Apr
29
Sat
Elgar – THE APOSTLES @ Grace Church on-the-hill, Toronto
Apr 29 @ 7:30 pm – 9:45 pm

My swan song with Pax Christi Chorale, Elgar’s transcendental meditation on the passion of our Lord. With Meredith Hall, Krizstina Zabo, Lawrence Wiliford, Brett Polegato, Dan Lichti, Michael Uloth.

Apr
30
Sun
Elgar- THE APOSTLES @ Grace Church on-the-hill, Toronto
Apr 30 @ 3:00 pm – 5:15 pm

My swan song with Pax Christi Chorale, Elgar’s transcendental meditation on the passion of our Lord. With Meredith Hall, Krizstina Zabo, Lawrence Wiliford, Brett Polegato, Dan Lichti, Michael Uloth. – a repeat of Saturday night’s performance followed by much merriment and nostalgia.

Jun
4
Sun
Missa Chicagoensis premiere @ St John's Cantius
Jun 4 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

First performance of my new Latin Mass – all five movements – commissioned by Fr Scott for publication in Biretta Books. Also a six-part motet ‘Dum complerentur’ for Pentecost, also premiere.

Schola Magdalena: Concert for Pentecost @ Saint John Cantius Church
Jun 4 @ 3:00 pm – 4:15 pm
Jul
16
Sun
Premiere: ‘Be the River’ @ South Huron Recreation Centre, Exeter ON
Jul 16 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm

The Bach Festival of Canada has commissioned four composers to write a movement of a larger work ‘Our home and native land’ celebrating Canada’s 150 anniversary. The composers are:
Jeff Smallman (Hensall)
Matthew Emery London)
Stephanie Martin (Toronto)
Elise LeTourneau (Ottawa)

This gala, final concert wraps up the festivals 2017 season.

My piece is on a poem by Ontario poet Maureen Scott-Harris called ‘Be the river.’