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TPL Lunchtime Program July 18, 2014 Early Music for Recorder and Historical Flutes with Alison Melville

  • Toronto Reference Library 789 Yonge St Toronto, ON, M4W 2G8 Canada (map)

Fri Jul 18, 2014  12:10 p.m. - 12:55 p.m.  45 mins

Toronto Reference Library Atrium

Long recognized as one of North America's leading performers on recorder and historical flutes, Toronto-born Alison Melville plays medieval, renaissance, baroque and modern recorders; renaissance, baroque and classical flutes and one-keyed piccolo; and Norwegian seljefløyte.Her adventures with the world of early dance have included collaborations with several of North America's leading historical dancers. Her recent explorations in arrangement and composition have been heard across Canada and the USA with Peter Hannan's '900 Years of Music', the 'Post-Medieval Syndrome' project, Ensemble Polaris, and the Bird Project