Tyshawn Sorey Composer Portrait in NY, March 28

Source: Miller Theatre at Columbia University.

Tyshawn Sorey
Thursday, March 28, 2019, 8pm
Miller Theatre at Columbia University

Tyshawn Sorey is a visionary artist who is erasing the lines of musical preconceptions. The 2017 MacArthur Fellow has a wide-ranging creative practice, embracing the roles of composer, conductor, multi-instrumentalist, scholar, and educator. This Portrait features two new works, written for ensembles with which Sorey has close ties.

Performers

Tyshawn Sorey composer
JACK Quartet
International Contemporary Ensemble (ICE)

Repertoire

Autoschediasms for Creative Chamber Orchestra (2019), world premiere, Miller Theatre commission
…Changes (2018), New York premiere
Violin and Glockenspiel, in Memoriam Muhal Richard Abrams (2018)
Bertha’s Lair (2016)
Ornations (2014)