The Ecology of Experimental
Music Performance in Canada


This page has links to a representative sample of performances and sound installations that we documented at festivals and seasonal presenters across Canada between 2005 and 2007. Here you will find performance video excerpts, excerpts from interviews and field notes, and in some cases longer essays.

Barnyard Drama with Bernard Falaise and Justin Haynes

The Black Auks

Charlotte Hug

Gordon Monahan, Aquaeolian Harp Installation

Gordon Monahan and Jesse Stewart

Harbour Symphony, Tom Hamilton

Ian Birse and Laura Kavanaugh

I Have Eaten the City

Lori Freedman


Martin T├ętreault, Minibloc, and Andrew Lile


Pauline Oliveros and Anne Bourne


Warren Burt and Catherine Schieve