David Froom's Piano Trio No. 2 “Grenzen” (Borders) will be performed by the 21st Century Consort on December 4th at the Smithsonian American Art Museum; Nan Tucker McEvoy Auditorium, 8th & G Street, NW; Washington, D.C. along with other works by Charles Ives, Bright Sheng, Alan Mandel, and Aaron Jay Kernis.
The 21st Century Consort, new music ensemble-in-residence at the Smithsonian Institution for 3 decades, is led by artistic director Christopher Kendall and features some of Washington’s finest chamber musicans, including Sara Stern, Paul Cigan, Abigail Evans, Lisa Emenheiser, Tom Jones, Elisabeth Adkins, Rachel Young, and Rick Barber, along with acclaimed guest artists, the Consort presents riveting and resonant music of our time.
All concerts are at 5:00, preceded by a 4:00 discussion with composers and performers, and followed by a post-concert reception. The Smithsonian American Art Museum is a short walk from the Gallery Place/Chinatown Metro stop on the Red, Green and Yellow lines.
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