Tag Archives: Classical

Wolf Gang: Session 10 @ Mercury Lounge

Wolf Gang Sessions 10 at Mercury Lounge on January 20, 2018. If you aren’t familiar with this series, Wolf Gang Sessions pushes classical music out of its comfort zone. The music mixes contemporary and indie classical with exciting collaborations between NAC Orchestra musicians. The sessions is a collaboration with the venue and National Arts Centre …

Classical Collisions with Skratch Bastid @ NAC [October 14, 2016]

I had never experienced something like this before and it was one of those don’t miss event! NAC Orchestra held a crazy party in the foyer which had live graffiti from House of Paint. The main attraction was DJ Skratch Bastid performing turntable/classical tribute to Beethoven and Schumann. Then he was accompanied by three members …

The Visit @ The Record Centre [April 16, 2016]

On Record Store Day 2016, I went to the Record Centre and checked out a lovely performance by The Visit. The Visit, comprised of cellist Raphael Weinroth-Browne and vocalist Heather Sita Black, is a musical dialogue that transcends genres and idioms. Combining the structures and instrumentation of classical chamber music with the emotional and rhythmic …

WolfGANG: Session 5 @ Mercury Lounge [January 16, 2016]

Attended my first WolfGANG Sessions at Mercury Lounge on January 16th. If you aren’t familiar with this series, WolfGANG Sessions pushes classical music out of its comfort zone. The music mixes contemporary and indie classical with exciting collaborations between NAC Orchestra musicians. The sessions is a collaboration with the venue and National Arts Centre and …