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Vancouver Youth Symphony performing “Nostalgia” this May

The Vancouver Youth Symphony Orchestra will be performing a suite of pieces I composed during my time with the youth orchestra (twenty years ago!) on their program “Glowing Hearts: Canada’s 150th with the VYSO”. The suite is entitled “Nostalgia”, and the performance will be held on May 14th, 2017 at the Chan Centre for the Performing Arts, and also features works by Bramwell Tovey, Frederick Schipizky, Mark Haney, and Mark Armanini. More information can be found on the VYSO website http://vyso.com/concerts/

Lions Gate Sinfonia Performing “Elegy”

The Lions Gate Sinfonia under the baton of Clyde Mitchell will be performing my “Elegy for the Earth” this April 22nd. For more information go to www.lionsgatesinfonia.com

The Birthday Wish coming to Hallmark

“The Birthday Wish” premieres January 21st on Hallmark!