Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra New Music Festival
555 Main Street, Winnipeg, MB, R3B 1C3
January 27 – February 2, 2018
A leading voice for new music in North America that is building a new canon of works that will challenge, stimulate and provoke. International music icon Philip Glass headlines the 2018 Winnipeg New Music Festival with a performance of his Complete Piano Etudes, plus the World Premiere of Glass’ String Quartet No. 8 with the JACK Quartet. The festival features conversation, food, art, adventure, discovery, and more. See a snapshot of society through extremes from the core of symphonic tradition to unheard new sound worlds.