Live Film Scoring at the Nickel Independent Film Festival

Thanks to the Nickel Independent Film Festival for having me compose and perform a live score for Roger Maunder’s Super 8 Challenge film, “Moments” during opening night of the festival. The performance was recorded and will be posted online with the film.

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“Flute for Adults” Workshop

Have you been itching to learn the flute but can’t afford the price of private lessons? Here’s an opportunity to rock it out on the flute this summer at a more affordable rate. I’m teaching a 5 week summer workshop called, “Beginner Flute for Adults” starting on June 22nd. Learn the basics of the flute in a fun and inspiring group environment with a beautiful view of the harbour. We’ll explore various mindfulness and stretching techniques and if there’s interest, I’ll even help you learn how to improvise with others and loop your flute! Our main goal during this workshop is to have fun! This workshop is designed for adult beginners and is limited to 4 students. Private message me to reserve your spot! rozalindmacphail@gmail.com or call 579-0695.

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NL Joy Award

Got some exciting news to share! A short film by Joshua Jamieson that I’ll be scoring music for, “Waiting Outside” has won the NL Joy Award! Congrats to Joshua Jamieson, Ruth Lawrence and the rest of the team! We start production in 2016. https://waitingoutsidefilm.wordpress.com/2015/12/01/new-original-short-film-from-writerdirector-joshua-jamieson-called-waiting-outside-wins-nl-joy-award/

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From the Press – The Telegram

Thanks to Ken Simmons at the Telegram for this review of HEAD FIRST and about my involvement in the live score for Ingrid Veninger’s HE HATED PIGEONS, which will be screened on Sat Oct 24 in LSPU Hall for the St. John’s International Women’s Film Festivalhttp://www.thetelegram.com/section/2015-10-22/article-4317883/Melding-music-and-film/1

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From the Press – The Overcast

Thanks to The Overcast for this Q&A about my involvement in the live score for Ingrid Veninger’s HE HATED PIGEONS, which will be screened on Sat Oct 24 in LSPU Hall for the St. John’s International Women’s Film Festivalhttp://theovercast.ca/rozalind-macphail-to-live-score-a-film-during-this-years-sji-womens-film-festival/

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Things Gettin’ Loopy at MusicNL Week

Things will be gettin’ looppy at MusicNL Week! I’ll be showcasing and speaking on a bunch of panels throughout the week. TONIGHT I showcase my original music and film at the Rockhouse for the MusicNL Week Launch Party (8:15pm – 8:45pm sharp!). Things get extra loopy on Saturday (Delta, 11am-1pm) when David J. Taylor and I do an interactive looping workshop at the MusicNL Conference. On Saturday night, we get electrified when I showcase flute loops and electronics at Prototype. Let’s get loopy! : )

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HE HATED PIGEONS at the St. John’s International Women’s Film Festival

This is going to be a memorable screening for those of you who are attending the 2015 St. John’s International Women’s Film Festival. I will be performing live music to DIY queen of Canadian indie film, Ingrid Veninger’s HE HATED PIGEONS on Oct 24th at LSPU Hall. It is such a huge honour to be collaborating with Ingrid on this moving film. “Dedicated to everyone who has loved and lost and is working to carry on.” – Ingrid Veninger

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