Nadia Sparrow, flute; Dominic Painchaud, cello; Perri Lo, piano
Schulich Doctoral student Mark McDonald third-prize winner at the prestigious International Arp Schnitger Organ Competition
The competition, held last month in Bremen, Germany, the Arp-Schnitger Organ Competition is in honour of the country's most important Baroque Organ builder. Third prize winner, Mark McDonald is a doctoral student at the Schulich School of Music of McGill University where he studies organ and harpsichord performance and teaches classes in musicianship.
Announcing the establishment of the MISQA prize at the 2015 Wigmore Hall International String Quartet Competition
The MISQA Prize guarantees the first prize winning quartet quartet a place at the 2015 McGill International String Quartet Academy, and will cover travel, accommodation and per diems. The winner of the prize will be announced at the same time and in the same manner as all other WHISQC prizes, at the awards ceremony after the final on Sunday March 29th, 2015.
A conference devoted to issues of musical form, especially those that involve cadence and closure.
Catherine Thornhill Steele Invited Artist