Festival Update and Q&A
Want to know more about the 2021 Festival? Find out more about the lineup of films and speakers, the schedule for the live and virtual events, “how to” watch, festival tips, and more with Festival...
Film Screening – The Quest for Tonewood
This special screening includes a conversation with violin maker Gaspar Borchardt and Festival Director Barry Shiffman on Sept. 4 at 3 pm. (MDT)
Denis Brott: A Story of Recovery and Resilience
An extraordinary story of survival and courage in returning to the cello after a severe case of Covid19. Don't miss this conversation with cellist Denis Brott on Sept. 3 at 3 pm. (MDT)
Decolonizing the Narrative Conversation Series: Santee Smith
On September 15 & 16, join Santee Smith as part of the Decolonizing the Narrative Conversation Series, a monthly online conversation session that invites leading Indigenous Art creators to...
Virtual Exhibition Tour - Soundings: An Exhibition in Five Parts
On September 23, Walter Phillips Gallery is pleased to offer a virtual tour of the exhibition, Soundings: An Exhibition in Five Parts. Curated by Candice Hopkins and Dylan Robinson, the tour is...
Film Screening – Artemis: The Neverending Quartet
Featuring a discussion with former Artemis Quartet cellist Eckart Runge, Festival Director Barry Shiffman, and filmmaker Jason Charters on Sept. 3 at 11 am. (MDT)
Quartet Training: A discussion with Festival Director Barry Shiffman, Aaron Boyd, and Norman Fischer
Quartet Training: A discussion with Festival Director Barry Shiffman, Aaron Boyd, and Norman Fischer on Sept. 2 at 3 pm. (MDT)
Film Screening – Rolston Sessions 2
Rolston Sessions 2 features interviews and performances with the ten participating quartets during BISQC 2016. Film screening on Sept. 2 at 11 am. (MDT)
Callisto Quartet with Desmond Hoebig
A performance by second place laureates of the 13th BISQC, the Callisto Quartet (USA) together with Canadian cellist Desmond Hoebig on September 2 at 7:30 pm.