Density 2036: part vi (2019)
Olga Neuwirth: Magic Flu-idity (2018) for flute and typewriter
Pamela Z: Louder, Warmer, Denser (2018-19) for flute and fixed media
Phyllis Chen: Blood Beat (2019) for flute, fixed media and live heartbeat
Sarah Hennies: Reservoir 2: Intrusion (2018-19) for flute and five or more voices
Tyshawn Sorey: Bertha’s Lair (2016, rev. 2018-19) for flutes and drums
Edgard Varese: Density 21.5 (1936)
For the sixth year of Density 2036, her 23-year project to commission an entirely new body of repertory for solo flute each year until the 100th anniversary of Edgard Varèse’s groundbreaking 1936 flute solo, Density 21.5, Claire Chase premieres new works by Olga Neuwirth, Phyllis Chen, Pamela Z, and Sarah Hennies, featuring Constellation Chor. She will also be joined by instrumentalist and composer Tyshawn Sorey for a reprise of their collaboration from Density, part iv.
March 1–2, 8pm. $25 General / $20 Members.