The New Music Ensemble presents a concert of premieres and recent works by composers from the University of Chicago — Xiaofeng Dong, Benjamin T. Martin, Paul Novak, and Kari Watson — along with music by Luciano Berio and Bernard Rands.
O King for soprano and pierrot quintet – Luciano Berio
Rilke Fragments for tenor and string trio – Kari Watson [US Premiere]
a dance is a kind of wish: concertino for cello and ensemble – Paul Novak
[New Piece] for pierrot sextet - Xiaofeng Dong [premiere]
Impromptu No. 3 for solo piano – Bernard Rands
I Get Along Without You Very Well (Except Sometimes) by Hoagy Carmichael/arr. Benjamin T. Martin for soprano and piano