DateJan 29, 2019
Free tickets available.
VenuePeter Jay Sharp Theater
AddressThe Juilliard School, 155 W. 65th St., New York, NY 10023
A Salute to 75 Years of International Radio Commissioning
6:30pm Pre-Concert Talk: a conversation about music and radio broadcasting, with John Schaefer and Joel Sachs
JOHN WOOLRICH (UK, b. 1954) A Singing Sky (2009)
Joan Hofmeyr, Soprano
Arthur Williford, Piano
CHAYA CZERNOWIN (Israel/US, b. 1957) Adiantum Capillus-Veneris (2015)
Vocal soloist to be announced
STEFANO GERVASONI Stefano Gervasoni (Italy, b. 1962) Drei Grabschriften upon epitaphs by Nelly Sachs (2017-8)
Kady Evanyshyn, Mezzo-Soprano
Christopher Reynolds, Piano
FAZIL SAY (Turkey, b. 1970) Space Jump (2013)
Courtenay Cleary, Violin
Iona Batchelder, Cello
Cameron Richardson-Eames, Piano
All pieces on the first half were commissioned by ARD, the Consortium of German Public Broadcasters, for the Munich International Competition, a project of Bavarian Radio
HANS ABRAHAMSEN (Denmark, b. 1952) Six Pieces for French Horn, Violin, and Piano (1984)
Vincent Kiray, French Horn
Yue Qian, Violin
Sylvia Jiang, Piano
Commissioned by Danish Radio
KATI AGOCS (Canada, b. 1975) Nostalgia for Airs Unheard (2007, US premiere)
Jiaqi Long, Piano
Commissioned by the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
LUCIANO BERIO (Italy, 1925-2003) Sequenza No. 14 (2002)
Issei Herr, Cello
Commissioned by Westdeutscher Rundfunk (WDR)
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Read Focus Festival Celebrates Radio Commissions in The Juilliard Journal.