Black Canadian composers of art song.

Black Canadian composers of art song.

Updated September 23, 2021 Recognizing that Canadian Art Song Project has not programmed, commissioned or recorded any works by Black Canadian composers since our founding in 2011, I took time to explore some of the song repertoire that we have overlooked. I thought...
Indigenous Canadian composers

Indigenous Canadian composers

In the fall of 2019 Canadian Art Song Project released our podcast discussion with composer Ian Cusson and mezzo-soprano Marion Newman about the appropriation of First Nations, Inuit and M├ętis songs and stories in Canadian art song and chamber music. At the time, I...