Meet the Composer featuring Gordon FitzellTuesday Apr 20 2010 7:30 pm, Winnipeg, Grant Park in the Travel Alcove
Presenting Composition: The Integrated Approach
Composerwill discuss some of his recent interdisciplinary projects, including his work with the University of Manitoba’s eXperimental Improv Ensemble.
is a sound artist whose music has been performed internationally. He has received awards and acknowledgements for his compositions from various organizations including CBC Radio, the SOCAN Foundation, and the National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences (USA). In 2009, his chamber work “violence” was performed at the ISCM World New Music Days in Sweden by Norwegian group BIT20, under the direction of Reinbert de Leeuw. Fitzell is an Assistant Professor of Music Theory and Composition at the University of Manitoba, and recently became an Artistic Director of GroundSwell, Winnipeg’s new music series.