Past Shows

Feb 16-18, 2017, 8PM
NORTHERN SONGS

A Festival of Canadian Music

Art of Time's first ever festival, presenting the works of Canadian classical and jazz composers mirrored with the best of Canada's popular music in celebration of Canada 150.

NORTHERN SONGS 1, Feb. 16 & 18, features songs by Canada's greatest songwriters, including Gordon Lightfoot, Leonard Cohen, Joni Mitchell, Gilles Vigneault, Buffy St. Marie and many more, in arrangements by the country's top composers.

NORTHERN SONGS 2, Feb. 17, features a selection of works by Canadian jazz and classical composers including R. Murray Schafer, Christos Hatzis, Oscar Peterson, Nicole Lizee and more.

Location

Harbourfront Centre Theatre

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NORTHERN SONGS 1 Feb. 16 & 18

PROGRAM

The Wreck of The Edmund Fitzgerald

Gordon Lightfoot, arranged by Aaron Davis


Mon Pays

Gilles Vigneault, arranged by Robert Carli


Black Flowers

Lynn Miles, arranged by Bryden Baird


Boogie Street

Leonard Cohen, arranged by Bryden Baird


Lies

Stan Rogers, arranged by Aaron Davis


Chancellor

Gord Downie, arranged by Kevin Fox


I'll Never Tear You Apart

Martin Tielli, arranged by Jonathan Goldsmith


This Wheel's On Fire

Bob Dylan & Rick Danko, arranged by Steve MacKinnon


INTERMISSION


It Doesn't Matter Any More

Paul Anka, arranged by Doug Riley


Calling All Angels

Jane Siberry, arranged by Jonathan Goldsmith


Venice is Sinking

John Mann, arranged by Aaron Davis


River

Joni Mitchell, arranged by Jonathan Goldsmith


Until It's Time For You To Go

Buffy Sainte-Marie, arranged by Jim McGrath


Anew Day

Mary Margaret O'Hara, arranged by Andrew Staniland


Ordinaire

Robert Charlebois, arranged by Dan Parr


Share the Land

Burton Cummings, arranged by Robert Carli



SINGERS

Melanie Doane, Gregory Hoskins, Jessica Mitchell, Jason Plumb, Sarah Slean, Mathieu Bellemare


MUSICIANS

Andrew Burashko, piano

Bryan Holt, cello

John Johnson, saxophone

Drew Jurecka, violin

Mark Mariash, drums

Doug Perry, viola

Joe Phillips, bass

Rob Piltch, guitar

Rebekah Wolkstein, violin

Kevin Turcotte, trumpet

LIGHTING DESIGNER

Kevin Lamotte

NORTHERN SONGS 2, Feb. 17

PROGRAM


The Hitchcock Etudes

Nicole Lizee


The Atlantic Suite

ii. Islands

Phil Nimmons


Old Photographs

Christos Hatzis


INTERMISSION


Hymn to Freedom

Oscar Peterson


String Quartet No. 2 "Waves"

R. Murray Schafer


MUSICIANS

Andrew Burashko, piano

Max Christie, clarinet

The Rolston Quartet

Jackie Richarson, singer



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Season Sponsor
Season Patrons

Eli & Phil Taylor

Production Sponsor

Slaight Music

WITH SPECIAL THANKS TO

The Banff Centre

Festival Support