Williams College residency April 17-19, 2016

Nunc will be in residence at Williams College, Massaachusetts from April 17-19, 2016. In addition to instrumental masterclasses and composition readings, we will give a public concert on April 18 featuring two works by Williams faculty Ileana Perez Velasquez, including a premiere, and two works by Shulamit Ran, who will be present – “Inscriptions” and her new work “Birkat Haderekh”, which was premiered last summer at the Tanglewood Festival. Also on the program: a piano trio by Jay Schwartz and Three Intermezzi by Tôn Thất Tiết. We will be recording the Perez-Velasquez works during the residency.

Shulamit Ran: “Birkat Haderekh – Blessing for the Road” for clarinet, violin, cello, piano
Shulamit Ran: “Inscriptions” for violin
Jay Schwartz: “Music for Violin, Violoncello and Piano”
Tôn Thất Tiết: “Three Intermezzi” for bassoon, harp, percussion
Ileana Perez Velasquez: “Night Songs” for bassoon, clarinet, harp, piano
Ileana Perez Velasquez:  “Lightning Whelks” *premiere* for violin solo, cello, clarinet, bassoon, piano, percussion, conductor 

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Miranda Cuckson, violin
Chris Gross, cello
Nuno Antunes, clarinet
Adrian Morejon, bassoon
Bill Solomon, percussion
Molly Morkoski, piano
Jacqui Kerrod, harp
Benjamin Grow, conductor

concert webpage