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Array @ New Music Intersection

September 6, 2014
MalletKat Performance at 4:30
Dundas Square, Toronto

dundassquareJoin members of the Array Ensemble in Dundas Square for a day of music making and information sharing. This event, coordinated and produced by Contact Contemporary Music, provides a platform for Toronto's new music groups to raise awareness and bring all kinds of music making to a broad public.

Rick Sacks performs two works on MalletKat at 4:30pm.
GOLEM (2014) ...............Giles Gobeil
Andronicus (2014) ......... Rick Sacks
(Dedicated to the Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre and the Canadian Opera Company)

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Array Performs Nic Gotham Miniatures at Martha Baillie's Book Launch

Tuesday September 16, 2014
Gladstone Hotel
1214 Queen Street West, Toronto
M6J 1J6


Join the Array Ensemble in a celebration of Martha's new work with miniatures written byToronto composer Nic Gotham specifically for Martha's work.

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Array Session #27

Wednesday September 10, 2014 @8 pm
The Array Space, 155 Walnut Street. second floor, M6J 3W3
416 532 3019

Robert Appleton - visual music
Edwin Huizinga - violin
Ted Phillips - electronics
Rick Sacks - percussion

An evening of improvisation by some of Toronto’s finest musicians heralds a return to the Columbia U Radio jams or the great tradition of CCMC Music Gallery evenings.
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Array/Evergreen Community Gamelan Meetup #1

Sunday September 21, 1 to 4pm
Array Space 155 Walnut Ave.
Toronto, M6J 3W3

Array/Evergreen Community Gamelan Meetup.

Have a seat and immediately join in the music making. This is afun, hands-on Meet Up that brinsg people together to play beautiful Indonesian instruments. The Gamelan Instruments were used in the recording of the soundtrack for Life of Pi (music by Mychael Danna). We can also use the a huge collection of percussion instruments including gongs, bowls, vibes, marimba, drums, djembe, congas, bells, chimes, shells and more.

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Toronto Improvisors Orchestra
The last Sunday of each month. 2 pm - 4:30 pm
155 Walnut Street, Toronto M6J 3W3

The Array Sessions
Check the listings below for dates
Array Space 155 Walnut Ave.
Toronto, M6J 3W3

The Array Ensemble
The Array Space

Somewherethere presents – Audiopollination
Every Second Tuesday of the Month
The Array Space

Dance Barefoot to the eVoid Collective Orchestra
Third or Fourth Friday of each Month

Array/Evergreen Community Gamelan
Join Community Gamelan at Meetup.com for dates
Array Space, 155 Walnut Avenue, Toronto M6J 3W3

Two Meetup Videos on YouTube

Here are good examples of the public use of the Array pace band the Evergreen Club Gamelan instruments. Each month people come and within minutes are enjoying the beautiful sounds these bronze instruments can make. Join Meetup.com or keep an eye on the Array Season for Array/Evergreen co-productions of these public outreach events.
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James Tenney's Spectrum 1 added to the Arraymusic Youtube Channel

"...what I want to be understood is just the message itself, the signal itself. It's not about something else. It's simply the basis for an experience." - from an interview with James Tenney by Ciarán Maher, MusicWorks Issue 77 (2000)

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Full Set of 5 parts: Array Session #26 now online

session26Three Keyboards

Two Winds Three Gemini Branko Dzinovic - accordion Pierre Mongeon - trumpet/piano Rick Sacks - vibraphone
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Archive of National Drone Day Performance

Watch it Here! Weird Canada proclaimed May 10th as National Drone Day and electronic artists dreamSTATE will rise to salute The Drone with a special 2-hour Saturday afternoon concert beginning at 2:30pm, as part of the Toronto festivities. This is the official AMBiENT PiNG event for May 2014 and is co-presented with Array Music and Weird Canada. You'll find the beautiful Array Space at 155 Walnut Avenue - between Richmond & Adelaide, just south-east of Trinity Bellwoods Park. This was a FREE ALL-AGES Event!
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Arraymusic Announces the 2013/14 Young Composers' Workshop Participants

3pm Saturday afternoon
May 31st 2014

The Composers
Jason Doell
Ivana Jokic
Andrzej Tereszkowski
Tyler Versluis

Through support from the Art Mentor Foundation Lucerne, the Canada Council for the Arts, Toronto Arts Council, Ontario Arts Council, the SOCAN Foundation and from private donors, Arraymusic provides four emerging composers with the opportunity to compose, over a month-long workshop, pieces for world premiere at The Array Space on May 31st at 3pm.

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First Percussion Meetup at the Array Space

A delightful community program kicked off at the Array Space. Emerging from the community gamelan and expanding to include the vast collection of percussion instruments at the space.

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