April 2nd, 8pm - The Red Note New Music Festival at Illinois State University presents the Momenta Quartet program:
Eric Nathan: Four to One (2011), written for Momenta
Matthew Greenbaum: More Venerable Canons (2013), written for Momenta
Weijun Chen: Canoe (2014)
Guy Barash: String Quartet no. 1 "Wrong Ocean" (2012)
Elizabeth Brown: Nanotudes (2013): three appetizers for string quartet, written for Momenta
Charles Ives: String Quartet no. 2 (1911-1913)
Free admission, Kemp Recital Hall, at Illinois State University, Normal, ILAnd on April 27th, Momenta returns for its annual concert celebrating Jewish composers from the present and past, including a world premiere by David Glaser and Milhaud’s String Quartet No. 3. Joining Momenta will be guest artists Molly Morkowski, piano; Chris Grimes, clarinet, and Re’ut Ben-Ze’ev, mezzo soprano.
The program will also include More Venerable Canons, by Matthew Greenbaum, and String Quartet (2014) by Hana Ajiashvili.
Center for Jewish History - 15 W. 16th St. New York City - Tickets: www.smarttix.com or 212-868-4444