Portrait of Harvey SOLLBERGER:
Works for flute orchestra and flute soloists
KILLAPATA/CHASKAPATA, SONATE CHARLIE HEBDO
NEW WORK FOR FLUTE ORCHESTRA, and RIDING THE WIND II, III, IV
With flute soloists: Harvey SOLLBERGER, and Pierre-Yves ARTAUD
Direction Harvey SOLLBERGER et Marc HAJJAR
Location: Mairie du XVIIème, rue des Batignolles, 75017 Paris
Five Sollberger works composed between 1983 and 2016 will comprise the program, including the world premiere of a new work composed for the OFF, “A meme rive” (“Toward the Same Shore”). “A meme rive” is dedicated to the French people as a token of solidarity in their ongoing resistance to threats of terrorism, and is composed for an orchestra of 24 flutes (including 4 piccolos, 8 flutes, 4 alto flutes, 4 bass flutes and 4 contrabass flutes).