As the second concert in Black Ice Sound’s inaugural concert series, Black Ice Sound is proud to bring Toronto soprano Clarisse Tonigussi’s Canadian Women Composers Project to Yellowknife. Part of a national tour, this concert is completely dedicated to the art songs of women in Canada. It will include my piece Winter Lullaby, and the concert […]
May 4 – 6 – In Brandon, Manitoba! The semi-finals and finals of the contemporary music performance Eckhardt-Gramatté National Music Competition in Strings, where a new piece I wrote will be played by each of the performers. Foxy Fox’s Musical Games will be played multiple times over the weekend by some of the best young […]
Black Ice Sound is launching a musical concert series! Our inaugural concert features the juicy classical music of Brahms played by two of Canada’s top chamber performers. Black Ice Sound owner Carmen Braden says “Yellowknife is increasingly on the map as a place for fantastic players to bring their music. I am thrilled to be […]
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 […]
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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