Vancouver New Music

Date and Time of Event: 
Thu, 04/22/2010 - 8:00pm

Sounds Unlikely


22 April 2010 – 8pm

Premieres of chamber works for Western and Asian instruments by Peter Hatch (Kitchener-Waterloo) and Marci Rabe (Vancouver), a Donatoni recorder solo, court music from the Tang Dynasty, and more!

Revel in an exciting amalgamation of sounds with this concert of new pieces and extraordinary repertoire.  The program will feature the premiere of Five Wordless Songs by Peter Hatch and two new compositions by Marci Rabe. Featuring special guests Red Chamber (Mei Han, Giulian Liu, Zhimin Yu, Gelin Jiang), recorder player Terri Hron (Montreal) and Paul Luchkow, violin and Michael Jarvis, harpsichord.

Sounds Unlikely - program
Marci Rabe, Happenstance (2010)*
Marci Rabe, Scolecite (2010)*

Chinese classical, (arr. Yang Qing), Qing Beiyu
Chinese traditional (arr. Guilian Liu), Sunny Spring, White Snow
John Cage (arr. John Olive), Three Dances (1st mov.) (1945/2008)

Franco Donatoni, Nidi II, (1992)

- Intermission -

Jean-Marie Leclair,Sonate en Do majeur, Op. 1, no. 2 (1723)

Peter Hatch, Five Wordless Songs (2010)*

* World premieres

Harpsichord