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Frost Flute Ensemble

Politics—Frost Wind Ensemble

Monday, April 23, 2018, 8:00 p.m. Trudy Kane, director The Frost Flute Ensemble presents works for multiple flutes in a variety of styles, featuring Frost performance majors and a selected group of students majoring in other music disciplines.

Frost Electroacoustic Music Ensemble

Tuesday, April 24, 2018, 7:30 p.m. Weeks Center for Recording and Performance, Clarke Recital Hall Juraj Kojs, director This ensemble, composed of undergraduate and graduate students, expands the boundaries of traditional composition and performance working with analog and digital technologies. The program comprises pieces by both established composers in the field and ensemble members. The works will involve everyday objects, music instruments, toys, live electronics, and performance-installation.

Thursday, April 26, 2018, 7:30 p.m. Rafael Padrón, guitar Chee Weng Yim, guest conductor Robert Carnochan, director The Frost Wind Ensemble explores music inspired by American politics, including Warren Benson’s The Leaves are Falling, composed after President Kennedy’s assassination; John Adams’s Short Ride in a Fast Machine and The Chairman Dances, and Jonathan Newman’s Sowing Useful Truths. Frost guitar professor Rafael Padrón premieres Stephen Goss’s Guitar Concerto.

Frost Cello and Viola Ensembles

Tuesday, April 24, 2018, 8:00 p.m. Ross Harbaugh and Jodi Levitz, directors The Frost Cello and Viola Ensembles join forces to present a program of rich and varied string choir music, featuring Frost faculty Ross Harbaugh, Jodi Levitz, and their students.

Connections—Frost Symphonic Winds

Wednesday, April 25, 2018, 7:30 p.m. Steven Moore, conductor Join the Frost Symphonic Winds as they explore compositions that have literary or poetic connections, such as Steven Bryant’s Nothing Gold Can Stay, which references the poem by Robert Frost. Written in 1923, the exquisite Nothing Gold Can Stay won Frost the 1924 Pulitzer Prize for Poetry.

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2017-18 Frost Music Live Brochure  
2017-18 Frost Music Live Brochure  

Enjoy a full listing of concerts in a convenient PDF format. All concerts are current as of August 21, 2017. For updates and additional conc...

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