Mark Fewer, Violin And Daniel Janke, Composer/Piano

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Gallery 345 says
CD launch: Celestial Blue

Friday, February 17, 2017 at 8 pm
Tickets $20 / $10 for students

Daniel Janke and Mark Fewer have worked together on numerous occasions over the past years. This includes work on the Continuum New Music debut CD where Daniel was the producer, and Mark was a performer. They also collaborated on numerous film scores including Touch [Jeremy Podeswa, 2001] and Subconscious Password [Chris Landreth, 2014]. Mark and Daniel also collaborated on the dance work Cinco Puntos Cardinales which was subsequently release on the Centrediscs label. [CMCCD 16911, 2011]

Their duet CD Celestial Blue
https://www.musiccentre.ca/node/139228 is a culmination of this musical relationship, and features new music for violin and prepared piano.

Mark Fewer (violin) has been described as “genre-bending” (National Post), “intrepid” (Globe and Mail), “profound” (The Whole Note), and “freaky good” (The Gazette). His performance career has seen him tour worldwide. Mr. Fewer teaches at the string dept. of McGill University. Prior to this he was Artist-in-Residence at Stanford University, where he performed regularly as a member of the St. Lawrence String Quartet.

Daniel Janke (composer / piano and prepared piano ) has composed music for Standing Wave Ensemble; Penderecki String Quartet; Bozzini String Quartet; and Ensemble Moderne du Québec. An accomplished jazz pianist, he has recorded with numerous artists including Bruce Cockburn and Holly Cole, and his own group Winter Trio. Film scores include Subconscious Password (NFB, dir. Chris Landreth, Oscar short-list 2014).

Bookings and information: 867 633-4806 danieljanke@northwestel.net
Centrediscs – Allegra Swanson 416-961-6601 x304 aswanson@musiccentre.ca
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By: Gallery 345