Ensemble 4 These Times: Blooming Flowers

Saturday, January 25, 2020 — 7:30 PM
Tickets: $15 General, $10 Members & Students
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Blooming Flowers: Music by Women Composers

Ensemble for These Times performs the world premiere of Chinese composer Weiwei Miao’s Blooming Flowers, Full Moon for piano trio, along with works by 8 living women composers:

  • Pulitzer-winning (first in music for a woman) Ellen Taafe Zwillich: Lament
  • American Academy of Arts and Letters’s Walter Hinrichsen Award and Miriam Gideon Prize Victoria Bond: Binary
  • American Academy of Arts and Letters Chen Yi: Ji Dong Nuo
  • Opera America Discovery Grant Lori Laitman: selections from The Metropolitan Tower and Other Songs
  • Kronos Fifty for the Future Aleksandra Vrebalov: Passion Revisited
  • Connecticut Artist Fellow Jessica Rudman: Times of Speaking and Silence
  • Theatre composer Ellen Mandel: songs
  • Canadian Guggenheim Fellow Vivian Fung Keeping Time
  • Audrey Call: The Witch of Harlem

Musicians: Nanette McGuinness, soprano; Anne Lerner-Wright, cello; Dale Tsang, piano; and guest violinist Ilana Blumberg