Momenta Festival V: Fifteen Years of Momenta- A Retrospective

Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Ticket Information

Tickets are free. Reservations are encourage and can be made online at https://www.as-coa.org/events/momenta-festival-v-fifteen-years-momenta-retrospective

Time
7:00 PM
Presented By
Momenta Quartet and Americas Society
Event Type
Performances
Genre
Classical/Contemporary
Event Contact
Gail Wein, press contact
Description

Fifteen Years of Momenta: A Retrospective – curated by Stephanie Griffin 

Stephanie Griffin

Guest artists: baritone Nathaniel Sullivan, conductor David Bloom

Momenta Festival V opens with a celebration of Momenta’s 15th anniversary with selected milestones from their unique and eclectic personal repertoire along with world premieres by Matthew Greenbaum and the Chamber Music America commission of Alvin Singleton. The Momenta Quartet is joined by baritone Nathaniel Sullivan.

Program:
Mario Davidovsky: String Trio
Julian Carrillo: String Quartet no. 10
Alvin SingletonHallelujah Anyhow CMA Commission WORLD PREMIERE
Matthew GreenbaumCrossing Brooklyn Ferry for baritone and string quartet WORLD PREMIERE, text by Walt Whitman

Tuesday, October 15 at 7:00 pm
Americas Society 680 Park Ave., NYC
Free admission


Ensemble Name
Momenta Quartet
Musicians
Emilie-Anne Gendron, Alex Shiozaki, Stephanie Griffin, Michael Haas
Speakers / Participants
Michael Haas
Composers
Alvin Singleton, Matthew Greenbaum
Program

Mario Davidovsky: String Trio
Julian Carrillo: String Quartet no. 10
Alvin SingletonHallelujah Anyhow CMA Commission WORLD PREMIERE
Matthew GreenbaumCrossing Brooklyn Ferry for baritone and string quartet WORLD PREMIERE, text by Walt Whitman


Venue
Americas Society
Location
680 Park Ave.
New York, NY