The Seven Heavenly Halls, October 19th, Montreal Symphony Orchestra

The world premiere of Brian Current’s new orchestral piece, The Seven Heavenly Halls, will be played in Montreal by the OSM, with the masterful Kent Negano conducting. The Seven Heavenly Halls features my libretto, adapted from a mystical Jewish text, The Zohar.

If you’re in Montreal, tickets are available here.azrieli-music-project-19-oct

The Iron Bridge Book Launch, Sunday, September 23rd, 7pm

On September 23rd, Goose Lane Editions and This Is Not A Reading Series will launch The Iron Bridge into the world, a collection of stories about six 20th Century dictators when they were teenagers. The evening will be hosted by Misha Glouberman, who somehow makes everything delightful. Conversations & books & drinks are all very likely.

Where & When:

Gladstone Hotel, Ballroom, 1214 Queen Street West, Toronto

Sunday, September 23, 7pm