Earplay Season 28


Melody of China
Friday, December 7, 2012 at 8:00 pm
Old First Church

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


An Experimental Station
Monday, February 4, 2013 at 7:30 pm
ODC Theater

Shulamit Ran: East Wind (1987)
for flute

Arnold Schoenberg: Chamber Symphony, Op. 9 (1906/1923)
for flute, clarinet, violin, cello, and piano

José-Luis Hurtado: Intermezzo (2011)
for prepared piano
West Coast premiere

Michael Zbyszynski: Daguerreotype (2002)
for cello and electronics

John Cage: Living Room Music (1940)
for four ordinary household objects

Ken Ueno: 12.12.12 (2012)
for flute and viola
World premiere


I Owe Very, Very Much to Mozart
Monday, March 18, 2013 at 7:30 pm
ODC Theater

Elliott Carter: Elegy (1939/2007)
for cello and piano

Mikel Kuehn: Colored Shadows (2012)
for viola and electronics
West Coast premiere

Tiffany Sevilla: Caprice (2008)
for clarinet

Yao Chen: Sotto Voce (2006/2008)
for flute and piano
West Coast premiere

Arnold Schoenberg: Ein Stelldichein (1905)
for oboe, clarinet, violin, cello, and piano

Peter Josheff: Waiting (2013)
for oboe, clarinet, violin, cello, and piano
World premiere; Earplay commission


One Must Believe in One's Inspiration
Monday, May 20, 2013 at 7:30 pm
ODC Theater

Alexander Elliott Miller: Scrim (2011)
for viola
2012 Earplay Donald Aird Composers Competition winner

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

Patricia Alessandrini: Trio (d'après Schoenberg) (2004)
for clarinet, cello, piano, and electronics
US premiere

Tôn-Thât Tiêt: Métal, Terre, Eau (1982)
for violin
US premiere

Richard Festinger: Kleinen doch emsigen (2013/2017)
for flute, clarinet, violin, viola, and cello
World premiere; Earplay commission


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