Bev ‘n’ Marc ~ Classical Series$22 - $25
Beverly Johnston and Marc Djokic create a super-energy in a completely new dynamic performance. Combining violin with FX pedals, marimba, vibraphone, hand drums and sometimes a musical saw, the dup display their individual and combined virtuosity with a doen-to-earth approach! Bev ‘n’ Marc’s eclectic programming embraces tonal and melodic contemporary compositions, creating a riveting visual and aural presence.
Beverly is one of Canada’s leading percussionists, having recorded 6 solo CDs and performing extensively throughout the world. She teaches at the University of Toronto and was name the Canadian Music Centre Ambassador in honour of her exemplary commitment to the performance of the music of Canadian composers.
Marc, an Atlantic Canadian himself, is one of Canada’s most prolific violinists and was awarded a Prix Goyer and a Prix Opus. He was featured in Bravo’s “The Classical Now” and has just released his debut album.
Bev and Marc can be heard regularly on CBC radio and both regularly commission new works by Canadian composers.