Symposium Schedule

Newfound Music Festival XVI
Thursday, January 24
12:00 - 3:30 pm, Suncor Energy Hall

Session 1 12:00 - 1:20 PM, Suncor Hall

12:00 Joe Argentino Opening welcome
12:10 Luke Welsh Jade: An Invisible Performer
12:35 Bert Power A Brief History of Found Sounds in Modern Music
(with performance of Shift for percussion quintet)
12:50 Holly Winter Violence for bass clarinet, voice, electronics
1:00 Shelby Marshall Fashwave: The Nostalgic Aesthetic of the Alt-Right

1:20 BREAK (Move to Room 1034)

Interlude 1:30-2:00 PM, Room 1034

1:30 Guest artist Arlan Vriens with the MUN Chamber Orchestra, Vernon Regehr conductor.
Schnittke’s Styles: References and Influences in Schnittke’s Violin Sonata No. 1

Keynote Presentation, 2:00-2:30 PM, Suncor Hall

2:00 KEYNOTE: Quasar saxophone quartet performance and Q & A

Session 2 2:30-3:30 PM, Suncor Hall

2:30 Duncan Stenhouse The Theosophical DNA of Scriabin’s Harmonic Language
2:45 Kiersten Fage A Bass Fiddle is for Vamping! New Perspectives on Historical
Scottish Folk Cello Playing

3:05 Closing Performance: Guest artist Arlan Vriens
Selections from György Kurtág's Signs, Games, and Messages for Solo Violin (2008).
I. Calmo, sognando: Stefan Romascanu in memoriam
II. Hommage à J.S.B.
III. Népdalféle: Im Volkston
IV. Doloroso - Garzulyéknak
V. Perpetuum Mobile
VI. ... féerie d'automne ...
VII. The Carenza Jig

3:20 Joe Argentino Closing remarks


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