One + 2

The second concert in the West End Micro Music Festival took place at Redeemer Lutheran last night.  Continuing the idea of “concept” concerts of chamber music this one teamed up composer and keyboardist Nahre Sol with jazz bassist Ben Finley and John Lee on Korean percussion and flute.  Violinist Amy Hillis also appeared on one number called, if I recall correctly, “Mountain Goat”.

2+1

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Interruption

Interruption; the first concert of this year’s West End Micro Music Festival, happened last night at the season venue; Redeemer Lutheran Church on Bloor West.  It was a clarinet quintet concert with a twist or two that was illuminated for me by a chat with clarinettist Brad Cherwin after the show.

Sebastian Ostertag and Brad Cherwin_WEMMF

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