Concert 1 Program

Featuring the San Diego New Music Ensemble and ASU School of Music faculty members Walter Cosand, piano, and Robert Spring, clarinet, this concert will showcase the first complete performance of Le marteau sans maître in Arizona as well as works by Gerard Grisey and Tristan Murail, inspired by Boulez’s aesthetics, and by Anton Webern, who was one of Boulez’s role models.

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PROGRAM:

Anton Webern (1883-1945)
VARIATIONS for piano, op.27 (1936)
Walter Cosand, piano

Walter Cosand
Walter Cosand

Tristan Murail (b.1947)
TELLUR solo guitar (1977)
Colin McAllister, guitar

Colin McAllister
Colin McAllister

Marc-André Dalbavie (1961)
PETITE INTERLUDE for euphonium (1992)
Eric Starr, euphonium

Eric Starr
Eric Starr

————— INTERVAL —————

Pierre Boulez (b.1925)
LE MARTEAU SANS MAITRE (1953, 55)

San Diego New Music Ensemble

Stephanie Aston, solo voice
Simone Mancuso, conductor
Mark Menzies, Viola
Colin McAllister, Guitar
Rachel Beetz, Flute
Dustin Donahue, Jason Ginter, Steve Solook, percussion

Stephanie Aston
Stephanie Aston
Simone Mancuso
Simone Mancuso