QAFormal1011Women’s Work will present the second concert of its 2013 series, featuring Quintet of the Americas woodwind ensemble, Tuesday, April 116 – 7:30 PM on the main stage of The Players Theatre, 115 MacDougal Street in Manhattan. The evening will be hosted by series curator Beth Anderson.

Concert repertoire will be Kate Neal’s Paper Scissors Dog with video, Julia Wolfe’s On Seven-Star Shoes, Laura Kaminsky’s Cadenza Variations for Woodwind Quintet, Barbara Harbach’s Freeing the Caged Bird, Magda Santos’ Chorando em Sao Paulo and Beata Moon’s Wind Quintet. Visit the Quintet at

The three-concert series, with works chosen by the presenting performers, will explore small ensemble chamber music by prominent contemporary women composers from the Americas, Asia and Europe. The final 2013 concert will be Canta Libre Chamber Ensemble on May 21.

Women’s Work produces an annual series of concerts of women’s music and educates the public about theirWomensWorkLogo2013 accomplishments. Many of the composers presented speak at the concerts. Visit series host Beth Anderson at Funding for Women’s Work 2013 comes through the generosity of many individual supporters.

Admission to the April 16 concert is $20 general, $10 for students and seniors. For tickets, call 866-811-4111 or visit Tickets will also be available at the door starting at 6:30 PM. For more information about this concert and the series, contact Women’s Work at 516-586-3433 or visit their Fractured Atlas page at Programs are subject to change.

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