Serving the San Francisco Bay Area New Music Community

Sat, Nov 17 2018 8:00 PM


The Mills College Music Department and the Center for Contemporary Music present Mills Music Now 2018-2019

MILLS PERFORMING GROUP

Saturday, November 17, 2018
8:00pm
Littlefield Concert Hall

The Mills Performing Group plays music by Meredith Monk, Morton Feldman, Robert Ashley, Maggi Payne, Wendy Reid, and Steed Cowart. Founded in 1963 by composers Darius Milhaud, Luciano Berio, and Morton Subotnick, the group features Mills music faculty, advanced Mills students, and guest professionals presenting a broad range of music repertoire along with new or unusual works.

Admission:
$15 general, $10 seniors and students
Buy tickets at the door, or online at:
https://www.boxofficetickets.com/bot/wa/event?id=330943

For detailed information, please visit the Music Now webpage:
http://musicnow.mills.edu

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Wheelchair accessible
Free parking on campus

Mills College
Music Department
5000 MacArthur Blvd
Oakland, CA 94613

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Maggi Payne:
Rain
Emily Cardwell: voice/flute, Jiwon Choi: cello, Naomi Clay-Harrison: saxophone,
Tony Gennaro: percussion, Eric Glick Rieman: melodica, Lee Hodel: bass,
John Ivers: clarinet, Maggi Payne: flute, Matthew Robidoux: guitar,
Mitch Stahlmann: flute, Jess Tambellini: trumpet, Maia Ziaee: piano

Meredith Monk:
Ellis Island
Parlour Games
Belle Bulwinkle and Nalini Ghuman, pianos

Wendy Reid:
Tree Piece #65 “Lulu Variations 3”
Emily Cardwell: voice/flute, Jiwon Choi: cello, Naomi Clay-Harrison: saxophone,
Tony Gennaro: percussion, Eric Glick Rieman: melodica, Lee Hodel: bass,
John Ivers: clarinet, Wendy Reid: violin, Matthew Robidoux: guitar,
Mitch Stahlmann: flute, Jess Tambellini: trumpet, Maia Ziaee: piano

Steed Cowart:
Music for Three Bongos (2017)
I. Brisk
II. Dirge
III. Son Cubano (with a nod to James Tenney)
Imogen Teasley-Vlautin, Antonio Gennaro, Tim Russell: bongos

Morton Feldman:
I Met Heine on the Rue Fürstenberg (1971)
Hrabba Atladottir: violin, Brett Carson: piano, Steed Cowart: conductor,
Anne Hege: voice, Sophie Huet: clarinet/bass clarinet, Crystal Pascucci: cello,
Laurie Seibold: flute/piccolo, William Winant: percussion

Robert Ashley:
Outcome Inevitable (1991)
Hrabba Atladottir: violin, Brett Carson: piano, Steed Cowart: conductor,
Anne Hege: voice, Sophie Huet: clarinet/bass clarinet, Stephanie Neumann: alto saxophone, Crystal Pascucci: cello,
Ellen Ruth Rose: viola, Laurie Seibold: flute/piccolo, Andy Strain: trombone,
William Winant: percussion, Kristin Zoernig: contrabass

Cost: $15 general, $10 seniors and students