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Composer Curator with Eleonor Sandresky

Tuesday, September 22, 2020

 Composers Now launched its newest initiative, Composer Curator, with Eleonor Sandresky hosting an evening of music streamed to the comfort of your living room.

Each performance was preceded by a conversation with the composer and performer, and ended with an audience Q&A.

PROGRAM

Introduction of Jessie Montgomery 02:16
Jessie Montgomery - Rhapsody No. 1 13:15
     Jannina Norpoth, violin

Jessie Montgomery - Excerpts from her ballet score for the Dance Theatre of Harlem 21:14

Introduction of Trevor Weston 24:49
Trevor Weston - Shape Shifter 34:55
     Alexis Pia Gerlach, cello 

Introduction of Gilda Lyons 47:52
Gilda Lyons - hush 58:57
     Carrie Koffman, alto saxophone 

Gilda Lyons - Hydroxychloroquine 1:05:05
    Gilda Lyons, voices
    Chris Lyons, illustration

AUDIENCE Q&A 1:07:05

FULL PROGRAM

 

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