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International Contemporary Ensemble [CONCERT]

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Coolidge Auditorium, Library of Congress

Thomas Jefferson Building

10 First Street SE

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International Contemporary Ensemble

with Suzanne Farrin, ondes Martenot

ABOUT THIS CONCERT
The International Contemporary Ensemble returns to the Library with a concert of new and recent works by vibrant composers on the scene, including Thorvaldsdottir, Fure and Farrin, whose new commission from the Library and ICE will receive its regional premiere. Farrin is also an accomplished ondist, and she will perform alongside the musicians of ICE in several works featuring the ondes Martenota fantastic early electronic cousin of the Thereminincluding her own new work and a work for ondes Martenot and piano by Olivier Messiaen, put together posthumously by his widow Yvonne Loriod. The program finishes with Gubaidulina’s classic ensemble work from 1971, Concordanza.



Pre-Concert
Conversation with the Artists
Whittall Pavilion, 6:30 pm



PROGRAM

ANNA THORVALDSDOTTIR
Sequences

SUZANNE FARRIN
New Work (Co-Commissioned by The Library of Congress and ICE)
Hypersea

ASHLEY FURE
Something to Hunt

OLIVIER MESSIAEN/YVONNE LORIOD
Feuillets inédits

SOFIA GUBAIDULINA
Concordanza



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