CURRENT EVENTS – February 21, 2014Friday, Feb. 21st: The Ambleside Orchestra will be performing MCB's "Pavane, Tango & Finale at St. David's United Church (Taylor Way & the Upper Levels Highway in West Vancouver) Time: 7:30 p.m. By donation.
Tuesday, March 4. Parkgate library, (North Vancouver) 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. Michael will continue his monthly series on show business and music stories. This session will deal with the Russian composer, Stravinsky and his dealings with the Walt Disney Company.
Friday, March 14, Christ Church Cathedral, Vancouver, (Burrard St. & Georgia), Evocations for Quartet and Orchestra, The West Coast Symphony and Pro Novo Quartet. 8:00 pm
and same concert on Sunday, March 16th, Centennial Theater, North Vancouver, 2:00 p.m.,
Tuesday, April 1st, Parkgate Library, 12:30 to 1:30. Celebrating
Thursday, April 3, West Vancouver Memorial Library. 10:30 to Noon,
Welsh Room, "Stravinsky in Hollywood. Guest musician, violinist
Dominic Woo who will perform Michael's "Canticle for an
Angel" accompanied by the composer on the piano.
Saturday, April 5, Lions' Gate Sinfonia, "Remembrances" for French
Horn, piano and orchestra with Brian G'froerer, horn, MCB piano,
Clyde Mitchell, conductor. Also on the same program: MCB's "Gabriel
Faure: In Memoriam for orchestra".
Tuesday, May 6, Parkgate Library, North Vancouver, 12:30 to 1:30
"Hollywood film music".
Thursday, May 8, West Vancouver Memorial Library. Welsh Room, 10:30
to Noon. Songs from films. Christina Lewall, soprano, guest
musician MCB "He's Gone"
Saturday, May 24, Kay Meek Theater, West Vancouver, Pro-Arte Dance
Gala. MCB music for Harp & Violin.
Tuesday, June 3, Parkgate Library, North Vancouver, 12:30 to 1:30
p.m. the music of Dimitri Tiomkin (High Noon, The Thing, etc.)
Thursday, June 5, West Vancouver Memorial Library, the music of
Dimitri Tiomkin, (High Noon, The Thing, etc.) Guest musician: Brian
G'froerer, french horn. MCB "Remembrances"
Excerpts from a recent interview
Michael Conway Baker
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