2015 Hear Now Festival of New Music by Contemporary Los Angeles Composers |
Fifth Annual Festival Collaborates with LA Chamber Orchestra and People Inside Electronics (PIE)
Includes 26 works by Los Angeles area composers and includes 13 premieres, of which 6 are world premieres, 5 are US premieres and 2 are west coast premieres.
Please see May 1 and 3 dates for that days' programs. Festival pass for all events available.
ONLINE TICKETS AVAILABLE UNTIL 2 hours before concert. BOX OFFICE OPENS 45 minutes before concert time.
SATURDAY, MAY 2 at 4:00 pm First Lutheran Church of Venice -- Marathon Chamber Concert in two parts, one ticket!
PART I: 4:00 PM
Burton Goldstein: Two Pieces for Piano Quintet (2014) (World Premiere)
Drew Schnurr: Hyperventilations of a Fire Dragon (2014) (World Premiere)
Bryan Curt Kostors: Imaginary Dances (2013)
Andrew Moses: Distemper and Chalk on Canvas (2014) (World premiere)
Tristan Xavier Koester: Die Badende (2014)
Joan Huang: Madrigals of Li Bai (2004)
Jonathan Beard: Ioso (2012)
William Kraft: Kaleidoscope (2014) (West Coast Premiere)
Ray-Kallay Duo, duo-pianists; Nadia Shpachenko, piano; Shalini Vijayan, violin; Alison Bjorkedal, harp; Nico Abondolo, contrabass; Joanne Pearce Martin, piano; Alyssa Park, violin; Timothy Loo, cello; Brightwork newmusic.
PART II 8:00 pm
Presented in collaboration with Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra,
Daria van den Bercken, pianist, guest soloist
Andrew Norman: Lullaby (2007)
Ted Hearne: Parlor Diplomacy (III and V) (2011)
Phillip Golub: Fireflies (2014) (West Coast Premiere)
Hugh Levick: Tierra del Fuego (2014-15) (World Premiere)
Jack Van Zandt: Stoicheia: Five Etudes for solo viola (I, II, IV) (2014) (World Premiere)
Tomas Peire Serrate: Awake (2013) (US Premiere)
Jeffrey Parola: Three Divertimenti (2014)
Daria van den Bercken, pianist, guest soloist; Niké St. Clair, mezzo-soprano; Sarah Thornblade, violin; Giovanna Moraga, cello; Helen Goode-Castro, clarinet; Thomas Buckner, baritone; Lyris Quartet; Alma Lisa Fernandez, viola; Sidney Hopson, percussion; Judith Farmer, bassoon
First Lutheran Church of Venice (View)
815 Venice Blvd.
Venice, CA 90291
|Minimum Age: 15|
|Kid Friendly: No|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!|