League of Composers upcoming season begins January 25

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Jan 25 2011 - 8:00pm

Honoring the loTime Table PercussionTime Table Percussionng-standing tradition of presenting new music by emerging and established composers alongside masterpieces from the 20th and 21st centuries, The League of Composers/ICSM is pleased to announce its 2010-2011 concert season.

The season begins on January 25th at 8pm at Saint Peter’s Church (Lexington Ave. and 54th St.) with the New York premiere of Gérard Grisey’s monumental 60-minute work L’Noir de L'Étoile (Black of the Star) for six percussionists and astronomical transmissions, described by Grisey as an “…at once musical, visual, theatrical, but also festive and didactic…event," performed by League/ISCM Chamber Players Matthew Gold and Matt Ward, fellow TimeTable Percussionist Alex Lipowski and Talujon Percussion Quartet members Michael Lipsey, Chris Graham, and Ian Antonio. Suggested Donation: $10