Celebrating the International Women's Day in Ottawa

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 To mark the International Women's Day, the European Union National Institutes for Culture (EUNIC) is inviting you to an evening of Music by European Women Composers on Saturday 19 March. The concert is organized in partnership with the European Union Delegation to Canada and the Embassies of Austria, Bulgaria, Ireland, the Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia and Spain.


Event: An evening of music by European women composers

Date: Saturday, March 19, 2016 at 7 p.m.

Location: Shenkman Arts Centre
                  245 Centrum Blvd., Ottawa
                  K1E 0A1    

Featuring music by:
Grazyna Bacewicz (Poland)
Maya Badian (Romania/Canada)
Dora Draganova (Bulgaria)
Alma Mahler (Austria)
Anne Marie O'Farrell (Ireland)
Evelyn Stroobach (Netherlands/Canada)
Iris Szeghy (Slovakia)
Pauline Viardot Garcia (Spain)
Anne Victorino d'Almeida (Portugal)


Angela Blackwell (clarinet)

Victor Herbiet (saxophone/clarinet)
Lucile Brais Hildesheim (harp)
Frédéric Lacroix (piano)
Jen McLachlen (flute)
Dominque Moreau (native drum)
Katarzyna Musial (piano)
Kathleen Radke (soprano)
Ralitsa Tcholakova (violin/viola)


  • Tickets: $10
  • The facility is wheelchair accessible/ free parking available


Media contacts:
Event coordinator Ralitsa Tcholakova: arsuniversalis@gmail.com or 613-797-1293

EU Delegation Press Officer Diodora Bucur: diodora.bucur@eeas.europa.eu  or 613-563-6354

EUNIC representative: Silvana Bolocan: silvana.bolocan@mae.ro or 613-789-3709