Second InstrumSIU players ental Unit, David Fulmer conductor, will perform works by Margaret Fairlie-Kennedy, Robert Ceely, and Alexandra du Bois at Symphony Space Thalia, in concert #2 of the 2010 chamber music festival of the American Composers Alliance. Also on the program, David Witten and Lawrence Zoernig will perform Richard Cameron-Wolfe's Roerich Rhapsody-Liaison and violist Rudolf Haken will perform Music for Viola and Piano by Matthew Davidson, with Robert Auler, piano.
Opening night of our festival series in Thalia at Symphony Space,
features a world premiere by Brazilian composer Clarice Assad, and
recent works by Kate Soper, Matthew Welch, Frederick Tillis, Robert
Fleisher, Mark Zuckerman and Raoul Pleskow. Artists performing include
Yael Manor and Kolot Ensemble, Lunatics at Large, Wet Ink, and Peter
Vinograde. Program notes here. Buy a ticket here.
Festival invitation here
Following his success with the hilarious stage opera, Pumped Fiction (2007), John Eaton and his Pocket Opera Players, with the Center for Contemporary Opera, will present Eaton's new work, The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, based on the original short story by F. Scott Fitzgerald.
Featured artists include Chris Pedro Trakas, Baritone, Linda Larson, Soprano, Jennifer Roderer, Mezzo-soprano, Tony Boutté, Tenor, and Bass-Baritone, Dominic Inferrera. Karl Kramer is conducting, and the stage director is Marco Capalbo. Production design, sets & costumes, and lighting: Shawn Duan, Janne Larsen, and Stephen Quandt.
An opera by John EatonLibretto by Estela EatonTue, Jun 15 at 8 pmat Peter Norton Symphony Space
$30 GeneralSymphony Space Members, Students, Seniors $20Day of Show $32BUY Event tickets online, or call 212-864-5400
The Institute and Festival
of Contemporary Performance at Mannes will feature Sigol Musings by ACA composer Brian Fennelly, June 15.
"Hair-raisingly virtuosic" pianist Marc Ponthus, "mesmerizing" violinist Rolf Schulte,
and "Revolutionary" Flutist and Composer Robert Dick are scheduled to perform:
Pierre Boulez: Sonatas 1
and 3 (including Constellation Miroir with two pianos),
Elliott Carter: Four
Brian Fennelly: Sigol
Luciano Berio: Sequenza
Robert Dick: Heat
HIstory (for flute with Glissando headjoint) [World Premiere]
Mannes, 150 W 85th
Wednesday, June 9th, Composers Concordance presents 'Night Lights' a concert of illuminating music at the Chelsea Art Museum, 556 West 22nd St. (at 11th Ave.) in New York City. Music by Oscar Bettison, Gloria Coates, Dan Cooper, Dinu Ghezzo, Patrick Hardish, Daniel Palkowski, and Dalit Warshaw will be performed. Performers will include: Jay Rozen, euphonium/tuba, Dimitri Dover, Taka Kigawa, piano, Helen Rathbun, flute, Lynn Bechtold, violin, Patricia Sonego, soprano, Esther Lamneck, clarinet, Dalit Warshaw, theremin. $15/$10 students & seniors.
On Thursday, June 10, the Locrian Chamber Players present an evening of contemporary music with composer/violinist Malcolm Goldstein. Additional works by John Adams, Chen-Yi, Evan Hause, and Joel Hoffman will be performed. Riverside Church, 91 Claremont Ave (120th St. just west of Broadway). Admission is free.
Since their first concert in 1995, The Locrian Chamber Players have
presented over thirty world premieres and have given first New York
performances of works by George Crumb, Philip Glass, Morton Subotnick,
Joan LaBarbara, James Tenney, Alvin Curran, George Tsontakis, Roger
Reynolds, Jo Kondo and many others.
The League of Composers presents an extraordinary evening of contemporary music,
featuring the music of Elliott Carter, Milton Babbitt, Joan Tower, Jason
Treuting, and D.J. Sparr, conducted by Louis Karchin. Miller Theater at Columbia University; Monday, June 7 at 8:00pm. Tickets $20/$10.
The Association for the Promotion of New Music presents the works of Martin Boykan, Sheree Clement, David Fulmer, Brian Jacobs and Edward Jacobs to be performed at Tenri Cultural Institute 43A W. 13th St. Tickets $20/$5
Stephen Solook and Tiffany Du Mouchelle perform Tania Léon and Elliott CarterNEW YORK COMPOSERS CIRCLETuesday, May 25, 2010 @
Saint Peters Church at Citigroup Center
Lexington & 54th Street, New York City
$20 suggested donation
American Composers Orchestra invites you to "2010 Underwood New
Music Readings" on Saturday, May 22 at 8:00pm. Seven of the
nation’s most promising composers in the early stages of their
professional careers have been selected from more than 100 submissions
received from around the country.