Benjamin Downs, Piano
Rebeccah Parker Downs, Cello
Daniel Pate, Percussion
Stop Speaking (2011) Andy Akiho (b. 1979) for Snare Drum and Electronics
Warenfetisch (2016) for Amplified Cello Zach Thomas (b. 1988)
Serenatas (2008) Kaija Saariaho (b. 1952)
Bolts of Loving Thunder (2013) Missy Mazzoli (b. 1980)
Tight Sweater (2005) Marc Mellits (b. 1966)
I. Exposed Zipper
II. Trans Fatty Acid’s Rein
III. Mara’s Lullaby
IV. Pickle Trousers
V. Evil Yellow Penguin
VI. Mechanically Separated Chicken Parts
APNM and Iktus Percussion present an electrifyingly unique program of percussion-centric chamber music! Joined by special guests Andrea Lodge; Piano, Roberta Michel; Flute and Piccolo, and Hannah Levinson; Viola, expect a colorfully diverse and bracing evening of music performed by New York City’s finest musicians.
APNM-Association for the Promotion of New Music Composers and *Call for Scores Winners:
*Kevin Michael Kay
*Nicholas V. Hall
Performing the West Coast Premiere of "These Things are Broken" by Nathan Hudson along with works by Hugo Morales Murguia, and Andy Akiho. at St. Michaels Church in Carlsbad CA.
for more information or to purchase tickets, please visit http://www.carlsbadmusicfestival.org
Hear the Stony Brook Symphony Orchestra perform three virtuoso works of the 20th and 21st centuries. The Pulitzer Prize-winning vocal ensemble Roomful of Teeth joins the orchestra for Berio’s landmark Sinfonia(1968), originally performed by the Swingle Singers with the New York Philharmonic under Leonard Bernstein. Rachel Schutz performs Ligeti’s madcapMysteriesoftheMacabre(1992), and visiting composer Ken Ueno, overtone singer, performs Ona Sufficient Condition for the Existence of Most Specific Hypothesis (2008). Conducted by Eduardo Leandro. Free pre-concert lecture at 7 pm in the Recital Hall.