Christine Donkin (born 1976)
Christine Donkin is an award winning CONTEMPORARY composer whose music appeals to a broad range of listeners and performers alike. Described as Stunning (ConcertoNet.com), highly imaginative (American Record Guide), and having enormous impact (The Washington Post), her work is performed all over the world and her music is included on the Aboriginal Inspirations CD:
Badlands is a piece full of energy and forward momentum inspired by the unique landscapes and rock formations of Canada’s ‘Wild West’. Some of these areas such as the Big Muddy Badlands in Saskatchewan, Canada, gained notoriety as a hideout for outlaws.