Recital Series: International Contemporary Ensemble

The cutting-edge ensemble performs an intimate chamber music series crafted with the Board of Officers Room in mind. Two of ICE’s three performances will be portrait concerts of leading female composers, Sofia Gubaidulina and Anna Thorvaldsdottir, with the final concert featuring three New York premieres among works by John Zorn, Dai Fujikura, Alvin Lucier, and a new arrangement of a chamber work by Messiaen.

Sunday, August 17
ALL–SOFIA GUBAIDULINA PROGRAM
String Trio; Quasi Hoquetus; Meditation on the Bach Chorale “Vor deinen Thron tret ich hiermit”

Tuesday, August 19
ALL–ANNA THORVALDSDOTTIR PROGRAM
Into—Second Self
In the Light of Air (New York premiere)
Shades of Silence (New York premiere)

Thursday, August 21
DAI FUJIKURA: Minina (New York premiere)
JOHN ZORN: Baudelaires (New York premiere)
ALVIN LUCIER: Chambers
MESSIAEN (arr. Cliff Colnot): Chants de terre et de ciel (New York premiere)

Co-presented with the Mostly Mozart Festival

Photo of the Board of Officers Room by James Ewing

 

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Sunday, August 17 at 5:00pm
Tuesday, August 19 at 7:30pm
Thursday, August 21 at 7:30pm

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