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Empyrean Ensemble

Mika Pelo, director
Sunday, February 3, 2019 - 3:00pm

An hour-long program of contemporary chamber music written by European composers over the last two years—

Johannes Kreidler: The Impossibility of Consciously Experiencing the Moment of Falling Asleep [Short Film]

Oscar Bianchi: Semplice for Solo Violin

Isang Yun: Espace I for Cello and Piano

Clara Iannotta: Il colore dell’ombra for Violin, Cello, and Piano

Johannes Kreidler: Fremdarbeit for Flute, Piano, Percussion, Cello, and Narrator

[Pre-concert talk with selected composers at 2:15 pm.]

The Empyrean Ensemble presents engaging, thought-provoking, eclectic programs, enabling audiences to experience new musical sensations delivered with high artistry by its seven extraordinary core players—the finest new music performers in California. Ensemble-in-residence at UC Davis, Empyrean has premiered more than 200 works and performed throughout California, including appearances at many prominent music festivals and concert series.

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Sunday, February 3, 2019 - 3:00pm
Ann E. Pitzer Center

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