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Array Ensemble performing at Toronto's Music Gallery
ARRAY ENSEMBLE

Making Music for Stories

Sunday, April 19, 2015 at 10am
The New Array Space, 155 Walnut Ave., Toronto M6J 3W3
416 532 3019
$5

Rick Sacks brings the elements of sound design for theatre to children with this 2 hour workshop.
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Dirt Road: Music for Violin and Percussion by Linda Catlin Smith

Saturday, April 25, 2015 @ 8 pm
preconcert talk 7:30pm
Array Space 155 Walnut Ave.
Toronto, M6J 3W3
$20 general admission/ $15 students, seniors, arts workers
$17/$12 in advance

"Dirt Road (2006) is an hour-long work in 15 movements for violin and percussion. The work can be performed in its entirety or in any number of movements, in any order. I chose to compose for this duet as to give myself a difficult challenge. I imagined the two instruments as two travelers, moving along a simple landscape, with all of its slight or grand changes. The work was created with the assistance of a Toronto Arts Council composer’s grant." Linda C. Smith
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Array/Evergreen Community Gamelan Meetup #6

Sunday, April 19, 2015 1- 4 pm
Array Space 155 Walnut Ave.
Toronto, M6J 3W3
$10.00

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Have a seat and immediately join in the music making. These are fun, hands-on Meet Ups that bring people together to play beautiful Indonesian instruments. Along with a huge collection of percussion instruments including gongs, bowls, vibes, marimba, drums, djembe, congas, bells, chimes, shells and more, we also can use the Gamelan Instruments used in the recording of the soundtrack for Life of Pi (music by Mychael Danna).


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First Annual Arraymusic Turntable Spinoff

Friday, May1, 2015 @ 8pm
Doors open and refreshments at 7pm
Array Space 155 Walnut Ave.
Toronto, M6J 3W3
$12.00

With over 1500 ops in our collection, we think it's time to put the resource to work. Six turntable artists will get a chance to use (only) discs from Array's LP collection to create compositions.
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ONGOING

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

RECENT NEWS
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culturedays2Culture Days Free Percussion Workshop

Saturday September 26, 1 pm to 4 pm
A Culture Days Event

As part of culture days, this free workshop is open to all.
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Silver Streetcar for Orchestra

David Schotzko performs Alvin Lucier's solo for Triangle.
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Array/Evergreen 3B and #4 Meetup

Two months of meetups. The group has grown and everyone participates. January and February were warmed up by these great community gamelan events.
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Cantilena

Percussionist David Schotzko and Violist Pemi Paul perform L.C. Smith's Cantilena in the duo concert titled "Naturale".
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YCW Applications

This year, the Young Composers' Workshop is dedicated to the creation of new works for the MalletKat (click here to read more on the MalletKat) Electronic composers working will work with Rick Sacks in exploring this electronic percussion instrument. Seminars and demonstrations of processes will be presented by electronic music composers including Darren Copeland, Wendalyn Bartley,Doug Van Nort, Ted Phillips and Ronald Bruce Smith.

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Community Gamelan Nov2014

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November's Community Gamelan saw intrepid explorers braving the construction outside the Array Space (We're getting our own entrance!) to come in from the cold and create musical compositions. We names then First Snow, Clockworks and Spring.


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