Vicki Ray : January 31, 2017, REDCAT
David Langspring and greene, World Premiere
Michael GordonDesbrosses Street, World Premiere
Julia WolfeEast Broadway, World Premiere of new version
Dylan MattinglyDreams and False Alarms (for two pianos tuned a quarter tone apart) with pianist Aron Kallay, World Premiere
Brad LubmanTangents (for two pianos and two percussion) with Joanne Pearce Martin, Nick Terry and Ken McGrath
Erik GriswoldA Wolfe in the Mangroves (Concerto for Prepared Piano and Percussion) with the Los Angeles Percussion Quartet
Piano Spheres’ programs are made possible in part by a grant from the City of Los Angeles, Department of Cultural Affairs and by the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors through the Los Angeles County Arts Commission. Programs are also made possible, in part, by grants from the Colburn Foundation; Ann and Gordon Getty Foundation; New Music USA; The Aaron Copland Fund for Music and the National Endowment for the Arts.
The NEA’s Art Works grant supports the creation of art that meets the highest standards of excellence: public engagement with diverse and excellent art, lifelong learning in the arts, and enhancing the livability of communities through the arts. The National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) is an independent federal agency that funds and promotes artistic excellence, creativity, and innovation for the benefit of individuals and communities.