Friday, May 17, 2013
Akropolis delivers a complete evening of dynamic and accessible reed quintet music on the Detroit Chamber Winds and Strings' last Nightnotes Series concert. The evening will feature the music which put the 5-time national prize winning ensemble on the map.
Reception is at 7:30 pm.
"Forget" by Eli Stine, for reed quintet and pre-recorded tape. This is the culmination of Mr. Stine's intense field work interviewing Alzheimer's and dementia sufferers, whose words will populate the dynamic pre-recorded tape for which Akropolis will provide the music.
A world premiere by acclaimed American composer Paul Dooley.
Additional works to be named.