Earplay Season 25


SF Chamber Music Day
Saturday, September 26, 2009
The Green Room, Veterans War Memorial Building


An Evening with Peter Sellars
Tuesday, October 20, 2009 at 6:30 pm
Forest Hill Clubhouse

William Kraft: Vintage Renaissance and Beyond (2005)
for flute, clarinet, violin, viola, cello, and piano
Earplay/Koussevitzky commission


Ear and There
Monday, February 8, 2010 at 7:30 pm
Herbst Theatre, Veterans War Memorial Building

Carlos Sanchez-Gutiérrez: and of course Henry the Horse (2006)
for clarinet, violin, and piano
West Coast premiere

Sam Nichols: Unnamed, Jr. (2010)
for clarinet, viola, and piano
World premiere; Earplay commission

Kaija Saariaho: Je sens un duxième coeur (2003)
for viola, cello, and piano

Seymour Shifrin: The Modern Temper (1959)
for piano (four hands)

Bruce Christian Bennett: from the ashes (2004)
for flute, clarinet, violin, viola, cello, piano, and percussion
Earplay/Fromm commission


Wooden Fish Ensemble celebrates Na
Sunday, March 7, 2010 at 4:00 pm
Old First Church


Outside In
Monday, March 22, 2010 at 7:30 pm
Herbst Theatre, Veterans War Memorial Building

Jan Bilk: Stigma integrum (2005)
for theramin, violin, violin, viola, cello, and bass
US premiere

Lori Dobbins: Through the Golden Gate (2009)
for flute, clarinet, violin, viola, cello, and piano
Earplay commission

Jonathan Harvey: The Riot (1993)
for flute, bass clarinet, and piano

Judith Weir: The Art of Touching the Keyboard (1983)
for piano

Michael Finnissy: Freight Train Bruise (1972/1980)
for piano

Arnold Schoenberg: String Trio, Op. 45 (1946)
for violin, viola, and cello


Ports and Portals
Monday, May 24, 2010 at 7:30 pm
Herbst Theatre, Veterans War Memorial Building

Christopher Trebue Moore: Amnesia Barrier (2009)
for flute, cello, and piano
World premiere; Earplay commission

Tolga Yayalar: Terâneler (2006)
for violin, viola, and cello
West Coast premiere; 2009 Earplay Donald Aird Composers Competition winner

Jorge Liderman: Swirling Streams (2002)
for guitar, clarinet, violin, viola, and cello
Earplay commission

Wayne Peterson: Scherzo for Mixed Quartet (2009)
for flute, clarinet, violin, and cello
West Coast premiere

Hyo-shin Na: Song of One Lost in the Fog (2009)
for koto, flute, clarinet, violin, viola, cello, and piano
Earplay/SF Foundation commission


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