On-Demand Audio: JACK Quartet's 'Modern Medieval'
Recorded Live at the Metropolitan Museum of Art's Medieval Sculpture Hall
Wednesday, December 19, 2012
On Dec. 16, in the Metropolitan Museum of Art's storied Medieval Sculpture Hall, new-music mainstay JACK Quartet offered "Modern Medieval" – a program fusing original string arrangements of medieval music with quiet, spacious contemporary pieces, including two world premieres from Michael Harrison and Sasha Zamler-Carhart.
Above is the archived audio of the complete performance.
Rorate Caeli (Gregorian chant used during Advent, arr. by Kevin McFarland)
Michael Harrison: Chant (world premiere)
Guillaume Dufay: Moribus et genere (arr. by John Pickford Richards)
Sasha Zamler-Carhart: The St. Francis String Quartets (world premiere)
Rodericus: Angelorum Psalat (arr. by Christopher Otto)
Caleb Burhans: Contritus