June 4th, 2021
music for the
LOWEST ACOUSTIC INSTRUMENTS OF SASKATCHEWAN
The Strata Festival of New Music has got its hands on the lowest acoustic instruments in Saskatchewan and has commissioned three new works from Sask composers for the occasion.
These fantastic new works, composed for Pipe Organ, Bass Saxophone, Contrabass Bassoon, Contrabass Clarinet, Double Bass, BBb Tuba and Bass Trombone, cast a new light on these instruments and their unique personalities.
Gerard Weber Bass Sax
Maire Sellar Contrabassoon
Alyssa Thompson Contrabass Clarinet
Gary Doige Tuba
Dawn McLean Belyk Bass Trombone
Paul Suchan Pipe Organ
Richard Carnegie Double Bass