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Composition Contest

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Repertoire and Performances 2017-2018

CONCERT 1 – Wednesday, November 15, 2017                                      8pm - MAC

Penderecki: St. Luke Passion

Oratorio Chorus & Philharmonic Orchestra

Krzysztof Penderecki, guest conductor  & composer


CONCERT 2 – Tuesday, February 6, 2018                                               8pm - Auer Hall

 Echoes & Storms                             

Jeffery Parola (b. 1979)                       this view of life (2013) with string quartet

Karen Siegel (b. 1980)                        Saguaro (2006)

Michael Ippolito (b. 1985)                    Rain Song (2016) with scordatura viola

Saunder Choi (b. 1988)                       Ang Tren (2015)

Francisco Feliciano (1941-2014)          Pamugun (2002)

Matthew Recio (b. 1991)                      Echo (2016) * world premiere

2017 NOTUS Student Composition Contest 3rd Prize

Rex Isenberg (b. 1987)                        Feathers in the Wind (2016)

                                                            with Kurt Muroki, double bass

                                                            and Aram Arakelyan, piano   

CONCERT 3 – Tuesday, April 10, 2018                                               8pm - Auer Hall

Different Ways to Pray     

Nicolas Chuaqui (b. 1990)                    Qui confidunt in Domino (2016)

Karin Rehnqvist (b. 1957)                     To the Angel with the Fiery Hands (2007) with oboe

Nilo Alcala (b. 1978)                             Song of the Night (2009)

Byron J. Smith (b. 1960)                       Blessed Assurance (1995)

Dominick DiOrio (b. 1984)                     An Equal Humanity (2013) w/ 8bb ensemble & narrator

           

plus performances of works by winners of the annual NOTUS Student Composition Contest