- 4 years ago
Vancouver New Music opened it's 40th Anniversary Retrospective with a night of compositions for soloists an small ensembles, including James Rolfe's composition Railway Street inspired by a sudden encounter on RS. Maegan talked to James and Giorgio Magnenensi (VNM Director) talk about the festival, new music in Vancouver, revisiting old compositions and more.
The night included compositions by Paul Dolden (Resonance #1), Jacques Hètu (Sonate Pour Piano op.35), Jacqueline Leggatt (Cold Trip), Jocelyn Morlock (Icarus Landing), Michael O’Neill (Stabimobilism), and James Rolfe (Railway Street). Featuring Lori Freedman (Montreal), François Houle (Vancouver), Rachel Kiyo Iwaasa (Vancouver), Mark McGregor (Vancouver) and Catriona Strang (Vancouver).