Isabel Bader Centre’s 5th season features inaugural KA’TAROHKWI Festival of Indigenous Arts – My Scene

by ahnationtalk on April 13, 201844 Views

Kingston ON … The Isabel Bader Centre for the Performing Arts at Queen’s University launches its 5th Anniversary Season that includes the inaugural The Ka’tarohkwi Festival of Indigenous Arts (pronounced Cat-ar-oh-qui). The festival’s signature events include the National Arts Centre Orchestra’s performance of their commission, I Lost My Talk inspired by the poem by Rita Joe and Qiksaaktuq with and by throat singer and vocalist Tanya Tagaq and Christine Duncan. This anniversary season includes Canadian and international established artists such as the Danish String Quartet, pianist Stephen Hough, I Musici, Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra, the jazz funk group Shuffle Demons, the Queen of Klezmer Alicia Svigals, Rachel Podger, and recent Juno Award winners Jan Lisiecki and James Ehnes. This season features emerging top talent including the Isabel debut of recent international competition winners, Seong-Jin Cho, Narek Hakhnazaryan, Nareh Arghamanyan, Juilliard415, and the recent winner of the Isabel Overton Bader Canadian Violin Competition, Yolanda Bruno (to be recorded for national broadcast by CBC Radio 2).

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