2016

 January 28 - 30, 8:00 PM. 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 and the National Arts Centre Symphony Orchestra under the direction of Tadeusz Biernacki. National Arts Centre, Ottawa, ON.

 February 2 -6. GOING HOME STAR: Truth and Reconciliation. The Royal Winnipeg Ballet.

February 2. The Grand Theatre, Kingston, ON.
February 4. The Burlington Performing Arts Centre. Burlington, ON
February 5, 6. Sony Centre. Toronto, ON.

 March 4, 5. The Isle is Full of Noises. Naples Philharmonic under the direction of Andrey Boreyko. Masterworks series. Artis—Naples, Naples, Florida.

 March 6, 3:00 PM. Arabesque. Emmy Storms, violin; Cynthia Liem, piano; Strijkorkest De Haagse Beek under the direction of Yiorgo Moutsiaras. Theater De Nieuwe Regentes. Weimarstraat 63, 2562 GR, The Hague, The Netherlands.

 March 12 - 27. Sting Quartet No. 3 (The Questioning). The Afiara Quartet. Tour of eastern Canada (Debut Atlantic):

March 12, 8:00 PM. Paul's Hall, 12286 Peggys Cove Rd., Glen Haven, NS
March 14, 8:00 PM. Lawrence O'Brian Arts Centre, Goose Bay Airport, Voisey Dr., Happy Valley-Goose Bay, NL
March 17, 7:30 PM. Studio 1 - Confederation Centre for he Arts. 130 Queen St., Charlottetown, PEI
March 18, 7:30 PM. Moncton Community Concert Association. The First Church of the Nazarene, 21 Fieldcrest Dr., Moncton, NB
March 19, 7:30 PM. Atlantic Festival Theatre. 504 Main St., Wolfville, NS
March 20, 8:00 PM. Antigonish Performing Arts. Immaculata Hall, St. Francis Xavier University, Antigonish, NS
March 23, 7:00 PM. th'Yarc Playhouse and Arts Centre, 76 Parade St., Yarmouth, NS

 March 13, 3:00 PM. Arabesque. Emmy Storms, violin; Cynthia Liem, piano; Strijkorkest De Haagse Beek under the direction of Yiorgo Moutsiaras. Prinsenhof, (Van der Mandelezaal). Sint Agathaplein 1, 2611 HR, Delft, The Netherlands.

 March 16, 12:30 PM. Arctic Dreams 1. Katharine Hao, flute; Yang Chen, vibraphone. Walter Hall, Faculty of Music, University of Toronto. Toronto, ON.

 March 17, 12:15 PM. Atonement. Rachel Mercer, cello; Angela Park, piano. City Series in Ottawa;. Ottawa City Hall, Ottawa, ON.

 March 20. Atonement. Rachel Mercer, cello; Angela Park, piano. Details TBA. Gatineau, Guebec.

 March 21-30. GOING HOME STAR: Truth and Reconciliation. The Royal Winnipeg Ballet.

March 21. Western Manitoba Centennial Centre. Brandon. MB.
March 23. Conexus Arts Centre. Regina, SK.
March 26. The Banff Centre, Banff, AB.
March 29-30. Kelowna Community Theatre, Kelowna, BC.

 March 31. World premiere of Ecstasy. Sarah Slean, vocalist; Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra under the direction of Artur Post. Thunder Bay Community Auditorium. Thunder Bay, ON.

April 1-9. GOING HOME STAR: Truth and Reconciliation. The Royal Winnipeg Ballet.

April 1, 2. Royal Theatre, Victoria.
April 4, 5. The Port Theatre, Nanaimo, BC.
April 7-9. Queen Elizabeth Theatre, Vancouver, BC.

April 13, 4:30 PM. Old Photographs. Steve Sang Koh, violin; Evan Lamberton, cello; Amy Seulky Lee, piano. Walter Hall, Faculty of Music, University of Toronto. Toronto, ON

 April 16, 1:00 - 4:00 PM. Old Photographs. Christopher Wilkinson, violin; Shimon Walt, cello; Simon Docking, piano. Highland Arts Theatre. ECMA Classical Showcase presented by the Canadian Music Centre. Sydney, NS.

 April 27, 8:30 PM. Fertility Rites. Diego Rubio, marimba. Teatro Principal, Calle San Vicente, Zamora, Spain.

May 3, 5:05-5:35 PM. Harmonia. MacMillan Theatre, Faculty of Music, University of Toronto. Part of the Sounds of Science event. Toronto, ON.

 May 14, 7:00 PM. Sepulcher of Life. Soloists TBA, Mount Royal Kantorei, Mount Royal Artio Cum Vino Cantus; The Calgary Youth Orchestra under the direction of Edmond Agopian. Bella Concert Hall, Taylor Centre for the Performing Arts, Calgary, AB.

 May 14. Lamento. Sarah Slean, vocalist; the Saskatoon Symphony Orchestra under the direction of Eric Paetkau. Sid Buckwold Theatre, TCU Place, Saskatoon, SK.

 May 19. Coming To. Veronique Mathieu, violin. Pham Quuynh Tang, piano. Viet Nam National Academy of Music. Ha Noi, Vietnam.

 June 4. Fertility Rites. Ewelina Hajda, marimba. Academy of Arts, Szczecin, Poland.

 June 10 - July 7. Premiere and run of the ballet Salome by Demis Volpe, partly based on Hatzis' Fertility Rites (Beverley Johnston, marimba) and on music by John Adams, Vladimir Martynov, Tracy Silverman and Philippe Ohl. Stutgart Ballet, Opernhous, Stutgart, Germany.

June 10, 7:00 pm
June 15, 7:00 pm
June 17, 7:00 pm
June 19, 7:00 pm
June 21, 7:00 pm
June 23, 7:00 pm
June 25, 7:00 pm
June 26, 7:00 pm
July 2, 7:00 pm
July 7, 7:00 pm

May 21, 7:00. Old Photographs. The Gryphon Trio. Lunenburg Academy of Music. Lunenburg, NS.

June 16. Harmonia. 2016 New York City Electroacoustic Music Festival. Abrons Arts Centre, New York City, NY.

June 18, 6:00 PM. Serenity from Departures for flute and string orchestra; Ellie Falaris, flute; Natalia Pardalis, piano. Anaphora from Four Songs on Poems by Elizabeth Bishop. Greek Chamber Music Project; Hellenic Community of Vancouver, 4500 Arbutus Street, Vancouver, BC.

June 19, 2:00 PM. World premiere of the television documentary Truth, Dance & Reconciliation based on the ballet GOING HOME STAR: Truth and Reconciliation. The documentary was created by Barbara Hager and produced by Arrow Productions Inc.

June 25, 9:00 PM. Anaktoria. Angelica Cathariou, mezzo; Internationale Ensemble Modern (Frankfurt Academy) under the direction of Christos Kolovos. Ionian Academy, Corfu, Greece.

June 25, 7:00 PM. Atonement. Rachel Mercer, cello; Angela Park, piano. Part of Mossy Gatherings series. Harmony Centre, Owen Sound, ON.

July 11 - 15, 12 pm (repeated 12 am). Christos Hatzis was featured as "Composer of the Week" in five one-hour-long radio shows dedicated entirely to his music, a different one each day, airing at noon and repeating at midnight on ERT-Trito Radio, the national Greek broadcasting network. Produced and hosted by Markos Moissidis. This was the most comprehensive presentation of Hatzis's compositional opus in Greece to date.

July 23, 10 PM. Fertility Rites. Manuel Campos, marimba. Cine-Theatre Joao d'Oliva Monteiro. Alcobaca, Portugal.

August 2, 7:00 pm. CONSTANTINOPLE. 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. August 2, 7:00 pm. CONSTANTINOPLE. École Secondaire Publique De La Salle. Part of the Ottawa International Chamber Music Festival 2016. Ottawa, ON.

August 3-7. Christos Hatzis and percussionist Beverley Johnston were guest artists at the 5th Annual TORQ Percussion Seminar, part of Stratford Summer Music 2016. Stratford, ON. Hatzis gave a lecture "Composing for Percussion" at the Wilfrid Laurier University at Stratford on August 5, and students performed "Quantum Transitions" and Chrustalization from Modulations 1 on August 7.

September 1, 5:30 PM. The Mega4 Meta4. Jonathan Morgan, viola. Part of the inaugural Summer Music Festival of the University of California at Santa Barbara. Old Little Theatre, College of Creative Studies, UCSB, Santa Barbara, CA.

September 27, 4:00 PM. Arctic Dreams. Sara Hahn, flute; Beverley Johnston, vibraphone. Chamber Music Studio, Banff Centre for the Performing Arts. Banff, AB.

September 28-October 5. Odd World, from Constantinople (arr. by Architek Percussion). Architek Percussion (Ben Reimer, Mark Morton, Ben Duinker, Alessandro Valiante). Marimba Plus—Jeunesses Musicales Canada.

September 28, 6:00 PM. Maison des JMC, Montral, Quebec.
September 30, 7:30 PM. Saint Andrew's Presbyterian Church, Prescot, ON.
October 4, 7:30 PM. Theatre des Eskers. Amos, Quebec.
October 5, 7:30 PM. Theatre de poche. La Sarre, Quebec.
October 9, 2:00 PM. Salle multifonctionnelle - Conservatoire de musique de Val d'Or. Val d'Or, Quebec
October 11, 7:30 PM. Théâtre du Cuivre. Rouyn-Noranda , Quebec.
October 18, 12:00 PM. Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre, Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, Toronto, ON.

September 29, 8:00 PM. In the Fire of Conflict. Beverley Johnston, marimba. Rolston Performance Hall, Banff Centre for the Performing Arts. Banff, AB.

September 30, 7:00 PM. Orbiting Garden. Joseph Petric, accordion. St. Johannes Kirche, Dinslaken, Germany.

October 2, 7:30 PM. Orbiting Garden. Joseph Petric, accordion. Akkordeonherbst Festival, Gelsenkirchen-Buer, Germany.

October 7, 7:00 PM. Orbiting Garden. Joseph Petric, accordion. Rathaus Essen-Heisingen, Germany.

October 5 - 7. Three performances and a CD recording of Mirage? Dame Evelyn Glennie, percussion; Manitoba Chamber Orchestra under the direction of Ann Manson.

October 5. Arte Musica Foundation, Bourgie Hall, Montreal, Quebec 
October 6. Maureen Forrester Auditorium, Wilfrid Laurier University, Waterloo, ON.
October 7. St. Jude's Church; 160 William Street, Oakville, ON.

October 7, 8:00 PM. Old Photographs. The Ruby Trio (Terri Croft, violin; Amahl Arulnandam, cello; Alex Seredenko, piano). Gallery 345. Toronto, ON

October 8, 7:30 PM. In the Fire of Conflict. Katarzyna Mycka, marimba. Sommersaal Schloss Stetten, Kernen-Stetten, Germany

October 9, 6:00 PM. In the Fire of Conflict. Fabian Ziegler, marimba. Freudenfels Castle, Eschenz, Switzerland.

October 20, 8:00 PM. World premiere of Thunder Drum. Season opening concert (Masterworks series). Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra under the direction of Arthur Post. Thunder Bay Community Auditorium. Thunder Bay, ON.

October 20, 7:30 PM. In the Fire of Conflict. Katarzyna Mycka, marimba. Mozarteum, Salzburg, Austria.

October 27, 7:30 PM. Arctic Dreams. Susan Hoeppner, flute; Beverley Johnston, vibraphone. Richmond Hill Centre for the Performing Arts. Richmond Hill, ON.

October 28, 7:30 PM. String Quartet No. 1 (The Awakening). Quatuor Molinari (Olga Ranzenhofer, violin; Frederic Bednarz, violin; Frederic Lambert, viola; Pierre-Alain Bouvrette, cello.) Conservatoire de musique de Montréal, Montréal, 4750, avenue Henri-Julien, Montréal, Québec.

November 8, 7:30 PM. Zeitgiest. Manitoba Chamber Orchestra under the direction of Ann Manson. Westminster United Church, 745 Westminster Str., Winnipeg MB.

November 11. In the Fire of Conflict. Fabian Ziegler, marimba. Recital ZHdK, University of the Arts, Zurich, Switzerland.

November 19. In the Fire of Conflict. Fabian Ziegler, marimba. Protestant Church Matzingen, Switzerland.

International tour performances of the ballet dance work One and Others based on String Quartet No. 1 (The Awakening). Demis Volpi, choreographer. Episodios Nocturnos Coreograficos. Ballet Nacional Sodre (National Ballet of Uruguay).

November 18 & 19. Auditorio Juan Bautista Gutierrez. Guatemala.
November 25 & 26. Fundación Cultural Coliseum. Teatro Coliseo; Buenos Aires, Argentina.
December 16 - 20.  Gran Teatre del Liceu, Barcelona, Spain.
December 27 - January 8. 2017. Teatros del Canal, Madrid, Spain.

December 10, 2016, 6:00 PM. Fertility Rites. Nelson Socha Bonilla, marimba. Alberto Castilla Chamber Music, Conservatory of Tolima, Ibaque, Colombia.

 

 

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