Marilyn Shrude - Celebration Concert in New York City - December 2nd

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Marilyn Shrude - Celebration Concert in New York City - December 2nd

A Concert celebrating the 75th Birthday of composer Marilyn Shrude, featuring Lost Dog, New Thread, Momenta, and guest soloists.

December 2, 2021, 8:00
$20
Dimenna Center for Classical Music
450 West 37th Street, New York City

LOST DOG NEW MUSIC ENSEMBLE
Sotto Voce (2012)
A Window Always Open on the Sea (1990)
Within the Wall (2018; 2021)*

*WORLD PREMIERE OF NEW VERSION WITH PERCUSSION

NEW THREAD QUARTET
energy flows nervously ... in search of stillness (2015)
Evolution V (1976) - John Sampen, alto sax soloist

MOMENTA QUARTET
Secrets (2004) - Sonja Tengblad, soprano

The concert celebrates Shrude’s 75th birthday, a ground-breaking composer, known for music of exquisite texture and detail. Her catalog features a large body of chamber and orchestral works, and a particular interest in saxophone. She is the first woman to receive the Kennedy Center Friedheim Award for Orchestral Music (1984) and the Cleveland Arts Prize for Music (1998).

featuring:

Lost Dog New Music Ensemble
New Thread Quartet
Momenta Quartet

and guest artists

John Sampen - saxophone
Sonja Tengblad - soprano