Joan La Barbara and Tom Chiu - Thursday, March 4, 2010
Presented by the InterArts Series, the Honors College and the Department of Music.
8pm, Fine Arts Recital Hall. $10 general admission; $5 students and seniors. To order tickets in advance using a credit card, order online through MissionTix or call 410-752-8950. Tickets will also be available at the door, cash only.
Composer/performer/vocalist/sound artist Joan La Barbara and violinist/composer Tom Chiu will present a program of contemporary music, including a new work by Linda Dusman, professor of music at UMBC. Their program will feature:
For solo violin:
Giacinto Scelsi (1905-1988): L'ame ailee
Iannis Xenakis (1922-2001): Mikka
Ezequiel Viñao (b. 1960): The Seven Valleys
For solo voice:
Charles Dodge (b. 1942): The Waves (for amplified voice and computer-enhanced sounds and vocal processing)
Joan La Barbara (b. 1947): Circular Song
John Cage (1912-1992): Music for Three (by One) (for amplified voice and two voices on CD)
For voice and violin:
Joan La Barbara (b. 1947): Die Wassergeister (Water Ghosts) (for voice, violin and sonic atmosphere)
Tom Chiu (b. 1971): hello aloha
Linda Dusman (b. 1956): Triptych of Gossips (world premiere)