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CURRENT PROJECTS
 
—orchestra piece for children's show
 
—piece for solo kantele (zither)
NEW RELEASE

 
 
Lullaby featured on Edmonton Symphony Orchestra's 2-CD "A Concert for New York" alongside works by Estacio, Gilliland, Martinu & Bernstein. Purchase.

"...gentle textures and flowing themes occasionally yield surprising harmonic turns and briskly changing meters."
—Allan Kozinn, New York Times, on Lullaby

"...a work of quiet rapture and refined sensibility...elegant concision..."
—Jack Sullivan, American Record Guide
 
William Eddins, Jens Lindemann, Robert Rival, John Estacio & Allan Gilliland with the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra at Carnegie Hall, May 8, 2012. Photo © Steve J. Sherman.
   
UPCOMING EVENTS
Date Location Work Details
2015
Aug 30 Edmonton, AB Fanfare for the Open Sky
(world premiere)
Edmonton Symphony Orchestra. Bob Bernhardt, cond. Symphony under the Sky. Hawrelak Park.
Sep 19 Hamilton, ON Spring Hamilton Philharmonic Orchestra. Bernhard Gueller, cond. Hamilton Place.
Nov 29 Ottawa, ON The Great Northern Diver Ottawa Youth Orchestra. John Gomez, cond. St. Brigid's Centre for the Arts.
2016
Jan 30 Edmonton, AB Traces of a Silent Landscape Vaughan String Quartet. Holy Trinity Anglican Church.
Mar 13 Kingston, ON Schubert Fantasy Gisèle Dalbec-Szczesniak (vn), Michel Szczesniak (pno). Queen's Faculty Artists Series. The Isabel.
Apr 14 Halifax, NS Spring Symphony Nova Scotia. Martin Panteleev, cond. Rebecca Cohn Auditorium.
Apr 16 Sudbury, ON Northwest Passage Variations Sudbury Symphony Orchestra. Martin MacDonald, cond.
May 1 Regina, SK A Duck in New York City Regina Symphony Orchestra. RSO kids. Singer-songwriter Connie Kaldor's daring duck meets the orchestra.
May 14 Montreal, QC Piano Trio Musica Camerata Montréal. Chapelle Historique du Bon-Pasteur. 100 Sherbrooke East.