Music: March 2007 Archives

We plan to attend this tomorrow. Ensemble Pi is a wonderful group of musicians with a social conscience.


Eyal Danieli (detail)


Ensemble Pi Presents

Thoughts About Peace in a Time of War
Second Annual Concert

Friday, March 16, 2007
Judson Peace Church
55 Washington Square South

Admission $15 at the door


John Harbison
Abu Ghraib (2006) for piano and cello

Kristin Norderval
Voices From Iraq (2007)
World Premiere

Frederic Rzewski
Down by the River - from North American Ballads for Piano (1979)

Alice Shields
Mioritza: Requiem for Rachel Corrie
for Trombone and Tape (2004)

Dmitri Shostakovich
Piano Trio No. 2 in E Minor, opus 67

Philip Wharton
3 Sassoon Songs for voice and violin (2007)
World Premiere

Guest Speaker
Anat Biletzki


Richard Burkhart, Cello
Monique Buzzarté, Trombone
Idith Meshulam, Piano
Kristin Norderval, Voice
Philip Wharton, Violin

Funded by the generosity of the Lower Manhattan Cultural Council and Klavierhaus

In a program note for "Abu Ghraib ," Harbison writes that this "piece is not a protest or a moral lesson. These would require little bravery. Instead it seeks music in a moment when words can fail."

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