Concert 3: Caprices, Dances and Flourishes

March 4th, 8PM – Central United Methodist
Pre-Concert talk at 7:15

 

Barn Dances – Libby Larsen (2001) 11 mins.

Christina Webster, flute

Tom Aber, clarinet

Charles Dickinson, piano

 

Caprice – Carolyn O’Brien (2013) 7 mins.

Coleen Dieker, violin

 

Oi kuu – Kaija Saariaho (1990) 10 mins.

Sascha Groschang, cello

Tom Aber, bass clarinet

 

Tres Fantasías – Roberto Sierra (1994) 11 mins.

Sharra Wagner, clarinet

Sascha Groschang, cello

Charles Dickinson, piano

 

INTERMISSION

 

Four Marys – Julia Wolfe (1991) 11mins

Coleen Dieker, violin

Chun Hang (Samuel) Huang, violin

Boris Vayner, viola

Sascha Groschang, cello

 

Capricci “Hummingbird Romance” – Augusta Read Thomas (2011) 5 mins.

Christina Webster, flute

Sharra Wagner, clarinet

 

Petroushskates – Joan Tower (1980) 12 minutes

Christina Webster, flute

Sharra Wagner, clarinet

Coleen Dieker, violin

Sascha Groschang, cello

Charles Dickinson, piano

 

Barn Dances – Libby Larsen (2001) 11 mins.

Christina Webster, flute

Tom Aber, clarinet

Charles Dickinson, piano

“Music exists in an infinity of sound.  I think of all music as existing in the substance of the air itself.  It is the composer’s task to order and make sense of sound, in time and space, to communicate something about being alive through music.”

– Libby  Larsen

 

 

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