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Robert Aitken, artistic director

Celebrating JOHN BECKWITH



Friday April 28. 2017
Benjamin Butterfield tenor | William Aide piano | Accordes Quartet
NMC Ensemble | Robert Aitken direction
Introduction @ 7:15: Celebrating John Beckwith at 90
Concert 8:00 | Trinity St. Paul’s Centre, 427 Bloor Street W. [MAP]


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Programme:

John Beckwith (Canada 1927) – Calling (2016) (World premiere, NMC commission)
John Weinzweig (Canada 1913-2006) – String Quartet No.3 (1962)
Igor Stravinsky (Russia/USA 1882-1971) – In Memoriam Dylan Thomas (1954)
John BeckwithAvowals (1985)
John Beckwith – Quintet (2015) (World premiere)