Recent Events

Thu. & Fri. Oct. 6 & 7, 2016 8:00 pm
compositions: After Chaos, the Earth and Love came into being (World Premiere)
performer(s): National Arts Centre Orchestra, Alexander Shelly, conductor
event: Joshua Bell Plays Brahms
location: National Arts Centre, Ottawa, ON

Nov. 7 - 11, 2016
event: Banff Centre Music Residency Teaching Faculty
location: Banff Centre for the Arts, Banff, AB

Fri. March 3, 2017 8:00 pm
event: Lou Harrison Centennial Tribute: a concert for peace
location: Harvey Denton Hall, Acadia University, Wolfville, NS

Thu. March 9, 2017
7:30 pm
compositions: The Equation of Time, four sonatas by Domenico Scarlatti arranged by Eugene Cormier
performer(s): Charke/Cormier Duo Derek Charke, Flute & Eugene Cormier, Guitar
event: Charke/Cormier Duo in concert.
location: Potter Hall, Kenneth C. Rowe Management Building, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS

Sun. March 12, 2017 9 pm
event: Contemplative Concert
location: Manning Memorial Chapel, Acadia University, Wolfville, NS

Sat. April 8, 2017
8:00 pm
performer(s): collectif9
event: Gustav Mahler, Gabriel Prokofiev, Derek Charke
location: Matahari Loft, 1673 Avenue Mont-Royal Est, Montréal, QC

Tue. April 25, 2017 7:30 pm
compositions: Catch world premiere
performer(s): Kathryn Hendrickson, flute & Chris Eagles, percussion
event: Doctoral Recital
location: Grusin Music Hall, Boulder, CO

Sun. May 7, 2017 2 pm
compositions: In the Falling Dark 2
performer(s): Jennifer King, piano
event: Sunday Music in the Garden Room
location: KCIC Garden Room, Acadia University, Wolfville, NS

Fri. May 26, 2017 7:30 pm
compositions: Tree Rings world premiere
performer(s): Evelyn Glennie and John Lowry (Land’s End Chamber Music)
event: A 20th Anniversary Celebration
location: Bella Concert Hall, Mount Royal University, Calgary, AB

Sat. May 27, 2017 7:30 pm
compositions: Reel Variations on a Jig
performer(s): Leslie Newman, flute
event: What’s Next Festival
location: Church of St John the Evangelist (320 Charlton Avenue W.) Hamilton, ON

Thu. June 22, 2017 7 pm
compositions: Water Flows Serpentine world premiere
performer(s): Cheng2Duo
location: National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, ON

Fri. June 23, 2017 7 pm
compositions: Water Flows Serpentine
performer(s): Cheng2Duo
event: Music and Beyond
location:
National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, ON

Saturday, July 15, 2017 8 pm
compositions: Tree Rings
performer(s): Tim Borton, percussion and Virginie Gagne, violin
event: C'Mon Festival
location: Studio 96, Edmonton, AB

Tue. Sept. 19, 2017
compositions: Élan Toronto premiere
performer(s): Toronto Symphony Orchestra
event: Opening Night
location: Roy Thomson Hall, Toronto, ON

Fri. Oct. 27, 2017 8 pm
performer(s): Calgary Philharmonic
event: Road to the True North night before premiere presentation
location: Jack Singer Concert Hall, Calgary, AB

Sat. Oct. 28, 2017 8 pm
composition: CHANG / CHARKE / HO / MCCKINLEY / WIJERATNE: True North Commission world premiere
performer(s):
Calgary Philharmonic
event: Road to the True North
location: Jack Singer Concert Hall, Calgary, AB

Sat. Oct. 28, 2017 7:30 pm
composition: Water Flows Serpentine
performer(s):
Cheng2 Duo
event: https://www.cheng2duo.com/an-elemental-expedition
location: University of Winnipeg Virtuosi Concerts, Winnipeg, MB

Tue. Nov. 21, 2017 8 pm
compositions: TBD
performer(s):
Charke/Cormier Duo
location: Potter Hall (Kenneth C. Rowe Management Building 6100 University Avenue - Dalhousie University) Halifax, NS

Sat. Jan. 6, 2018 3 pm
compositions: TBD
performer(s):
Daniel MacNeil, Derek Charke, Norman Adams
event: Open Waters Festival
location: The MacAloney Room at The Fountain School for the Arts, Halifax, NS

Sun. Jan. 21, 2018 2 pm
compositions: In the Falling Dark 1 / In the Falling Dark 2
performer(s):
Jennifer King, piano
event: Cecilia Concerts
location: Lilian Piercey Concert Hall, Maritime Conservatory, Halifax, NS

Feb 1-3, 2018
event: Acadia New Music Festival
location: Wolfville, NS

Thu. Feb. 1, 2018 7:30 pm
compositions: Ana Sokolovic and Gerard Grisey
performer(s):
WIRED! Ensemble
event: Acadia New Music Festival
location: Denton Hall Auditorium, Wolfville, NS

Fri. Feb. 2, 2018 4 pm
compositions: Free Improvisation
performer(s):
AMFIG (The Acadia Music Faculty Improv Group)
event: Acadia New Music Festival
location: KCIC Irving Centre, Wolfville, NS

Sat. Feb. 3, 2018 2-3 pm
compositions: Adam Langille, Bela Bartok, Charke
performer(s):
Charke/Cormier Duo
event: Acadia New Music Festival
location: KCIC Irving Centre, Wolfville, NS

Sat. Feb. 10, 2018 7:30 pm
compositions: In The Falling Dark 2
performer(s):
Jennifer King, Piano
event:Tom Regan Memorial Concert
location: Festival Theatre, Wolfville, NS

Fri. Feb. 23, 2018 7 pm
performer(s):
Charke/Cormier Duo
event: Cedar Centre Concert Series
location: Cedar Centre, 69 Cedar St., Windsor, NS

Wed. March 28, 2018 7 pm
performer(s):
Charke~Cormier Duo
event: umoncton.ca/umcm-fass-musique/concerts
location: édifice des Beaux-arts, Campus de Moncton, 415, Universite ave, Moncton, NB

Sat. April 28, 2018 11 am
performer(s):
Charke~Cormier Duo
event: Musique Royale
location: Cecilia's Retreat 1199 Oakland Rd. RR2, Mahone Bay.
Seating limited. Reserve by email, or at 902 624-0506.

Sat. May 5, 2018 7:30 pm
compositions:
In Sonorous Falling Tones
performer(s):
Derek Charke and the WIRED! Ensemble, conducted by Mark Hopkins
event: ECMA Classical Showcase
location: Paul O’Regan Hall, Halifax Central Library, 5440 Spring Garden Road, Halifax, NS

Sat. May 12, 2018 2 pm
performer(s):
Charke~Cormier Duo
event: Wolfville CD Release Concert
location: 109 Skyway Dr., Wolfville, NS

Sun. May 13, 2018 4 pm
compositions: Water Flows Serpentine
performer(s):
Cheng2 Duo
event: Cecelia Concerts, Special Presentation
location: Lilian Piercey Concert Hall, Maritime Conservatory, Halifax, NS

Sun. May 20, 2018 2 pm
performer(s):
Charke~Cormier Duo
event: Halifax CD Release Concert
location: The Music Room, Halifax, NS

Sat. May 26, 2018 7:30 pm
performer(s): Daniel MacNeil & Ensemble
event: New World Music
location: Paul O’Regan Hall, Halifax Central Library, 5440 Spring Garden Road, Halifax, NS

Thu. May 31, 2018 8 pm
performer(s): Charke~Cormier Duo
event: Charke~Cormier Play Dalhousie
location: Potter Hall (Kenneth C. Rowe Management Building 6100 University Avenue - Dalhousie University) Halifax, NS

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