Music of Richard Cameron-Wolfe - three New Zealand concerts

Date: 

Mar 19 2018 - 8:00pm

In Christchurch, New Zealand on March 16, 19, and 20, three works by Richard Cameron-Wolfe will be presented: his 2009 violin/piano-4-hands “ARQ: Region III - Refuge”, his “Lilith”[premiere of the 2016 2nd version], and the 2006 solo-piano “Code of Un-Silence: A Prayer”. Featured artists are violinist-violist Mark Menzies (Head of Music Performance at UC) and American pianist Gayle Blankenburg. The programs also include George Crumb’s “Makrokosmos III”, Lou Harrison’s “Grand Duo”, plus works by Menzies, Schoenberg, Takemitsu, and Gershwin/Heifetz. Times and Venues: on 3/16 at 1:10PM and 3/19 at 8:00PM in the Canterbury University Arts Centre – free admission); on 3/20 at 12:10 in  “The Piano” Centre for Music and the Arts, Carter Auditorium - $15.00 adult; $5.00 student.