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NOV 20: Sequenza and Six Pianos

NOV 20: Sequenza and Six Pianos

nec[shivaree] presents an evening of increasingly large works — we start with one voice and work our way up to the thundering of six pianists. As always, nec[shivaree] concerts are free and open to the public. Tuesday, November 20th at 8pm NEC’s Brown Hall Program: Luciano Berio, Sequenza III Laila Smith, voice Edison Denisov, Sonata […]

FEB 4: Three duos by Cage, Nono, and Vivier

FEB 4: Three duos by Cage, Nono, and Vivier

nec[shivaree] presents an evening of duos — including Luigi Nono’s last work, the haunting violin duo “Hay que caminar” soñando. As always, [nec]shivaree concerts are free and open to the public. Monday, February 4, 2019, 8pm Brown Hall Program: Luigi Nono, “Hay que caminar” soñando John Cage, Three Dances for Two Prepared Pianos Claude Vivier, Pièce […]

FEB 26: the KLANG of Stockhausen

FEB 26: the KLANG of Stockhausen

Enchanted Circle presents Karlheinz Stockhausen, selections from KLANG EDENTIA (Hour 20) selections from NATÜRLICHE DAUERN (Hour 3) HIMMELS-TÜR (Hour 4) Featuring: Yukiko Takagi, piano Stuart Gerber, percussion Jan Berry Baker, soprano saxophone  

MAR 27: Stephen Drury Faculty Recital

MAR 27: Stephen Drury Faculty Recital

March 27 2019 Jordan Hall 7:30pm Stephen Drury, piano   Luciano Berio: Cinque Variazioni (original version, 1953) Lee Hyla: Riff and Tranfiguration (1997) Very fast, eruptive Somewhat agitated, but becoming calm and distant Con moto Blunt and rocking Leggiero Quietly, con rubato   In memory of Rebecca LaBrecque Resolute and driven * INTERMISSION* Claude Debussy: Suite […]

APR 18: World Premieres by Katherine Young & Todd Seeber

APR 18: World Premieres by Katherine Young & Todd Seeber

  Enchanted Circle presents The Callithumpian Consort Stephen Drury, artistic director   Program: Katherine Young, The Air Itself (2019)  premiere performance (Callithumpian commission, SICPP 2015) Georges Aperghis, Sept Crimes de l’Amour (1979) Angel Hernandez-Carmen, Apanahuiayan (2019) Todd Seeber, Sleepers premiere performance Josh Levine, Transparency I (2004/2010) György Ligeti, Nouvelles Aventures (1975)

OCT 11: Globokar world premiere & SICPP 2018 commissioned composer

OCT 11: Globokar world premiere & SICPP 2018 commissioned composer

Program: Vinko Globokar: Les mots, les langues et les sons (2018) – premiere performance commissioned by the Callithumpian Consort with funds provided by New England Conservatory, the French-American Cultural Exchange, and Jeffrey Duryea Brian Riordan: Recorded Ruins  (2018) commissioned by the Callithumpian Consort Paul Mortilla: Stupor (2015) Sabrina Schroeder: Stircrazer II (2013) Pierluigi Billone:  Mani.Δίκη […]

JUNE 15-23: SICPP 2018

Full SICPP concert program All concerts are at 8:00pm and in Jordan Hall unless otherwise indicated. (Underlined selections feature the musicians of the Callithumpian Consort) Sunday, June 17th Stephen Drury, piano & faculty soloists Michel van der Aa: Transit for piano and video (2009) Louis Goldstein, piano Roman Haubenstock-Ramati: Liaisons (1958) for two percussionists Stuart […]

APRIL 14 – [nec]shivaree plays Reich & Crumb

APRIL 14 - [nec]shivaree plays Reich & Crumb

George Crumb, Makrokosmos IV (Celestial Mechanics) Ye In Do, Kyle Orth, piano Alpha Centauri Beta Cygni Gamma Draconis Delta Orionis Steve Reich, Double Sextet Hye-Won Suh, Bile Zhang, flute Brittnee Pool, Stefan Van Sant , clarinet Harrison Honor, Ye Young Yoon, vibraphone JeeHae Ahn, Yishai Rubin, piano Orin Laursen, Hee-soo Yoon, violin Iva Casian-Lakos, Zi Wang, […]

MARCH 9 – Cardew & Stockhausen

MARCH 9 - Cardew & Stockhausen

Karlheinz Stockhausen, from Natural Durations (2005-2006) Yukiko Takagi, piano Natural Duration 15 Natural Duration 20 Natural Duration 21 Natural Duration 24 Cornelius Cardew, Treatise (1963-1967) Stephanie Skor, Alexis Lanz, Philipp Staeudlin, Vic Rawlings, Roger Miller, Stephen Marotto, Luke Moldof, Jeffrey Means, Gary Wallen, John Andress, Christopher Moore   Callithumpian Consort presents two monolithic works of […]

Mondays in March: In-and-Out Concerts!

Mondays in March: In-and-Out Concerts!

Every Monday in March, Callithumpian performs Christian Wolff’s intriguingly minimal graphic score, Edges. Come and go as you please; this 2-hour concert is FREE with museum admission! (details here)   Musicians: Stephanie Skor, violin Alexis Lanz, clarinet Philipp Staeudlin, sax Vic Rawlings, electric cello Roger Miller, electric guitar Stephen Marotto, cello John Andress, percussion Luke Moldoff, electronics Christopher […]

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