By Natasha Gauthier In her video introduction to her 2008 piece What Keeps Me Awake, Puerto Rican composer Angélica Negrón describes how the New York

By Natasha Gauthier I’m not going to lie: sitting in a concert hall for the first time in eight months was weird. Maybe not as

By Natasha Gauthier After a COVID-induced absence of almost eight months, the National Arts Centre Orchestra returned to Southam Hall Saturday night for the first

COVID-19 has forced many changes on the performing arts — some devastating some imaginative. Necessity being the mother of invention as Aesop said. Musicians

You'd think Carissa Klopoushak had enough on her plate. She's a violinist with the NAC Orchestra. She's a co-funder of the Ironwood Quartet. She started

The COVID clouds are parting and Ottawa Chamberfest is set to shine some musical light on the fall season. Traditionally Chamberfest would be packing