Monday, August 23, 2010

Mark your calendars for September 17th!

Dear Readers,

I am happy to announce TWO concerts of contemporary music happening on Friday, September 17th. They overlap slightly, but there is a good chance you can make it to both. I strongly urge you to support contemporary music in Atlanta by attending at least one of these concerts.

Concert 1:
Atlanta/Nürnberg: Sister Cities in Concert
Featuring Bent Frequency
Friday, September 17, 2010 - 7:30 PM

This concert of Nürnberg and Atlanta-based composers will include works by Vivienne Olive and Dieter Buwen (Nürnberg) and Tim Jansa, Nick Demos and Robert Scott Thompson (GSU, Atlanta). Sponsored by the Center for Collaborative and International Arts (CENCIA), which brings together creative writers, visual arts, composers, musicians, actors and playwrights, filmmakers and scholars engaged in arts-related research at Georgia State.

Venue: Rialto Center for the Arts
Cost: FREE

Concert 2:
Cerberus Percussion Group + Darren Nelsen
Friday, September 17, 2010 - 9:00 PM

Cerberus Percussion Group (Drew Dolan, Caleb Herron, Brandon Dodge - joined by Adam Scott Neal, keyboards) is performing at Kavarna. The program will include:

Adam Scott Neal - Pachamama (premiere)
Frederic Rzewski - Les Moutons de Panurge
Louis Andriessen - Workers Union
Mark Applebaum - Catfish

And more!

Composer-guitarist Darren Nelsen will be opening.
Venue: Kavarna
Cost: FREE

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