The Syracuse University Contemporary Ensemble performs new works.
Director Milton Laufer and Marina de Ratmiroff will present a world premiere of ‘Civil Words’ (Soprano Version), composed by 2010 Pulitzer-prize winner Jennifer Higdon.
Pieces by three SU composition faculty: Nic Scherzinger, Natalie Draper, & Texu Kim.
This event will be streamed live. Please note that the video player will not become active until immediately prior to the concert’s start time.
- O Sea-Starved, Hungry Sea, V. Postlude (2017), Natalie Draper (b. 1985)
Claire Nolan* (soprano), Xiaoqiong Fan (piano)
- Llamado (1995/ rev.2016), Jorge Vidales (b. 1969)
Kaitlan Madsen (horn), Anxhela Janaqi (piano)
- Imprint (2019,) Nicolas Scherzinger (b. 1968)
Josue Negrete (violin), Due Yu (piano)
- Trio for Flute, Viola, and Piano, H 300, Mv.1 (1944), Bohuslav Martinů (1890-1959)
Emily Graham (flute), Paul Mokotoff (viola), Yingqi Wang (piano)
- Elegiac Songs (2015), Marjorie Merryman (b. 1951)
Katherine Skafidas (soprano), Jonathan Harrity* (clarinet), Josue Negrete (violin), Gregory Wood* (cello), Jonida Lazellari (Piano), Nieves Villasenor (conducting)
- Four Movements for Two Pianos, Mv.2 (2008), Philip Glass (b. 1937)
Anxhela Janaqi, Jonida Lazellari (piano)
- Homage to Anonymous Ancient Fiddlers (2015), Texu Kim (b. 1980)
Josue Negrete, William Knuth* (violin)
- Group Improvisation (2019), Contemporary Music Ensemble
solo performers and instrumentation
- Civil Words** (2014), Jennifer Higdon (b. 1962)
Marina de Ratmiroff* (soprano), Milton Laufer* (piano)
** World premiere of soprano version
This event was first published on May 22, 2019 and last updated on September 23, 2019.
- Arts and Performance
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