An Evening with Angélica Negrón in NY

Source: BAE.

General Admission: Starting at $22
Saturday, March 14th, 8:00 pm
Pregones/PRTT, 575 Walton Avenue, Bronx, NY 10451

Groundbreaking composer Angélica Negrón joins Bronx Arts Ensemble’s string quartet for all-new arrangements of her work for strings and live electronics. The evening will include a full cross-section of her compositions, from the live electronic set, to the pieces for strings, to her body of work for piano, including a piece written for Emily Manzo and performed by Emily Manzo. Also featuring works that have inspired her, from Ginastera to Stravinsky.

Performers:
Angélica Negrón, composer and live electronics
Emily Manzo, piano

Jorge Ávila, violin
Evelyn Petcher, violin
Sally Shumway, viola
Eliana Mendoza, cello

Program:

“Sueño recurrente No. 1: veo carros fantasmas” for solo piano by Angélica Negrón
“In a Landscape” for solo piano by John Cage

“Tres insultos para dos violines” by Angélica Negrón
“Three Pieces for String Quartet” by Igor Stravinsky
String Quartet No. 1, Movement No. 1 by Alberto Ginastera
“Triste Silencio Programático” for string quartet by Angélica Negrón

~ Intermission ~

“the place we are” for keyboard and electronics by Angélica Negrón *written for Emily Manzo*
“The Peculiar Purple Pie-man of Porcupine Peak” for piano and pre-recorded electronics by Angélica Negrón
“La intervención” for solo piano by Angélica Negrón

“Bubblegum grass/peppermint field” for string quartet & pre-recorded electronics by Angélica Negrón
“Summa” by Arvo Pärt

“Sembrar” with the full ensemble and Negrón on voice and live electronics