Tuesday, March 20, 2012, 7:00PM
680 Park Avenue
New York, NY
Praised by The New York Times for her "fiery, full-throttle performance" and "virtuoso flair," Canadian violist Stephanie Griffin performs contemporary works at the Americas Society on March 20th.
Brady: *Three or Four Days After the Death of Kurt Cobain*, for viola and
Matthew Greenbaum:* Double Song* (in memoriam Milton Babbitt), for solo viola (2011)
Babbitt: Composition for Viola and Piano (1950)
Darius Milhaud: *Quatre Visages*, for viola and piano (1943)
Dmitri Shostakovich: Sonata for Viola and Piano, Op. 147 (1975)*
FREE for AS Friends Association Members; $20.00 for non-members.
Greenbaum's robust series at the Hiart Gallery continues on Feb. 20th, and later in the spring, on April 3 and 25th.
AMPHIBIAN SERIES, at THE HIART GALLERY, 227 W29th Street, New York City.
3 8 PM CYGNUS
Rakowski: ZYG ZAG
Stephen Jaffe: DESIGNS II
Rokeach: FANTASY ON 12 STRINGS
Charles Wuorinen: DODECADACTYL
MatthewGreenbaum: MITTAGS (from ROPE AND CHASM) and VENERABLE CANONS
Milton Babbitt: SOLI E DUETTINI
Guest Artist: Re'ut Ben Ze'ev, mezzo-soprano.
AND CHASM for mezzo and video(PREMIERE)
Re'ut Ben Ze'ev
Temple University Rock Hall
AMPHIBIAN at THE HIART GALLERY, 227 W29th Street
April 25 8PM MARI KIMURA
Davidovksy: SYNCHRONISMS NO. 9
Stefan Wolpe: SECOND PIECE FOR VIOLIN ALONE
Egberto Gismonti: arrangements by Mari Kimura
Mari Kimura: CANON ELASTIQUE for Augmented Violin; EIGENSPACE for interactive graphics; VOYAGE APOLLONIAN for interactive graphics; and JANMARICANA for Subharmonics (violin solo)
Matthew Greenbaum: LATERAL
Eric Chasalow: SCUFFLE AND SNAP