Ensemble LPR and Fred Sherry: In Memory of Elliott Carter

Live from Le Poisson Rouge January 13, 2013

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Tuesday, January 29, 2013

On Sunday, January 13, 2013, Ensemble LPR honored the late Elliott Carter with a concert featuring selections from throughout the composer's influential career. The program featured several longtime Carter collaborators, including cellist Fred Sherry, clarinetist Charlie Neidich, pianist Ursula Oppens and violinist Rolf Schulte.

Two-time Pultizer Prize winner Elliott Carter passed away November 5th, 2012 at the age of 103, leaving behind one of the most influential bodies of work in 20th and 21st Century classical music.

Program

Con Leggerezza Pensosa - Omaggio a Italo Calvino
Figment
Tempo e Tempi
Duettino
Gra
Fantasy
Quintet for Piano and String Quartet

Peformed by Charlie Neidich, clarinet; Rolf Schulte, violin; Fred Sherry, cello; Tony Arnold, soprano; Steve Taylor, oboe; Ursula Oppens, piano; Michael Nicolas, conductor

Ensemble LPR: Harumi Rhodes, violin; Clara Lee, violin; Mark Holloway, viola; Mihai Marica, cello

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