The Augustine Foundation awarded Red Cedar Chamber Music a $15,000 grant for programming Red Cedar's Music and Magic project and to partially fund the commission of new music for flute, violin, guitar and cello by composers Michael Kimber, Stephen Cohn and Philip Wharton. The project premieres in April, 2016.
The Walker Art Center, in collaboration with Asia Society and Duke Performances, will present a new cycle of compositions focused on creating a hybrid of jazz and Carnatic (South Indian) music by Rez Abbasi’s Invocation (Rez Abbasi, Rudresh Mahanthappa, Vijay Iyer, Johannes Weidenmueller, Dan Weiss, and Kiran Ahluwalia) in Feb 2016.
The Taylor Ho Bynum 7-tette will present workshops and public concerts at KCH during our 19th Annual Edgefest, Oct. 21-24. Supported by CMA's Presenter Consortium for Jazz and the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation.