Kathryn Patricia New

Kathryn Patricia Cobbler is a musician, artist, storyteller, and catalyst for creative experiences. Having a varied background as an orchestral musician, she has performed with the Toronto Symphony’s Trans-Siberian Orchestra, Ottawa Symphony Orchestra, and the Ottawa Jazz Orchestra. As a chamber and solo musician, she has been featured in the Music & Beyond, Southminster United Church, Glebe St. James, Church of the Ascension, and Trinity Anglican Concert Series.
Kathryn Patricia Cobbler is a multi-faceted musician–educator who engages audiences of all ages in interactive performances, residencies and musical workshops. Kathryn uses Multiple Intelligence Theory and interdisciplinary programming to fuel creative experiences.

Curriculum Links

Awareness of elements of music; Demonstrate understanding that sound can be represented by symbols; Awareness of elements of design; Express initial reaction and personal responses to musical performances in a variety of ways.


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Residency
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Indigenous
Indigenous
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Workshop
Senior
Seniors
Language
English
French
French Immersion

School Performance: Catch The Rising Sun

New Program Residency Performance English

Catch The Rising Sun, presents a poetic retelling of the Greek Mythology story of the Fall of Icarus intertwined with music from Kathryn Patricia's EP, Catch The Rising Sun. Both through the music and the story text, this program will explore the protagonist, Icarus, and his relationship to the sun--its light, wonder, and shadow side. This program will share this timeless story along with invite listeners on a journey to explore the sights and sounds of the story landscape through music.

Participants:
Junior Kindergarten, Senior Kindergarten, Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12
Discipline:
Music
Time and Price:
In person and online:
One performance: 1 hour (Includes Q&A) $420 + HST

Online: Video On Demand
One performance: 26 minutes video + 20 minute online meeting with the artist $270 + HST
Each additional meeting: $60 + HST


Maximum:
500 students for the video
60 participants for the meeting
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School Workshop: Sound in Living Colour

New Program Residency Workshop English

Kathryn will guide students through this multidisciplinary workshop, drawing correlations between music and painting. While listening to different atmospheric pieces played by Kathryn with her viola, students will paint landscapes and reflect on people, places and images that inspire them to tell their life stories. Participants will learn painting techniques and reflect on the music and type of imagery they experience.

Participants:
Junior Kindergarten, Senior Kindergarten, Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8
Maximum:
30
Discipline:
Music, Visual Arts
Time and Price:
In person and online:
One hour session $215 + HST
Half-day two 1 hour sessions: $315 + HST
Full-day three 1 hour sessions: $415 + HST

In person only:
Three full day residency: includes performance $1,245 + HST
Each additional day: $415 + HST

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School Workshop: Creative Composition Workshop

New Program Residency Workshop English

As Kathryn performs musical excerpts throughout the workshop, students will be encouraged to think of stories that inspire them (fiction and non-fiction) as well as what kind of a musical soundtrack they would like to accompany these stories. Kathryn will highlight musical terms and skills found in the music, allowing the students to interact with these musical concepts through interactive activities.

Participants:
Junior Kindergarten, Senior Kindergarten, Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8
Maximum:
30
Discipline:
Music
Time and Price:
In person and online:
Grades K-8/ sec II
One hour session $215 + HST
Half-day two 1 hour sessions: $315 + HST
Full-day three 1 hour sessions: $415 + HST

In person only:
Three full day residency: includes performance $1,245 + HST
Each additional day: $415 + HST
Request a Booking

Seniors Performance for Seniors: Selah

New Program Residency Performance English Seniors

Selah, is a set of works written for viola and loop pedal. An ancient word found in Hebrew biblical texts, Selah has been described as a pause, and a time of reflection that often-included musical interlude. These pieces are based out the emotions and life experiences of the human spirit. Through this show Kathryn invites listeners to enter into a time of reflection and mindfulness. As a skilled facilitator, Kathryn guides audiences to reflect on the images and stories connected to each piece of music presented.

Participants:
Seniors
Discipline:
Music
Time and Price:
In person and online:
One performance: 1 hour (Includes Q&A) $420 + HST
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Seniors Performance: Stories Told: Celebrating Canadian Folk

New Program Residency Performance English Seniors

This musical performance centres around Folk and War Songs. Illuminating the stories and themes surrounding these melodies, listeners will experience traditional folk songs through a new harmonic lens. This chamber concert for viola and loop pedal highlights both folk, Canadiana inspired compositions and original music by loop pedal violist, composer and arranger Kathryn Patricia Cobbler.

Participants:
Seniors
Discipline:
Music
Time and Price:
In person and online:
One performance: 1 hour (Includes Q&A) $420 + HST
Request a Booking

Seniors Performance: Catch The Rising Sun

New Program Residency Performance English Seniors

Catch The Rising Sun, presents a poetic retelling of the Greek Mythology story of the Fall of Icarus intertwined with music from Kathryn Patricia's EP, Catch The Rising Sun. Both through the music and the story text, this program will explore the protagonist, Icarus, and his relationship to the sun--its light, wonder, and shadow side. This program will share this timeless story along with invite listeners on a journey to explore the sights and sounds of the story landscape through music.

Participants:
Seniors
Discipline:
Music
Time and Price:
In person and online:
One performance: 1 hour (Includes Q&A) $420 + HST

Online: Video On Demand
One performance: 26 minutes (video on demand + live discussion with the artist) $270 + HST
Each additional meeting: $60 + HST

Maximum:
500 students for the video
60 participants for the meeting
Request a Booking

Seniors Workshop: Sound in Living Colour

New Program Residency Workshop English Seniors

Kathryn will guide participants through this multidisciplinary workshop, drawing correlations between music and painting. While listening to different atmospheric pieces played by Kathryn with her viola, participants will paint landscapes and reflect on people, places and images that inspire them to tell their life stories. Participants will learn painting techniques and reflect on the music and type of imagery they experience.

Participants:
Seniors
Maximum:
30
Discipline:
Music
Time and Price:
In person and online:
One-hour session $215 + HST
Request a Booking