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EMIC welcomes new cello

EMIC welcomes new cello

Ensemble Made in Canada (EMIC) has named cellist Trey Lee as a full member. Trey replaces founding member Rachel Mercer, who performed with the group for over 11 seasons. Mercer, who left the group in January 2020, will be focusing her time on other projects, […]

EMIC Nominated for Prix Opus: Concert de l’année

EMIC Nominated for Prix Opus: Concert de l’année

Ensemble Made In Canada was nominated in 3 categories of the 22nd Prix Opus, run by the Conseil québécois de la musique. Our Mozart and Mosaïque concert for Concerts aux Iles du bic on August 8, 2018, was nominated under the category Concert de l’année […]

Western News

Western News

Album marks end of ‘quite a ride’ for ensemble JANUARY 17, 2020 BY DEBORA VAN BRENK Many months and thousands of kilometres since they started their cross-country project to bring new Canadian classical music across cultures and languages, Ensemble Made in Canada is showcasing its […]

The Globe and Mail

The Globe and Mail

The Ensemble Made in Canada piano quartet takes on a country-sized musical initiative Hank Snow’s been everywhere, man, but has he been to Iqaluit and Pouch Cove, N.L.? The Ensemble Made in Canada has, with remote outposts such as Yellowknife and Sechelt, B.C., still on […]

This is My Music

This is My Music

for Saturday, June 15, 2019 Each week, This Is My Music is hosted by one of Canada’s foremost international classical artists. The host selects a program of mainly classical music and presents it in a lively, engaging manner, enriched with personal anecdotes and insights. This […]

Western News

Western News

Ensemble crosses unique Canadian landscape On the home stretch of a cross-Canada tour, Western’s Ensemble-in-Residence is learning as much as they are sharing about this country. In Norway House, Man., a community that’s an 800-kilometre drive north of Winnipeg, they marvelled at a virtuoso Cree […]

Ensemble in Iqaluit!

Ensemble in Iqaluit!

Nice documentary about our time in Iqaluit, Nunavut as part of the MOSAÏQUE Project tour. Thanks to Mark Aspland of Aksut Media.

Inside Ottawa Valley

Inside Ottawa Valley

Almonte in Concert welcomes Ensemble Made In Canada March 16 Almonte in Concert is delighted to present a unique musical experience with the talented Ensemble Made In Canada at the acoustically stellar Old Almonte Town Hall on Saturday, March 16 at 7:30 p.m. They will […]

Ontario Arts Review

Ontario Arts Review

“MOSAIQUE” from the ‘Ensemble Made in Canada’ Review by Judith Caldwell Ensemble Made in Canada, comprised of Angela Park, piano; violinist Elissa Lee,; violist Sharon Wei and cellist Rachel Mercer, commissioned a major new work from 14 Canadian contemporary composers pulled together into a piece […]

La Presse

La Presse

Le bloc-notes: suggestions pour Montréal/Nouvelles Musiques Carrément… Made in Canada Quatorze compositeurs canadiens s’inspirent de quatorze grands espaces canadiens, quatre musiciennes en jouent les oeuvres. Constitué de la pianiste Angela Park, la violoniste Elissa Lee, l’altiste Sharon Wei et la violoncelliste Rachel Mercer, l’ensemble Made […]