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2017 E-Gré Winner's Tour

Alexandra Smither, soprano

with Pierre- André Doucet, piano

Monday, November 20, 2017 at 12 Noon

This is a Free concert and open to all

The Eckhardt-Gramatté Competition for the performance of Canadian and contemporary music is a memorial to composer, pianist, and violinist S.C. (Sonia) Eckhardt-Gramatté who spent the last twenty-one years of her life in Manitoba. It fulfills her lifelong dream of creating a means by which the music of contemporary composers could make its presence felt by young musicians on the threshold of their careers. The E-Gré National Music Competition has been held annually since 1976 at Brandon University.

The 2017 Eckhardt-Gramatté winner is soprano Alexandra Smither who will be accompanied by pianist Pierre-André Doucet.