Wednesday, February 3, at 12:00 pm
Deborah Lifton, soprano; James Nyoraku Schefer, shakuhachi; Sami Merdinian, violin; Laura Metcalf, cello; and Kathleen Supové, piano performing Japan Songs, an eclectic song collection for soprano, shakuhachi and piano trio. This KSA commission costars six composers: Victoria Bond, Douglas J. Cuomo, James Matheson, Paul Moravec, Jay Reise and Aleksandra Vrebalov.
This concert is available through February.
JAPAN SONGS – PART 1 (2020)
Autumn Mountains by Victoria Bond
Eight Thousand Spears by Paul Moravec
Not A Trace by James Matheson
Avian Cradle (2020) by Kathleen Supové
Oblivion by Astor Piazzolla (arranged by Yves Dharamraj)
Violin and cello
Density 21.5 by Edgard Varèse
JAPAN SONGS – PART 2 (2020)
Kei'un Song -praying for love by Aleksandra Vrebalov
In the blink of an eye… by Jay Reise
Tree of Pearls by Douglas J. Cuomo