Poul Ruders and David Starobin
Thursday, March 26, 2009, at 7:30 pm
Scandinavia House, 58 Park Avenue at 38th Street
Scandinavia House and Bridge Records are hosting a birthday concert for Poul Ruders tomorrow night. The program features the world premiere of Pages I-X (2008) performed by guitarist David Starobin, and the US premiere of Serenade on the Shores of the Cosmic Ocean, performed by avant-accordionist Mikko Luoma and the iO String Quartet.
Also on the program are:
Regime (1984), Juilliard Percussion Ensemble
Star Prelude and Love Fugue (1990), Vassily Primakov, piano
New Rochelle Suite (2005), David Starobin, guitar; Daniel Druckman, percussion.
Ruders will be in attendance and will speak about his music and the works on this program. Tickets for the Ruders Birthday Concert are $15, and $10 for American Scandinavian Foundation members. 212-879-9779 for tickets reservations and sales.