FEB. 17 WEATHER UPDATE: Due to severe winter weather, the February 17 concert from ALIAS Chamber Ensemble has been postponed and will be rescheduled at a later date.
ALIAS Chamber Ensemble
Tuesday, February 17
8 p.m., Steve & Judy Turner Recital Hall
Daniel Elder, The Ties Eternal, for soprano, two violins, two cellos, and percussion (world premiere)
Matt Walker, Wood, for violin and marimba
Conni Ellisor, String Quartet (world premiere)
Chris Farrell, String Quartet No. 2 (world premiere)
Leonard Bernstein, Piano Trio
Aaron Copland, Elegies, for violin and viola
ALIAS’ Winter Concert lives up to the ensemble’s reputation for creating new music and for presenting unusual works. It is an all-American program featuring four Nashville composers presenting three World Premieres, as well as Leonard Bernstein’s piano trio and an unpublished violin-viola duo by Aaron Copland.
Tickets: $20 adults, $5 students with ID, free for Blair students with ID. All proceeds from this concert benefit local anti-poverty service organization Open Table.