214 College St. 3rd Floor, Robert Gill Theatre
Time: Dec 2nd, 1:00 pm End: Dec 2nd, 3:00 pm
Interest Categories: Music, Faculty of , English and Drama (UTM), English (UTSC), English (FAS), Drama, Theatre, Performance Studies (FAS), 2000-
Master class and public chat with composer
FRIDAY CHAT SERIES
Friday 2 December 2011
VINKO GLOBOKAR, MASTER CLASS
As a soloist, chamber musician, curator, and publisher, percussionist David Schotzko is a passionate advocate for contemporary music. A founding member of the acclaimed International Contemporary Ensemble (ICE), David has premiered over 300 works by composers from across the globe, working closely with both the established composers of today such as Steve Reich, John Adams, Elliott Carter, Louis Andriessen, Pascal Dusapin, Stefano Gervasoni, Ignacio Baca-lobera, Philippe Hurel, David Lang, Magnus Lindberg, Philippe Manoury, John Luther Adams, and Tan Dun, and tomorrow’s rising stars including Dai Fujikura, Du Yun, Ted Hearne, Judd Greenstein, Huang Ruo, Anna Clyne, and Oscar Bettison. In 2008 David commissioned and premiered yuunohui’wah by Mexican composer Julio Estrada, performing the work in New York, Chicago, and Chihuahua, Mexico. Recently relocated to Toronto, David has performed with the Canadian Opera Company, the Esprit Orchestra, Arraymusic, Toca Loca, Nexus, TorQ Percussion, Evergreen Club Contemporary Gamelan, New Music Concerts, and at Ottawa Chamberfest.
This event is free and open to the public. For further information, please contact the Graduate Centre for Study of Drama at (416) 978-7980.