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Concert Calendar

2017 - 2018 SEASON

July 6, 2017 - premier: "Carmena Gadelica"
New work for choir and electric guitar
Commissioned by the Montreal Organ Festival
Mary Queen of the World Church

July 23, 2017 - Instruments of Happiness - 100 Guitars in Stratford
"100 Very Good Reasons Why..." - performed at the Stratford Summer Music Festival
in the William Allman Arena. FREE - 1PM - 3 PM

July 31, 2017 - Montréal premiere: Symphony #4, plus:
World premiere: "Pour Gilles" - for orchestra: 7:30 PM
"The How and the Why of Memory: Symphony #4" - performed by the
Orchestre de la Francophonie, Simon Rivard, conductor, at the Arsenal Contemporary Art Space.
Premier performance: "Pour Gilles" - a short orchestral work in homage to composer
Gilles Tremblay (d. July 27, 2017)

Nov. 7, 2017 new work for 18 guitaras at ISCM - Vancouver
"For Jordan" - new work for 18 electric guitars, commissioned by Redshift Music

for their concert at the International Society for Contemporary Music Festival
Spatialised music Vancouver Public Library
FREE concert: 10:15 PM - 350 W. Georgia St., Vancouver

Dec. 13, 2017 - Instruments of Happiness - Le VIVIER/Le Gesù
As part of "VIVER-MIX" - IoH will perform "Equal But Opposite Reaction" (Brady)
and "Réflets sur Francesca Woodman" (McKinley)
1200 Bleury, Montréal 8 PM - Price: TBC

Feb. 7, 2018 - "Whose Motion Sounds: Symphony #8"

Premiere of a new 36-minute symphony for electric guitar (Brady), violin (Helmut Lipsky), hand percussion (Shawn Mativetsky) and 12 solo voices: Voces Boreales Choir, conducted by Andrew Gray. 
Also works by Pärt, Klatzow, and the premiere of a work for electric guitar and choir by Stephanie Moore.
The new works by Brady and Moore are inspired by Shakespeare Sonnets #8, 23, 59, 68, 71, 128
Salle Bourgie 7:30 PM Montréal - 1339 Sherbrooke West: $18.05 - $33.92

Mar. 7 - Erreur de Type 27 in Montréal - Maison de la culture Plateau Mont-Royal
8 PM - FREE - 465 Mont-Royal East
Bradyworks presents a multi-media work by composer and guitarist Pierre-Olivier Roy

"Sous un ciel qui grafigne" - for video, spoken text, electric guitar and 2 percussion

Instruments of Happiness - "The Lioness of Iran" - March 2018 Tour
IoH Guitar Quartet plus voice - 6 newly commissioned works based on the poetry
of Nobel Prize-nominated Iranian poet Simin Behbahani
Composers: Kiya Tabassian, Emily Hall, Juliet Palmer, Parisa Sabet, Laurie Radford, Jennifer Butler
Toronto: Mar. 22 - New Music Concerts - Music Gallery
Montréal: Mar. 27 - Sala Rossa ($20 at the door) - 4848 St. Laurent
Québec City: Mar. 29 - Erreur de Type 27

June 16th, 2018 - Instruments of Happiness at LUMINATO - Toronto
New work for 100 guitars - Concerto for solo electric guitar and 99 spatialized guitars
Commissioned by the Luminato Festival
Theme: George Harrison - 2018 would have been his 75th birthday!

Past seasons concert performances