Cantata Profana Performs Works by Sciarrino, Ustvolskaya, Lucier, and Others, January 18 & 19

Source: Cantata Profana.

CANTATA PROFANA presents its most dramatic show to date, a slow burn of intensely transcendental old and new music performed on baroque and modern instruments:

VISIONS OF SILENCE

Featuring rarely heard works by
SALVATORE SCIARRINO
GALINA USTVOLSKAYA
ALVIN LUCIER
ALESSANDRO PICCININI
TARQUINIO MERULA

St. Peter’s Church Chelsea
346 W 20th St, New York, NY 10011

Friday, January 18, 2019 at 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, January 19, 2019 at 8:00 p.m.

PROGRAM DETAILS:

Alvin Lucier – Music for Piano with Amplified Sonorous Vessels
Daniel Schlosberg, piano

Tarquinio Merula – Canzonetta spirituale sopra alla nonna
Alice Teyssier, voice
Arash Noori, lute

Galina Ustvolskaya – Symphony No. 5 “Amen”
Jacob Ashworth, violin
Arthur Sato, oboe
Miki Sasaki, trumpet
John Altieri, tuba
Doug Perry, percussion
Gleb Kanasevich, speaker

Alessandro Piccinini – Toccata Cromatica for solo lute
Arash Noori, lute

Salvatore Sciarrino – Infinito Nero, an Ecstasy in One Act
Alice Teyssier, voice
Julia Glenn, violin
Carrie Frey, viola
Hannah Collins, cello
Jessica Han, flute
Arthur Sato, oboe
Gleb Kanasevich, clarinet
Doug Perry, percussion
Daniel Schlosberg, piano
Jacob Ashworth, conductor