Commissions

Contemporary Showcase Edmonton is commissioning the following pieces for the 2021 festival.

Music (will be available below in early June) is free for teachers and students interested in playing these pieces in Contemporary Showcase Festival 2021.

Elementary Flute – Allan Gilliland

Coming in June.

Elementary Voice – Jodi Penner

Coming in June.

Allan Gilliland

One of Canada’s busiest composers, Allan Gilliland has written music for orchestra, choir, big band, film, television and theatre. His music has been recorded on over 30 CD’s including three, Collaborations, O Music and Dreaming: The Prague Sessions, dedicated entirely to his music. For five years he was Composer-in-Residence with the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra and is currently Dean of Fine Arts and Communications at MacEwan University in Edmonton where he was head of composition from 2004–2016 and chair of music from 2012–2016.
 
Jodi Penner
 
Biography coming soon…