Michael Lewanski, conductor
Cynthia Yeh, percussion
Wang | Code Switch [World Premiere, MusicNOW Commission]
Made possible through the generous support of the Edward F. Schmidt Family Commissioning Fund
Verunelli | Magic Mauve
Brown | Figure to Ground
Merivale | The Language of Mountains is Rain
White | Community Acoustics [World Premiere Chamber Arrangement, MusicNOW Commission]
The 22nd season of MusicNOW opens with the world premiere of a newly commissioned fanfare by composer Wang Lu, who fuses Chinese opera and folk music influences with contemporary instrumental techniques to create new sonic possibilities. A new arrangement of Community Acoustics by up-and-coming musical polymath LJ White receives its world premiere.
The performance will run approximately one hour with no intermission. For detailed performance times, please click here.