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ACO presents Eastern Wind at Carnegie Hall’s Zankel Hall

April 1, 2016 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

ACO-Eastern-Wind-Composers---BANNER

American Composers Orchestra continues its 39th season with a program titled Eastern Wind, bringing five works with Middle Eastern and Indian influence to Carnegie Hall's Zankel Hall. World premieres include Mehmet Ali Sanlikol's "Harabat - The Intoxicated," which uses classical Ottoman composition techniques and features Mehmet singing and playing the Ud; Saad Haddad's "Manarah," combining electronics and traditional performance practices of Arabic musicians; and Reena Esmail's "Avartan," a multimedia work with video by Neeraj Jain. In Matthias Pintscher's "songs from Solomon's garden," the composer reflects on his time spent in Israel as he creates a musical dialogue of the voices in Solomon's Song of Songs. Gity Razaz's The Metamorphosis of Narcissus takes its name and inspiration from Salvador Dali's painting.

Details

Date:
April 1, 2016
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.carnegiehall.org/Calendar/2016/4/1/0730/PM/American-Composers-Orchestra/

Venue

Carnegie Hall’s Zankel Hall
881 Seventh Avenue
New York, NY United States
Phone:
212-247-7800
Website:
http://www.carnegiehall.org/