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On Being There

When composers are first learning to a compose, it’s a given that we’ll be at most (if not all) the rehearsals, plus the concert(s). In the beginning, this is frequently because we’ve organised the entire thing ourselves: we’ve asked all

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One year ago in Calgary…

It was November 10, 2012, when more than 250 performers—the Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra and Chorus, Cantaré Children’s Choir, an all-Canadian cast of soloists (Zorana Sadiq, Rebecca Hass, Benjamin Butterfield and Tyler Duncan) and CPO Music Director Roberto Minczuk—took to the

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