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Forms of Sound - Explorations in Music and Sonic Arts

Thursday, January 29 to Saturday, January 31, 2015

Adults $12 & Students/Seniors $9

Tickets available at the door (Cash Only)

Featuring guest artist Agostino Di Scipio (Italy) – composer, sound artist, scholar

Festival sound installation

Modes of Interference n.3(2007) by Agostino Di Scipio
for autonomous feedback system for electric guitars & computer
open daily in the CIBC Hub Room (Rozsa Centre)

Public Lecture

Wednesday, January 28, 14:00 PM‐15:15 PM:


“Dwelling in a Field of Sonic Relationships”

CIBC Hub Room,

Rozsa Centre

Meeting with graduate students,

Thursday, January 29, 10:00‐11:45

Sonic Arts Lab AB 657.


* = world première

Thursday, Jan. 29, 8:00 p.m. in the Eckhardt-Gramatté Hall

Forms of Sound I

University of Calgary Orchestra, Edmond Agopian, director

Carmen Braden Parhelia * (2014)

Alyssa Aska The Golden Legend (2014)

University of Calgary Wind Ensemble, Gareth Jones, director

Brian Garbet Wait for Me, Daddy * (2015)

Edward Gregson Metamorphoses (1979)

Chamber & Sonic Arts Works

Alyssa Aska Memento Mori * (2014)
for baritone saxophone and electronics
Lacie Marchand, saxophone

Simon Fay There is pleasure… * (2014)
algorithmically-assisted improvised music & video

Jeffrey Ryan From the Chalice of Becoming
Conor Stuart, violin
Ethan Cayko, percussion

Agostina Di Scipio Two Pieces of Listening and Surveillance (2009-2010)
Autonomous sound-generating system with flute and live electronics
August Murphy, flute

Friday, Jan. 30, 8:00 p.m. in the Eckhardt-Gramatté Hall

Forms of Sound II

Surround Sound

Michael Young Network Ostinato * (2014)
Naithan Bosse, Michael Young, electric guitars

Christopher Haworth Verizontal Hearing (2012)

John Cage Cartridge Music (1960)
Valentina Bertolani, Naithan Bosse, Ethan Cayko

Laurie Radford Vagus II (2014)

Group Improv for bowed piano and laptop computer ensemble
New Music Ensemble, Laurie Radford, director

Jonty Harrison Free Fall (2006)

Eric Bumstead Blckwnd (2010)

Saturday, Jan. 31, 8:00 p.m. in the Eckhardt-Gramatté Hall

Land’s End Chamber Ensemble - Real Time Art

Agostino Di Scipio 2 sound pieces with repertoire string music and live electronics

Jeffrey Ryan From the Chalice of Becoming

Jeffrey Ryan Triple Witching

Nicole Lizée Bookburners

Nicole Lizée This Will Not Be Televised