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Freesound Series

  • Arraymusic 155 Walnut Avenue Toronto, ON, M6J 3W3 Canada (map)


Pauline Oliveros (US) - Earth Ears: A Sonic Ritual (1982/85)
Lise Morrison (ZA) - Staircase Wit (2017/18)*
Anna Thorvaldsdóttir (IS) - aequilibria (2014)

No Intermission

*North American Premiere

Wednesday March 27, 2019 | 8PM | Arrayspace
Tickets (at the door only): $15 students, arts workers, seniors | $20 regular


The Freesound Series presents its inaugural concert featuring works by Pauline Oliveros, Lise Morrison, and Anna Thorvaldsdóttir.

Dedicated to showcasing experimental and contemporary music for large chamber ensembles, and led by artistic director & conductor Paolo Griffin, Freesound consists of a varying group of the best musicians from Toronto's leading classical and contemporary ensembles. Freesound's goal is to encourage and disseminate the creation of new works by Canadian composers and to present existing works by composers from around the world.

Bass flute - Tristan Durie, bass clarinet - Olivia Shortt, bassoon - Kevin Harris, horn - Rachel Côté, trombone - Brayden Friesen, piano - Todd Yaniw, violins - Aysel Taghi-Zada & Adrian Irvine, viola - Matt Antal, cello - Evan Lamberton, double bass - Dave Riedstra, conductor & artistic director - Paolo Griffin

Earlier Event: March 24
Opening for Baker-Hess duo
Later Event: March 28
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