Hard Rubber Riot ensemble performs RIOT, part of the prestigious ISCM Festival in Vancouver
Friday Nov. 3, 2017 – Roundhouse Theatre. Riot, a high-energy work-in-progress for 10 musicians and video. Music and Artistic Direction by John Korsrud. Video by Brian Johnson, Sammy Chien and Aram Coen. Theatrical consultation: Kim Collier
Orchestre National de Jazz de Montréal prsents John Korsrud
Thursday Sept. 21, 2017 – The Orchestre de Jazz de Montreal presents John Korsrud with special guests Rene Lussier, Marianne Trudel and Lisanne Tremblay at l’Astral
John Korsrud’s Hard Rubber Orchestra
at Vancouver Symphony New Music Festival
Tuesday Jan 24, 2017 – Orpheum Theatre Eclectic high-energy works in the stunning surroundings of the Orpheum Theatre.
Part of the amazing Vancouver Symphony New Music Festival.
Works by John Korsrud, Peggy Lee, Rene Lussier, Giorgio Magnanensi, Mariah Mennie, Kenny Wheeler, Cameron Wilson.
Featured soloists include Brad Turner, Chris Gestrin, Ron Samworth, Chad Makela and many others.
Tickets/ info here
Victoria Jazz Orchestra plays the music of John Korsrud
18-piece Victoria Jazz Orchestra performs 2 sets of new music compositions for jazz orchestra.
Workshop available at 6pm Tuesday Feb 28, 2017, Hermann’s Jazz Club, Victoria BC 8pm. Workshop at 6pm.
Victoria Symphony Orchestra plays In a Flash for Orchestra (2002)
Victoria Symphony New Music Festival, Tuesday March 11, 2017, 8pm, Alix Goolden Hall, Victoria BC
Tickets and info here
Karen Jamieson Dance performs Light Breaking Broken
Vancouver International Dance Festival, March 23-25, Vancouver BC Original music by John Korsrud. Info here
CD: Kenny Wheeler’s Suite for Hard Rubber Orchestra featuring Norma Winstone
We are presently editing and mixing music the CD featuring our commissioned work by the great Kenny Wheeler, his last large work.
Featuring Norma Winstone (vocals), Brad Turner and Mike Herriott (trumpet), Campbell Ryga (saxophone)
Released spring 2017