Télé Suoni TV S2.4: Les Angles Mortes & Amahl Arulanandam
Thursday, April 1st, 2021
The African diaspora's contribution to European art music has been substantial but a history of white supremacy and racial oppression has largely erased their contributions. With this concert, Music Gallery, Innovations en concert, Western Front, Music on Main, NOW Society, Coastal Jazz and Blues, tpué: (trading places une échange) and Suoni Per Il Popolo collaborate to bring an online performance of two major works by African-American composers, performed by Canadian artists, to audiences world-wide: Julia Perry's Stabat Mater and Julius Eastman’s The Holy Presence of Joan D'Arc. These two performances will be streamed for free by Suoni TV at
suoniperilpopolo.org at 8:00 PM EST on April 1, 2021.
Les Angles Mortes is a Montreal based ensemble directed by Julie Richard that revives marginalized classical works composed by African-American women. The ensemble rediscovers, re-contextualizes and sometimes reimagines these works so that they will not be forgotten and so that they can take their place in the history of contemporary music