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APRIL 21, 2015   7:30pm

St. Peter’s Church 619 Lexington Ave. at 54th St., NYC

Richard Brooks, Into the Twilight for flute, violin, viola, bassoon, and piano
Peri Mauer, Journey for oboe
Max Giteck Duykers, Dark Body for flute, violin, cello, and piano
Susan J. Fischer, Intermezzo for oboe, violin, cello, and piano
Orlando Legname, Vortici D’etere for flute, clarinet, violin, cello, and piano
Eugene Marlow, Trois Chansons Pour une Poetesse for flute and alto flute
Gayther Myers, The Workday for flute, oboe, clarinet, horn, and piano
David Picton, Turning Leaves for Sandy for oboe and guitar

Performers include Margaret Lancaster and Roberta Michel, flute; Christa Van Alstine, clarinet; Christa Robinson, Keve Wilson, and Virginia Chang Chien, oboe; Nanci Belmont, bassoon; Matt Marks, horn; Esther Noh, violin; Hannah Levinson, viola; John Popham, cello; Oren Fader, guitar; Stephen Gosling, piano; and Tamara Cashour, conductor.

$20 suggested donation payable at the door; students FREE

For more information, call 212-787-8309

All NYCC concerts are ADA- accessible.


The New York Composers Circle is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt artistic and educational organization dedicated to new music — its creation, its performance, and the development of new audiences. Its members and supporters are composers, performers, and music lovers. Its activities include concerts of new music (currently six each season), monthly salons at which composers play and discuss new works and works in progress for fellow members and guests and hear talks by various members of the new-music community, an annual competition open only to nonmembers, and a program of outreach concerts designed to benefit the broader community and to attract new concert audiences. 


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DiMenna Center for Classical Music, Benzaquen Hall
450 West 37th St., NYC
October 24, 2014
7:30 PM

Jacob Goodman, Six Intermezzi
Craig Ketter, piano

Peri Mauer, Morning, Night & Noon
Vasko Dukovski and Ismail Lumanovski, clarinets

Nailah Nombeko, Three Preludes
Craig Ketter, piano

Kevin McCarter, Summer Souvenirs
Kevin McCarter, piano


Max Giteck Duykers, Theia
Christa Van Alstine, bass clarinet

Emiko Hayashi, Two Piano Pieces
Martha Locker, piano

Hubert Howe, Pentachordal Etudes #4 and 5
Jonathan Howe, piano

Raoul Pleskow, Four Piano Pieces

Suggested donation: $20; students free admission

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Peri Mauer NUDIBRANCH FRIDAY, for violin & cello [2012]
Amanda Lo, violin
Zsaz Rutkowski, cello

Saturday, June 8, 2013
7:30 PM
Symphony Space Thalia
2537 Broadway at 95 St., NYC

NUDIBRANCH FRIDAY is in 7 continuous sections, each named after a species of nudibranch.

Nembrotha kubaryana
Clown nudibranch
Nembrotha christata
Chromodoris willani
Nembrotha chamberlaini
Pteraeolidia ianthina

The piece was originally inspired by the Facebook postings of composer Randy Woolf, whose pictures of the unique shell-less marine mollusks are enthusiastically celebrated on his Facebook page every Friday.

Complete Concert Program:
Madelyn Byrne In a Winter Landscape, for flute
Robert S. Cohen Dream Journals for Brass Quintet
Memrie Innerarity Songs on Two Poems by Nina Cassian
Peri Mauer Nudibranch Friday, for violin and cello
Scott D. Miller Phrenology: The Proper Study of Man, for amplified violin, tenor sax, trombone, and percussion
David Picton Ocean Waves, for brass quintet, double bass, & drum set
Kala Pierson Cumulus Flow, for cello and piano
Dana Richardson Kyrie, for alto voice and piano
Jesse Diener-Bennett Ninth for Two, for flute and violin

Admission: $20, Symphony Space Members $12; Students, NYCC Members FREE








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