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Concert: Moscow Contemporary Music Ensemble at Garage Library

Quiet, Please: Contemporary Music Concerts at Garage Library
30 January 2020
19:30–21:00

DESCRIPTION

Moscow Contemporary Music Ensemble will present their second program for Quiet, Please—a series of quiet music events at Garage Library.

Continuing the series of experimental music performances at the library, the concert will feature works by Russian and international composers that explore the phenomenon of silence.

Program

Erik Satie—Dmitri Kourliandski, Gnossienne, Vexations for piano ensemble (10 to 15 min)
Alexander Vustin, Distant Light for bass clarinet (7 min)
Valentyn Silvestrov, Four Pieces for piano and orchestra (28 min)
Morton Feldman, Duration II for cello and piano (10 min)
Pavel Karmanov, Second Snow on the Stadium for viola and piano (7 min)
Alexey Syumak, Cl.Air for clarinet (6 min)
Arvo Pärt, Mirror in the Mirror for cello and piano (8 min)
John Cage, Landscape and Fontana Mix for ensemble (10 min)

Musicians

Olga Demina, cello
Mikhail Dubov, piano
Sergei Pospelov, violin
Oleg Tantsov, clarinet

ABOUT THE PARTICIPANTS

Moscow Contemporary Music Ensemble (MCME) is an independent collective of professional musicians—some of the leading Russian performers specializing in contemporary music. Founded in 1990 by Yuri Kasparov with the help of the famous Russian composer Edison Denisov, MCME became the first Russian ensemble to focus on promoting twentieth- and twenty-first-century music and the support of contemporary composers

HOW TO TAKE PART

Free admission with advance registration

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