40th Anniversary Celebration

The NOW Society 40th Celebration Installation and Performances
November 15 - 18, 2017
 
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The New Orchestra Workshop (NOW) Society commemorates their 40th year with performances of new works in a four-day interactive archival and performative installation, placing the Society as one of Canada's most significant improvisatory creative music collectives.
 

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Donate to support NOW 40 years


NOV. 15 - 18 Archival Installation

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Free

Exhibition Hall - Grand Opening Nov. 15, 7pm, Nov.16 - 18. 9am - 10pm


NOV. 15 Trading Places: Un Échange d'Improvisatuers

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Performance Centre, 8pm
with Vicky Mettler and Ellwood Epps   

NOV. 16 Open rehearsal with the NOW Orchestra 

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Free

Performance Centre, 4-6pm
The NOW Orchestra masters new works by Lina Allemano (Toronto/Berlin) and Kris Davis (New York City).

NOV. 16 NOW Improv Workshop Concert

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Performance Centre, 8pm
NOW has been offering workshops to the public at the Western Front for over 39 years. This concert will highlight 2017 participants. $10

NOV. 17 NOW Ensemble Concert

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Performance Centre, 8pm
works by Éric Normand, Fredrik Gran, Henri Augusto Bisognini and Lisa Cay Miller
 

NOV. 18 Panel Discussion

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Free

Exhibition Hall, 3:30 - 5pm

NOW, the history, legacy and future of the Society, share your ideas!

 


NOV. 18 Reception and Fundraiser    

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Reserve Tickets

Support the 40th Celebrations!
Exhibition Hall 6:30-7:30 pm, $25
Refreshments and informal dinner with NOW Orchestra musicians,
composers Davis, Miller and Allemano in the archival installation.

NOV. 18 NOW Orchestra Concert 

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Performance Centre, 8pm
New Works by Lina Allemano and Kris Davis. The first performance of the Orchestra since 2008!
 

 

Roundhouse Community Center

181 Roundhouse Mews

Vancouver