyna Mycka, marimba. Państwowa Szkoła Muzyczna. Part of Drum Fest 2015. Opole, Poland

 November 1, 8:00 PM. String Quartet No. 1 (The Awakening.) Atlantic String Quartet, D.F. Cook Recital Hall, Memorial University, St John's, NF.

 November 5, 7:00 PM. Odd World (from Constantinople.) Olympus Piano Trio (Konstantine Valianatos, piano; Regi Papa, violin; Benjamin Capps, cello.) Merkin Concert Hall, New York, NY.

 November 26 - 28. CONSTANTINOPLE. The Gryphon Trio (Annalee Patipatanakoon, violin; Roman Borys, cello; Jamie Parker, piano); Patricia O' Callaghan, soprano; Maryem Tollar, alto; Marie-Josée Chartier, director/choreographer; John Murrell OC, AOE, scripting consultant; Jacques Collin, visual projection production and design; Lionel Arnould, visual projection concept development, production, and design; Bernard White, set and lighting design; Heather MacCrimmon, costume design; Anthony Crea, sound design/ engineer; Caroline Hollway, production manager. Ismaili Centre, 49 Wynford Drive, Toronto.

 November 28. Arabesque. Jeremy Bell, solo violin; Glenn Buhr, piano; Perimeter Chamber Players under the direction of Eric Paetkau. Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics. Waterloo, On.

 December 5. In the Fire of Conflict. Katarzyna Mycka, marimba. Estonian Church, St. Petersburg, Russia.

 December 7, 7:30 PM. Faculty Artists Concert featuring Beverley Johnston, Christos Hatzis and friends. Hatzis works on the program: Atonement (Racel Mercer, cello, Angela Park, piano;) Arctic Dreams (Susan Hoeppner, flute; Beverley Johnston, vibraphone;) Canadian premeire of Phosphorus and In the Fire of Conflict (Beverley Johnston, marimba) and Parlor Music (Peter Stoll, clarinet, Beverley Johnston, vibraphone, Rachel Mercer, cello, Angela Park, piano.) Walter Hall, Faculty of Music, University of Toronto, 80 Queen's Park, Toronto, ON.

 December 16, 8:00 PM. Arctic Dreams. Derek Charkie, flute; Victoria Sparks, percussion; Groundswell; Winnipeg Art Gallery, 300 Memorial Blvd., Winnipeg Mantitoba.

 December 19, 7:00 PM. Modulations 1 and In the Fire of Conflict. Percussion ensemble of the Hochschule für Musik und Theater Hannover under the direction of Andreas Böttger. Aula der Carl von Ossietzky Universität Oldenburg, Oldenburg, Germany.

 

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