Janice Isabel Jackson and Barbara Pritchard
in conjunction with
Halifax Central Library present
Newfangled - What On Earth Are They Doing Up There?!!
Thursday, 28 March 2019, 7:00 - 8:00 pm
Paul O'Regan Concert Hall
Halifax Central Library
This is part of a series of lighthearted, hour-long lecture/recitals on new music for solo voice and solo piano. Join Janice and Barbara as they explore the issues around taking a new work from the page to the stage, focusing this time on the music of Quebec composer Barbara Monk Feldman.
The Music Room Chamber Players Series
Wednesday, 27 February 2019, 7:00 pm
The Music Room
Friday, 10 May 2019, 4:00 pm
La Chapelle du Bon Pasteur
Janice Isabel Jackson and Barbara Pritchard perform unusual and thought provoking songs by Alice Ping-Yee Ho, Richard Gibson, Janice Isabel Jackson, Udo Kasemets, Sandy Moore, David Scott and Marie Pelletier.
Eastern Front Theatre
Escape To Freedom
7-8 June 2019
Stages Theatre Festival
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia
Sandy Moore’s new opera is centered on Mona Parson’s arrest and imprisonment by the Nazis, and her subsequent escape. This will be a concert performance of the new work, with Janice Isabel Jackson singing the role of Parsons. Jackson will be supported by a cast of six other singers, with Barbara Pritchard at the piano.
There are other projects hatching, too! Stay tuned for more details about a recital with cellist Norm Adams, as well as another presentation of Barbara's entire Variations project.
Dates and repertoire subject to change.