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UVic Orchestra

February 2, 2018 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

New & Now
Ajtony Csaba, conductor

Program:
Philippe Leroux: Envers IV
Cassandra Miller: Round
Shabahang Saffari: Isolation (winner of the 2017 UVic Composers’ Competition)
Plus works selected from a national call for scores

The UVic Orchestra performs Round, a new composition by School of Music alumna Cassandra Miller (BMus ’05) commissioned by the Toronto Symphony Orchestra, in celebration of the 150th Anniversary of the Confederation of Canada. Miller is a Canadian composer of chamber and orchestral music, currently living in the north of England. She twice received the Jules-Léger Prize for New Chamber Music, Canada’s highest honour for composition.

Also on the program is Isolation by Shabahang Safari, winner of the 2017 UVic Composers’ Competition, the Canadian premiere Philippe Leroux’s Envers IV, as well as works selected from a national call for scores.

This event is part of the School of Music’s 50th Anniversary New Music & Digital Media Festival and is presented in partnership with the Toronto Symphony Orchestra with financial assistance from the Government of Canada.

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Details

Date:
February 2, 2018
Time:
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Organizer

School of Music, University of Victoria
Phone:
250-721-7903
Email:
music@uvic.ca
Website:
http://finearts.uvic.ca/music/

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Admission:
$20 regular / $15 seniors / $10 students & UVic alumni
Ticket info:
Tickets complimentary for UVic students with a valid ONECard. Reserve in advance or at the door. Special rates available for groups including elementary, middle and high school students (and their guardians). Contact the UVic Ticket Centre for details.
Buy tickets:
http://www.uvic.ca/auditorium/ticket-centre/index.php

Venue

University Centre Farquhar Auditorium
University of Victoria
Victoria, BC V8W 3P2 Canada
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Phone:
250-721-8480
Website:
http://www.uvic.ca/auditorium/