Entries by Roland Descambault

Andrew Balfour performs Notinikew with The Toronto Mendelssohn Choir

On Wednesday, November 11, Camerata Nova’s Artistic Director, Andrew Balfour, is lending his talents to an inspiring Remembrance Day performance with The Toronto Mendelssohn Choir. The program offers a Choral Perspective of Canada’s Indigenous Veterans and welcomes Andrew as the guest curator, as well as longtime Camerata Nova collaborator, cellist, and composer Cris Derkson. The […]

Camerata Nova finds new inspiration during pandemic

There’s never been a year quite like 2020. For musicians around the world, the arrival of COVID-19 met that their performance schedules suddenly emptied. However, in the wake of shutdowns, quarantines, and social distancing, musicians have taken their shows to social media, providing much needed levity during an otherwise serious time. Winnipeg’s Camerata Nova, especially, proves that the show must go on.