Singing the Gamut
Charles Peck Sunburst for Piano Quartet *2018 COMPOSITION CONTEST WINNER*
Jon Deak BB Wolf for Double Bass
Mario Davidovksy Festino for Guitar, Viola, Cello, and Double Bass
Jonathan Favero Keep On Movin' for Guitar, Viola, Cello, and Double Bass WORLD PREMIERE*
Benjamin Britten Songs from the Chinese for Guitar and Voice
Sheila Silver On Loving
Olly Wilson There Is A Need
Vincenzo Bellini Oh quante volte
Alfred Bachelet Chère nuit
From Jon Deak's tongue-in-cheek Big Bad Wolf to arias from Bellini, Bachelet, and others, this program explores music that amplifies human emotions. Other works include Mario Davidovsky’s Festino, capturing the fun of the party, and Sheila Silver’s tender song cycle, On Loving.
Join us at 7pm for a free pre-concert lecture!
*Jonathan Favero's new work is made possible by generous support from the Kurt Rohde Emerging Composer Fund.
Anna Presler, violin
Kurt Rohde, viola
Leighton Fong, cello
Michel Taddei, double bass
Michael Goldberg, guitar
Eric Zivian, piano
Nikki Einfeld, soprano
Candace Johnson, guest vocalist
Image credit: Vivian Sachs