Volti + Left Coast Premieres: The Tower and the Garden
Benjamin Britten Phantasy Quartet, op. 2
Addie Camsuzou Murmuration for Oboes and Strings WORLD PREMIERE*
Laurie San Martin Witches for Vocal Ensemble, Cello, and Two Oboes WORLD PREMIERE
Gregory Spears The Tower and the Garden for Vocal Ensemble and String Quartet WEST COAST PREMIERE
Left Coast Chamber Ensemble and Volti join forces for three premieres, including Gregory Spears’ The Tower and the Garden, with texts by Thomas Merton and others. World premieres Witches from Laurie San Martin and Murmurations from Addie Camsuzou feature the notable oboists Andrea Plesnarski and Tom Nugent. Benjamin Britten's Phantasy Quartet Op. 2 rounds out the program.
Doors open a half hour before concerts. Open seating.
*Addie Camsuzou's new work is made possible by generous support from the Kurt Rohde Emerging Composer Fund.
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Tom Nugent, oboe
Andrea Plesnarski, oboe
Anna Presler, violin
Phyllis Kamrin, viola
Leighton Fong, cello
Ilana Blumberg-Thomas, violin (guest artist)
And featuring Volti vocal ensemble