Episode #13

Listen: New Music New Haven Features Composer Andrew Ford

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Thursday, August 13, 2015

Australian composer Andrew Ford Australian composer Andrew Ford (Courtesy of the Festival)

On Oct. 2, 2014, New Music New Haven continued its 2013-2014 season with music by student composers – Daniel Schlosberg, Benjamin Wallace, Reena Esmail and Nicholas DiBerardino – and by featured guest composer Andrew Ford.

This program included two compositions by composer Andrew Ford for small chamber ensembles: On Winter's Traces and The Scattering of Light. On Winter's Traces draws from musical material from Ford's first symphony, and The Scattering of Light was written for the centenary of the University of Queensland.

Listen to the individual pieces below.

Daniel Schlosberg - ladies and

Benjamin Wallace - And Stanley Pressed a Button

Reena Esmail - Anjuman Songs: II. Gul-e dodi

Nicholas DiBerardino - world without end

Andrew Ford - On Winter's Traces

Andrew Ford - The Scattering of Light

Q2 Music and the Yale School of Music are partnering to bring you on-demand streaming audio of the university's exciting New Music New Haven concert series, which showcases student-composers alongside the School's deep bench of faculty composers.

Recorded by Eugene Kimball for New Music New Haven.

 

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