focus festival
  • Day

    Friday
  • Date

    Jan 25, 2019
  • Start Time

    7:30PM
  • Admission

    Free tickets available.

  • Venue

    Peter Jay Sharp Theater
  • Address

    The Juilliard School, 155 W. 65th St., New York, NY 10023

Program information:

A Salute to 75 Years of International Radio Commissioning

New Juilliard Ensemble
Joel Sachs, Founding Director and Conductor
Nicolette Mavroleon, Soprano

YOUNGHI PAGH-PAAN (Korea/Germany, b. 1945) U-Mul (The Well) (1992, western hemisphere premiere)
Commissioned by WDR (Cologne)

COLIN MATTHEWS (UK, b. 1946) A Voice to Wake
(2005, first performance outside the UK)
Commissioned by the BBC

SALVATORE SCIARRINO (Italy, b. 1947) Archeologia del telefono (2005)
Commissioned by SWR (Stuttgart and Baden-Baden) for Klangforum Wien

AKIRA NISHIMURA (Japan) Corps d’arc-en-ciel (2008)
Commissioned by Radio France

Know before you go! Read the program notes

Read the press release

Read Focus Festival Celebrates Radio Commissions in The Juilliard Journal.  

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