Dates

January 4, 2018

Concert of Persian Music

Queen Elizabeth Theatre, Vancouver, BC @ 8 p.m.


January 12, 2018

Masterclass, University of Victoria

Danny presents a percussion masterclass at his alma mater, the University of Victoria, as part of the UVic School of Music’s 50th anniversary and the Orion Series in Fine Arts.

Sponsored by Yamaha Canada Music, Sabian Cymbals, and Long and McQuade Musical Instruments

McLaurin Music Building, University of Victoria @ 10 a.m.

Victoria, BC


January 13, 2018

REConnected / the Tones-Underhill duo

Daniel Tones and Owen Underhill, both alumni of the Univeristy of Victoria, present a concert of contemporary music as part of the UVic School of Music’s 50th anniversary and the Orion Series in Fine Arts.


Rzewski To the Earth

Underhill A/Symmetry Ritual*

Catlin Smith Invisible Cities

Underhill Songs without Words

Underhill Cloud over Water

Alvarez Temazcal

*world premiere

Philip T. Young Recital Hall, UVic School of Music @ 8 p.m.

Victoria, BC


January 31, 2018

The Cascadia Reed Quintet + Daniel Tones

Danny joins the Cascadia Reed Quintet for Kwantlen Polytechnic University’s Music@Midweek series.

Auditorium, KPU Langley Campus @ 12 noon


February 14-18, 2018

Residency at the University of Tennessee - Knoxville

Danny travels to Knoxville, Tennessee for a residency with percussionists in the studio of Dr. Andy Bliss. The visit will include masterclasses, private coachings, and a performance of contemporary music for percussion written primarily by Canadians.


Morlock Darwin’s Walken Fish Quartet

Underhill Cloud over Water

Alvarez Temazcal

Hartenberger Raghavan

Catlin Smith Invisible Cities

Hartenberger Invisible Proverb


March 3, 2018

Day of Percussion

Danny leads Vancouver’s 5th annual Day of Percussion featuring Fringe Percussion and special guest Beverley Johnston. This day-long event celebrates the world of percussion, features clinics and performances by some of Vancouver's finest percussionists, and includes the first-ever Girls Only Percussion Workshop.

Auditorium, Kwantlen Polytechnic University (Langley Campus)

Langley, BC from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.


March 21, 2018

Music@Midweek with the KPU Percussion Ensemble

Danny leads KPU’s percussion ensemble in a concert of masterworks for percussion.

Auditorium, KPU Langley Campus @ 12 noon


May 27, 2018

Steve Reich’s Tehillim

Danny performs with an ensemble featuring some of Vancouver’s finest musicians in a performance of Reich’s Tehillim.

Orpheum Annex, Vancouver, BC @ 8 p.m.


May 29 to June 12, 2018

Cuba Field School with Kwantlen Polytechnic University

Danny leads an interdisciplinary group of KPU students during the university’s inaugural field school in Cuba. Their visit to Cuba includes time in Havana, Cienfuegos, and Trinidad, includes daily visits to sites of historical and cultural interest, guest lectures from leading Cuban academics, interactive workshops focussing on music and dance, concerts, and visits to two post-secondary schools where they will interact with faculty and students.


June 29 to July 4, 2018

Yamaha Junior Originals Music Camp 2018

Daniel leads workshops for performers and composers at Yamaha’s signature music education event.

Whistler, BC


July 6, 2018

KPU Summer Jazz Workshop

Daniel presents an interactive clinic on rhythm and movement for KPU’s inaugural Summer Jazz Workshop organized and led by bassist-extraordinaire Jodi Proznick.

9 a.m. in the Auditorium at KPU Langley


July 13 to 14, 2018

NYO Board Retreat

Daniel returns to Kitchener, Ontario for NYO’s annual Board Retreat. He’ll have the opportunity to contribute to the organization’s plans for the coming years, and to hear the orchestra perform under the baton of Jonathan Darlington.

Click here to view a list of archived dates from 2017

Daniel Tones   percussionist and educator