Lunatics at Large present music of Kaija Saariaho this Thursday at WMP concert hall in NYC


Feb 23 2012 - 7:30pm

Andrea Lee, Ryan Walsh, Ben RingerLunatics at Large, ACA Festival 2011Andrea Lee, Ryan Walsh, Ben RingerCarnegie Hall composer in residence, Kaija Saariaho, will be the focus of Lunatics at Large's concert this Thursday at 7:30pm at WMP Concert Hall. Saariaho, a fascinating Finnish composer, has closely worked with the musicians these past few days on a program featuring three of her works and pieces of other composers who had a strong influence on her: Janacek, Debussy and Luigi Dallapiccola.

Thursday, March 1st at 7:30pm

Lunatics at Large series - Concert 3

WMP Concert Hall
31 East 28th Street between Madison & Park Ave


Debussy - Sonata for flute, harp and viola
Saariaho - Die Aussicht
Janacek – Violin Sonata
Saariaho - Cendres
Dallapiccola - Divertimento in quatro esercizi
Saariaho - Je sens un deuxieme coeur


Hannah Fuerst, soprano (guest)
Jonathan Engle, flute
Ryan Walsh, oboe
Ben Ringer, clarinet
Arthur Moeller, violin
Jen Herman, viola
Andrea Lee, cello
Mirna Lekic, piano (guest)
Carol Minor, piano (guest)
Nuiko Wadden, harp (guest)

Suggested donation: $20