Earplay Season 27


A Soldier's Tale
Friday, November 11, 2011
Aurora Theater


A Feeling for Sound
Monday, February 6, 2012 at 7:30 pm
Herbst Theatre, Veterans War Memorial Building

Wayne Peterson: Excursion (2010)
for violin and piano
World premiere

Morton Feldman: Nature Pieces (1951)
for piano

Alexander Hills: 1958-1961 (2011)
for flute, clarinet, violin, viola, and cello
World premiere; Earplay commission

Mauricio Rodriguez: Crepitum (2010)
for viola
World premiere; Earplay/SF Foundation commission

Chen Yi: Tunes from My Home (2007)
for violin, cello, and piano
West Coast premiere


Everything is Open to Interpretation
Monday, March 19, 2012 at 7:30 pm
Herbst Theatre, Veterans War Memorial Building

Morton Feldman: Voice and Instruments II (1972)
for clarinet, cello, and bass

Erik Ulman: Eclogue (2011)
for clarinet, cello, and bass
World premiere; Earplay commission

Ellen Ruth Harrison: Salad Bar (2010)
for viola and flute
World premiere

Charles Ives: Piano Trio (1911)
for violin, cello, and piano


Music Could Be an Art Form
Thursday, May 10, 2012 at 7:30 pm
Herbst Theatre, Veterans War Memorial Building

Richard Felciano: Lontano (1986)
for harp and piano

Morton Feldman: Spring of Chosroes (1977)
for violin and piano

Sven Daigger: Strom (2010)
for flute, clarinet, cello, and piano
US premiere; 2011 Earplay Donald Aird Composers Competition winner

Joan Huang: Along the River During the Qingming Festival (2011)
for flute, clarinet, violin, viola, cello,
gangquin, yanqin, pipa, sheng, dizi
World premiere; Earplay/Melody of China commission


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