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E-Gré National Music Competition
The 44th Eckhardt-Gramatté National Music Competition 2021 in Strings is taking place online September 17 to 19, 2021. All events will be streamed on the Competition’s website E-Gre.ca.
Commonly known as the E-Gré Competition, this annual event focuses on the exceptional performance of Canadian and contemporary music by Canada’s top emerging artists. The six selected finalists are: Ariel Carrabré, Brandon, MB, pianist Michel-Alexandre Broekaert; Christopher Hwang, Toronto, ON, pianist Younggun Kim; Julia Mirzoev, Toronto, ON, pianist Meaghan Milatz; Isabella Perron, Montreal, QC, pianist Todd Yaniw; David Liam Roberts, Winnipeg, MB, pianist Godwin Friesen; and Julien Siino, Quebec City, QC, pianist Edward Liddall.
COMPETITION SCHEDULE (all times CDT / Winnipeg time zone)
Friday, September 17, 2021
3:00 pm – PUBLIC PRESENTATION in partnership with CNMN FORUM, Métis Composer Ian Cusson discusses the commissioned work La Pieta (After Monkman) and Indigenous Classical Music Resurgence in Canada
5:00 pm – PUBLIC PRESENTATION Roman Borys – “Changing Lives Through Music”
7:00 pm – GALA CONCERT The Bozzini Quartet: Canadian works by Adam Basanta, Cassandra Miller, and Ana Sokolović
Saturday, September 18th, 2021
9:00 am — David Liam Roberts
2:00 pm — Julien Siino
10:30 am — Isabella Perron
4:00 pm — Ariel Carrabré
12:30 pm — Christopher Hwang
6:00 pm — Julia Mirzoev
Sunday, September 19th, 2021
11:00 am — AWARDS CEREMONY
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