Episode #3

Listen: Lou Harrison Spotlight at the 2013 Ojai Festival

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Saturday, May 23, 2015

Colin Fowler and Gamelan Sari Raras perform Lou Harrison's 'Concerto for Piano and Javanese Gamelan' (Ojai Music Festival)

The works of iconic West Coast patriarch Lou Harrison were a theme of the 2013 Ojai Music Festival, including his Suite for Symphonic Strings presented by the Mark Morris Dance Group Music Ensemble and the American String Quartet with conductor Joshua Gersen.

Harrison's Fugue for Percussion and Concerto for Piano with Javanese Gamelan closed the 2013 festival, in performances by Red Fish Blue Fish and Gamelan Sari Raras with pianist Colin Fowler, respectively.

Listen to the Suite above and the additional works below. 

Lou Harrison - Fugue for Percussion

Lou Harrison - Concerto for Piano with Javanese Gamelan

This on-demand music is part of a new partnership between Q2 Music and the Ojai Music Festival to share live recordings from the festival dating back to the 2012 season.

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