The Quarter Tones Flute Ensemble is performing in Calgary at the Western Canadian Music Awards. The CMC is hosting that concert on October 5 at the Festival Hall at 2pm. This will be the World Premiere of a piece the Quarter Tones recently commissioned. The composer, Jason Cullimore is up for 3 Western Canadian Music awards. This piece is a work for flute quartet called Figurines. It has eight delightful movments for C flute, piccolo, alto and bass.
This is the second composition that the Quarter Tones have commissioned. The first was a work by David McIntyre that won 1st place at the National Flute Convention in 2012.