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Argento New Music Project
attn.: Kimmy Szeto
P.O. Box 824
New York, NY 10024

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Friday, April 17
Tenri Cultural Institute
Doors 7:30pm / Concert 8pm
43A W 13th St, New York, NY 10011 (click for map)
tci@tenri.org / (212) 645-2800

PROGRAM (in order)

Bethany Younge – Bodyscape (2015)

for voice (sung by the composer), bass flute, oboe, percussion, video, and audience (unconducted)

ca. 10 minutes

 

Yotam Haber – New Work (title tbd) (2020) WORLD PREMIERE

for flute (+ piccolo, alto, and bass), clarinet (+ bass clarinet), piano, violin, viola, and cello (conducted)

Commissioned by the The Adele and John Gray Endowment Fund

ca. 10 minutes

–INTERMISSION–

Alma & Gustav Mahler, arr. Michel Galante – Turning Point

Part 1: Four Songs, Two Letters

for soprano (performing as Alma), piano, and narrator (performing as Gustav)

ca. 17 minutes

Part 2: Gustav Mahler/Michel Galante – Purgatorio & Scherzo from Symphony No. 10, arr. for chamber ensemble by Michel Galante (1910/2020)

III. Purgatorio (ca. 4 mins)

IV. Scherzo (ca. 10 mins)

for flute (+ piccolo), oboe (+ english horn), clarinet (+ bass clarinet), bassoon (+ contra bassoon), horn, trumpet, trombone, piano, 2 violins, viola, cello, and double bass (conducted; conductor plays small percussion)

ca. 15 minutes

Sang Song – Gretel (2019-2020)

for flute (+ piccolo/alto), oboe (+ english horn), clarinet (+ bass clarinet), trumpet, trombone, percussion, piano, violin, viola, cello, and double bass (conducted)

Includes live electronics (one audio file played back near end of piece)

I. To the Little House (NY Premiere)

II. Interlude: Vein of Shame (WORLD PREMIERE)

III. Kindertotenmusik (NY Premiere)

ca. 17 minutes (all movements attacca)

 

Post-concert discussion featuring Bethany Younge, Yotam Haber, and Sang Song

REHEARSAL SCHEDULE

 

Tuesday, April 14: 10am - 5:15pm

Scholes Street Studio

375 Lorimer St, Brooklyn, NY 11206 (click for map)

10am-12pm: Haber, New Work (title tbd)

12pm-1pm: BREAK

1pm-4pm: Mahler, Purgatorio & Scherzo (with break)

4:15pm-5:15pm: Song, Gretel

 

Wednesday, April 15: 10am - 4pm

Scholes Street Studio

375 Lorimer St, Brooklyn, NY 11206 (click for map)

 

10am-12pm: Haber, New Work (title tbd)

12pm-1pm: BREAK

1pm-4pm: Song, Gretel

Friday, April 17 dress rehearsals: 3pm - 6:30pm

Tenri Cultural Institute

3pm-3:50pm: Younge, Bodyscape

4pm-4:20pm: Haber, New Work (title tbd)

4:30pm-4:50pm: Turning Point pt. 1

5pm-5:50pm: Mahler, Purgatorio & Scherzo (Turning Point pt. 2)

6pm-6:30pm: Song, Gretel

6:30pm-7:30pm: reset for doors

7:30pm: DOORS

Rehearsals for Bodyscape TBD

Thursday, April 16
Oktaven Audio
Recording of Sang Song's Gretel
10am - 3pm

35 Grove St., Mount Vernon, NY 10550 (click for map)

Head Engineer: Ryan Streber

Studio Manager: Jessica Slaven

studio@oktavenaudio.com

646-872-5497

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New York, NY 10024