Events

WCMA nomination – Classical Composition of the Year

Posted: April 27, 2017

Big news! I was nominated for a WCMA!  Magnetic North, a work for violin+piano from my debut album Ravens, has been nominated for the Western Canadian Music Awards Classical Composition of the Year. I am honoured to have my piece stand alongside works by other great Canadian composers, including Stephen Chatman, Marcus Goddard, Jordan Nobles and Edward Top. The award will […]

Thank You Thursdays

Posted: March 29, 2017

A place to show my gratitude to those who have helped along my journey. I couldn’t do it without you. Thank You, Mahsi Cho. Thursday March 29 2017 – Thank you CBC and CBC North! A way to send strength and love out by thanking those who have helped me on my journey. Today I send […]

Yellowknife premiere “The Ice Seasons”

Posted: March 15, 2017

The award-winning Spiritus Chamber Choir from Calgary comes to Yellowknife and performs my thesis composition “The Ice Seasons” that I completed for my Masters of Music in Composition! This major work explores the beauty and behaviour of lake ice. I’m so excited that this fantastic choir will perform it in my hometown, where I got the inspiration […]

Sound Journal

Nahanni National Park

Spectacular NWT! A road trip from Yellowknife to Fort Simpson, then a day trip into Nahanni National Park. Along the way, baby buffalo running near Behchoko, birch trees playing coy amongst the spruce at Kakisa Falls, incredible views from a Beaver 172 float plane, forest fire spotting from the air, frogs, mosquitos, sandhill cranes, a […]

Norman Wells

A short trip to Norman Wells in the Sahtu region of the NWT  – oil town, population 800, an hour flight north of Yellowknife. The trip was an attempt to arrive in time to witness the break-up of ice on the mighty Deh Cho (Mackenzie River), but it had happened a week earlier. All that was left […]

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