In the final concert of the season, the Grossman Ensemble presents four world premiere works by acclaimed soprano Kate Soper, a Pulitzer Prize finalist whose works have been commissioned by the Los Angeles Philharmonic, the American Composers Orchestra, Carnegie Hall, Tanglewood Music Center; Steve Lehman, whose most recent album was called the #1 Jazz Album of the year by NPR Music and the Los Angeles Times, UChicago composer Joungbum Lee, and David Dzubay, Professor of Music, Chair of the Composition Department, and director of the New Music Ensemble at the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music in Bloomington, who will also conduct the concert.
Open rehearsal: Saturday, May 11
This is the world premiere of each work on the program.
Joungbum Lee - condensed serenity
Steve Lehman - La Vida Es Sueño
Kate Soper - Missing Scenes: Lost Greek Tragedies
David Dzubay - PHO
Read the full program book.
Presented by the Chicago Center for Contemporary Composition and UChicago Presents.