Felipe Lara: Meditations, Translations, and Calligraphy

  • Americas Society 680 Park Avenue New York, NY, 10065 United States

(via Americas Society)

Music of the Americas presents a portrait concert of Brazilian composer Felipe Lara, whose electroacoustic solos and chamber music span over a decade, featuring musicians from ICE (International Contemporary Ensemble) and JACK Quartet with guest violist Elizabeth Weisser. Lara is currently a fellow at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study at Harvard. 

Program (subject to change)

Archi elastici (2014), viola quintet
JACK Quartet with Elizabeth Weisser, viola

Meditation and Calligraphy (2014)
Claire Chase, solo amplified bass flute

Tran(slate) (2008), String Quartet no. 2
JACK Quartet

Parabolas na Caverna (2013–14)
Claire Chase, solo amplified flute

Modified Attack (2012) MODBSSN (2016) on Metafagote
Levy Lorenzo, improvised amplified joystick

Corde Vocale (2005–2007), String Quartet no. 1
JACK Quartet

Metafagote (2015)
Rebekah Heller, solo amplified bassoon with six pre-recorded bassoons