February 26 Solon Details

Sunday, February 19, 2012 10:31 PM

New York Composers Circle
Season's Sixth Salon
Sunday, February 26, 2012, 2:00 - 5:00 PM

Eugene McBride's apartment, The Manhattan Plaza
484 West 43rd St., Apt. 14M

1. Discussion of Organizational Matters and Reports
Richard Brooks, NYCC Executive Director, will bring us up to date on administrative matters.

2. Audition of Works by Members and Guests
Joseph Pehrson: "Sound Vessel" for flute, bass clarinet, percussion, acoustic guitar, keyboard, and violin. A video of a live performance. (Approx. 5 min.)

Nina Siniakova: Four Short Pieces:
1. "Shall We Dance?" (2012) for brass and percussion in a MIDI realization. (Approx. 3 min.)
2. "Life" (2011), a study for solo voice. Nina Siniakova performing live. (Approx. 3 min.)
3. "Stay!" (2011) for flute, viola, and contrabass in a CD recording. (Approx. 1 min.)
4. "Sensu" (Japanese for "fan") (2012) for clarinet and piano in a MIDI realization. (Approx. 1 min.)

Jonathan Katz: Two Works:
1. Title to be determined (2012) for string sextet, cl., perc., and dancers in a CD recording. (Approx. 16 min.)

2. Marionettenfädendurcheinanderwalzer (2011) for fl., ob., vn., vc., pno., and dancers in a CD recording. (Approx. 6 min.)

Any remaining time will be devoted to auditioning works brought to the Salon by members and guests.

3. Conclusion and Refreshments