Earplay Season 6


Earplay 6: Concert 1
Tuesday, September 25, 1990 at 8:00 pm
Cowell Theater, Fort Mason Center for the Arts

Morton Feldman: The Viola in my Life III (1970)
for viola and piano

Shulamit Ran: Fantasy Variations (1984)
for cello
West Coast premiere

Allen Anderson: Solfeggietti (1988)
for piano
West Coast premiere

Lori Dobbins: Chamber Music (1988)
for flute, clarinet, violin, cello, piano, and percussion
West Coast premiere

Andrew Frank: Piano Trio No. 2 (1990)
for violin, cello, and piano
World premiere; Earplay commission

Eric Moe: Riprap (1990)
for flute, cello, piano, and percussion
West Coast premiere


Festival of New American Music 1990
Thursday, November 8, 1990
CSU Sacramento

Jerome Kitzke: Present Music (1982)
for flute, clarinet, violin, cello, piano, and percussion

Henry Onderdonk: Fantasy for Violin and Piano (1968)
for violin and piano

Andrew Frank: Points of Departure II (1986)
for two pianos

Richard Festinger: Septet (1987)
for flute, clarinet, violin, viola, cello, piano, and percussion
Earplay commission

Wayne Peterson: Labyrinth (1987)
for flute, clarinet, violin, and piano
Earplay commission

Morton Feldman: For Frank O'Hara (1973)
for flute, clarinet, violin, cello, piano, and percussion


Earplay 6: Concert 2
Tuesday, November 27, 1990 at 8:00 pm
Cowell Theater, Fort Mason Center for the Arts

Jorge Liderman: Tropes III (1990)
for flute, clarinet, and cello
West Coast premiere; Earplay commission

Mark Winges: Dusk Music (1990)
for flute, violin, viola, and cello
Earplay commission

José Antonio Orts: Soliloquie (1986)
for clarinet
World premiere

Mark Winges: Dusk Music II (1990)
for alto flute, viola, and cello
World premiere

Eric Chasalow: Hanging in the Balance (1989)
for cello and tape
West Coast premiere

Roger Nixon: Variations (1986)
for clarinet and cello

Walter Winslow: Trio Rustica (1989)
for flute, clarinet, and cello
World premiere; Earplay commission


Earplay 6: Concert 3
Tuesday, February 19, 1991 at 8:00 pm
Cowell Theater, Fort Mason Center for the Arts

Richard Lavenda: Alliances (1986)
for flute, clarinet, violin, cello, and piano
West Coast premiere

Peter Josheff: Jonquils/In the Meadow/Wintry Trees (1989/1990)
for soprano and piano
World premiere; Earplay commission

Herb Bielawa: Through Thick and Thin (1990)
for flute, clarinet, violin, cello, and piano
World premiere; Earplay commission

Susan Blaustein: Songs of The World (1988)
for soprano, baritone, clarinet, cello, and piano
West Coast premiere


Faculty Research Concert (Davis)
Monday, April 15, 1991 at 8:00 pm
U.C. Davis Dept. of Music

Lee Hyla: Ciao, Manhattan (1990)
for viola, flute, cello, and piano
West Coast premiere; Earplay/Dinosaur Annex/Omni Ensemble commission

Ross Bauer: Birthday Bagatelles (1990)
for piano
World premiere

Frank Stemper: Remembering Fire (1990)
for soprano, violin, clarinet, piano, and percussion
World premiere; Earplay commission

Donald Aird: Dolor (1989)
for soprano and piano
World premiere

Mario Davidovsky: Synchronism No. 9 (1988)
for violin and tape
West Coast premiere

Richard Festinger: Octet (1990)
for flute, oboe, clarinet, horn, violin, viola, cello, and piano
West Coast premiere


Earplay 6: Concert 4
Tuesday, April 16, 1991 at 8:00 pm
Cowell Theater, Fort Mason Center for the Arts

Lee Hyla: Ciao, Manhattan (1990)
for viola, flute, cello, and piano
West Coast premiere; Earplay/Dinosaur Annex/Omni Ensemble commission

Donald Aird: Dolor (1989)
for soprano and piano
World premiere

Frank Stemper: Remembering Fire (1990)
for soprano, violin, clarinet, piano, and percussion
World premiere; Earplay commission

Mario Davidovsky: Synchronism No. 9 (1988)
for violin and tape
West Coast premiere

Richard Festinger: Octet (1990)
for flute, oboe, clarinet, horn, violin, viola, cello, and piano
West Coast premiere


Earplay / Beth Custer (Headlands)
Sunday, May 5, 1991 at 4:00 pm
Headlands Center for the Arts, Bldg. 944, Fort Barry

Roger Nixon: Variations (1986)
for clarinet and cello

Beth Custer: Waltz 101, Fall of the Imperialist, Holster (1991)

World premiere; Earplay commission

Shulamit Ran: Fantasy Variations (1984)
for cello

Peter Josheff: Two Poems by Stephen Kusch (1991)
for piccolo, two clarinets, cello, and two spoken voices
World premiere; Earplay commission


Earplay / Sarah Aderholdt (Headlands)
Sunday, June 30, 1991 at 4:00 pm
Headlands Center for the Arts, Bldg. 944, Fort Barry

Martin Herman: Points, Turning (1987)
for violin

Mark Winges: Dusk Music II (1990)
for alto flute, viola, and cello

Andrew Frank: Autumn Refrain (1990)
for clarinet

Sarah Aderholdt: Hammers and Bows (1991)
for flute, violin, cello, and tape
World premiere; Earplay commission


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