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Stories Tagged ‘Composers’

Philip Dikeman, flute, and Melissa Rose, piano, Jan. 16

Friday, January 16 8:30 p.m. Steve & Judy Turner Recital Hall Faculty Recital Philip Dikeman, flute and Melissa Rose, piano “Phlutings with Philip” Dikeman and Rose present a varied program include staples of the flute repertoire as well as some hidden gems. Works will include Poulenc, Doppler, Chaminade and Martin, as well as a new…

Posted on Monday, December 1, 2014 in , , , ,

Living Sounds showcases student composers, April 8

Living Sounds Wednesday, April 8 8 p.m., Steve & Judy Turner Recital Hall New works by Blair’s composition majors, performed by their peers. Always an engaging and highly eclectic evening of music. Come hear the next generation of classical composition! The April 8 program includes: That is the Question, by Aidan W. McCarter. Performers: Margot…

Posted on Saturday, November 15, 2014 in , , ,

UK composers David Gorton, Michael Zev Gordon, join Blair colleagues, April 15

Guest and Faculty Composers Recital David Gorton, Michael Zev Gordon, Stan Link and Michael Slayton   Wednesday, April 15 8 p.m., Steve & Judy Turner Recital Hall Blair composition professors Stan Link and Michael Slayton team up with colleagues from the UK. Slayton and Link present new works commissioned by the Atlantic Ensemble; Gorton offers…

Posted on Saturday, November 15, 2014 in , , ,

Living Sounds, April 9, with composer Richard Danielpour

The final concert in Blair’s Living Sounds series has a twist this year. Living Sounds is an annual three-concert series showcasing the work of Blair’s student composers, performed by their fellow students. It’s always an engaging and wide-ranging exploration of contemporary composition. Acclaimed contemporary composer Richard Danielpour has been in residence at Blair all semester,…

Posted on Tuesday, April 8, 2014 in , , , , ,

Lineup announced for Living Sounds student composers showcase, Feb. 27

The second of three Living Sounds concerts for the 2013-14 season takes place at 8 p.m. Thursday, February 27, in Steve and Judy Turner Recital Hall. Living Sounds is a showcase for the Blair School’s student composers, with their works performed by Blair student musicians. Here’s the program, with comments and/or lyrics from the composers:…

Posted on Tuesday, February 25, 2014 in , , ,

Blair Composers concert, Oct. 28, with special guests Ovidiu Marinescu, cello, Mario Falcao, harp

The Blair Composers concert on Monday, October 28, is a wide-ranging affair, spotlighting some of the Blair School’s best faculty and student musicians performing works written by the composition faculty. Included on the program are two world-premiere performances of pieces by Michael Kurek, both featuring guest artists Ovidiu Marinescu, cello, and Mario Falcao, harp. Both…

Posted on Thursday, October 24, 2013 in , , , , ,