Happy Birthday Matthew Greenbaum, Feb. 12th! upcoming performances Feb. 20, March 20th, April 3rd, and 25th

Date: 

Mar 20 2012 - 7:00pm

Stephanie Griffin, violaStephanie Griffin, violaStephanie Griffin, Viola
Tuesday, March 20, 2012, 7:00PM
Americas Society

Americas Society
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.

Program

Tim Brady: *Three or Four Days After the Death of Kurt Cobain*, for viola and piano (1994)
Matthew Greenbaum
:* Double Song* (in memoriam Milton Babbitt), for solo viola (2011)

Milton 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.

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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.

April 3 8 PM    CYGNUS
Program:

David Rakowski:         ZYG ZAG
Stephen Jaffe:        DESIGNS II

Martin 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.

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ROPE AND CHASM for mezzo and video(PREMIERE)
Re'ut Ben Ze'ev
Temple University Rock Hall

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AMPHIBIAN at THE HIART GALLERY, 227 W29th Street

April 25 8PM MARI KIMURA

Mario 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)

Conlon Nancarrow:     TOCCATA
Matthew Greenbaum: LATERAL
Eric Chasalow:        SCUFFLE AND SNAP