Tuesday, October 1, 7:30 pm
Raven Chacon is a composer of chamber music, a performer of experimental noise music, and an installation artist from Fort Defiance, Navajo Nation. He performs regularly as a solo artist as well as with numerous ensembles throughout the world. This concert features his chamber works, including “Quiver”for solo cello, “Double Weavings” for string quartet, “Asdzáá Nadleehé / Yoolgai Asdzáá” for two sopranos and piano, and “Journey of the Horizontal People ” for string quartet. The featured performers include Solveig Olsen, soprano; Jennifer DeDominici, mezzo-soprano; Susan Grace, piano; Jane Chan, cello; and the Veronika String Quartet. The concert is sponsored by the NEH Professorship and the Music Department, and is linked to the Oct. 2 symposium titled “Music, Modernity, and Native Peoples.” This event is free and open to the public.
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