The 43rd Eckhardt-Gramatté National Music Competition (E-Gré) for the performance of Canadian and contemporary music is pleased to announce its 2020 prize winners.
Personal note from John Reid, Prairie Regional Director, Canadian Music Centre.
Available now - The Music Library is now open online!
The Canadian League of Composers (CLC), in partnership with the Canadian Music Centre and Continuum Contemporary Music, is pleased to announce that applications are now open for the 2020-2021 PIVOT Mentorship Program.
Medici TV to livestream the performance with works by 2020 Azrieli Music Prize-Winners Keiko Devaux, Yotam Haber and Yitzhak Yedid Performers include Le Nouvel Ensemble Moderne led by Lorraine Vaillancourt, mezzo-soprano Krisztina Szabó and soprano Sharon Azrieli
Conductor Yannick Nezet-Seguin and the CBC Virtual Orchestra performing the world premiere performance of Canadian composer Vivian Fung‘s ‘Prayer’
“I’ve been more prolific since March this year than at any other time in my life, because I no longer have those constant interruptions. I’ve actually been inspired by the pandemic.”
"From childhood on, all he ever wanted to do was make music. Something of a prodigy, Victor Feldbrill first conducted the Toronto Symphony at the age of 18 in 1943, and went on to have an association with that orchestra over seven decades. He was an enthusiastic and tireless promoter of Canadian composers such as [...]
The Eckhardt-Gramatté National Music Competition are going ONLINE in September for the 43rd edition of the competition!
Brandon, Manitoba – The annual Eckhardt-Gramatté National Music Competition (E-Gré), which began in 1976, was the vision of composer, pianist and violinist S. C. Eckhardt-Gramatté. It is unique in its devotion to the performance excellence of 20th- and 21st-century music and to the creation of over 40 new commissioned works by Canadian composers.
Congratulations to CMC Associate Composer Ana Sokolović for winning the 2020 JUNO Award for Classical Composition of the Year for her work "Evta". junoawards.ca