Donald Nally, A. J. Keller, and Victor De La Cruz, conductors
The first of several concerts this season celebrating the life and work of Pelle Gudmundsen-Holmgreen, one of the world’s great composers, who died last June. Featuring a variety of vocal combinations, this concert surveys his entire oeuvre, from the whimsical to the profound. The journey will continue April 22 with a joint concert by the Bienen Contemporary/Early Vocal Ensemble and the Contemporary Music Ensemble.
Program (All music by Pelle Gudmundsen-Holmgreen):
Song 1 of Six Simple Danish Songs
Igen, mvt. III: Tid til
Song 2 of Six Simple Danish Songs
On One Note
Song 3 of Six Simple Danish Songs
Song 4 of Six Simple Danish Songs
Song 5 of Six Simple Danish Songs
Song 6 of Six Simple Danish Songs
Green (to the greenwood we must go, alas)
With excerpts from Jytte Rex’s film, Pelle Gudmundsen-Holmgreen: Music and the Monster
Tickets are $8 for the general public and $5 for students with valid ID.