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Concert 1: Music from Wisconsin

  • Madison Museum of Contemporary Art 227 State Street Madison, WI United States (map)

Join us for an evening of works by ten living composers who were born, educated, or currently reside in Wisconsin. Curated by “mesmerizing” guest pianist Robert Fleitz (New York Times), the concert explores the breadth and depth of music created in our own backyard!

Program:
Michael Torke- "Daffodils" for flute and piano (2012; dur: 4')
Torke- "Sprite" for flute and piano (1996; dur: 2')
Joseph Koykkar- "Impulse" for solo piano (1985; dur: 7')
Meg Huskin- "Ecliptic" for solo piano (2018; dur: 5')
Zachary Green- "RAW BIRD" for solo piano (2017; dur: 3')
Amanda Schoofs- "you burn us" for open instrumentation (soprano and piano. 2015; dur: 10')
Olivia Kieffer- "Two Horn Unicorn" for flute and viola (2015; dur: 5')

INTERMISSION

Jeff Herriott- "green is passing" for solo piano (1998/2006; dur: 8')
Nebojsa Macura- "Six-Year Interlude" for flute, viola, and piano (2011; dur: 10')
Christopher Burns- "Alligator Char" for open instrumentation (flute, viola, soprano, piano. 2011; dur: 10')
Kimberly Osberg- "Interplay" for violin, clarinet, and piano. (2018; dur: 7')

Artists: Robert Fleitz (piano/curator), Heather Zinninger Yarmel (flute), Caitlin Mead (soprano), Bethany Schultz (clarinet), and Maren Rothfritz (violin/viola)

Tickets are $15
$5 with Student ID
Free for MMoCA members.

Earlier Event: April 15
Cherry Blossom Celebration
Later Event: August 10
Concert 2: World Premieres