STS 2015 - Ofrenes

Wednesday, February 4, 2015
Event Title: STS 2015 - Ofrenes
  • Region: Atlantic
  • Venue / Location: Festival Theatre, Wolfville, NS
  • Time: 7:00pm
  • Price: $$20 adults / $10 seniors / free for students with valid I.D.
  • Genre: Strings (bowed)
  • External Link: Acadia New Music Society
Description:

The Blue Engine String Quartet and Jeffrey Zeigler present the world premiere of Peter-Anthony Togni’s “Ofrenes” for solo cello and string quartet, plus works by Derek Charke, Anthony Genge, and Marjan Mozetich.

Programme:

Anthony Genge / String Quartet No. 1
1. Calmly
2. Fast and Urgent
3. Slowly and Freely
4. Faster

Peter-Anthony Togni / Ofrenes (World Premiere)
with Jeffrey Zeigler, cello

Marjan Mozetich / String Quartet No. 2
Episode 1: Energetic
Episode 2: Tragic
Episode 3:"Elegy to Lost Friends"
Episode 4: Fast and Lively

Derek Charke / Sepia Fragments

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Blue Engine String Quartet
Jennifer Jones, violin 1
Anne Simons, violin 2
Susan Sayle, viola,
Hilary Brown, cello

The Acadia New Music Society (ANMS) is proud to present its 8th annual new music festival. Featuring: Jeffrey Zeigler, a world-class artist from New York City and former cellist of the Kronos Quartet. The Blue Engine String Quartet, Nova Scotia’s premiere quartet and members of Symphony Nova Scotia. NBG Ensemble, our resident festival Pierrot-style group. The Acadia Wind Ensemble and Symphony Orchestra, Acadia teaching faculty, and regional performers and composers.

The Acadia New Music Society acknowledges our funding partners: Arts Nova Scotia, The Canada Council for the Arts, The SOCAN Foundation, The Municipality of the County of Kings, and Acadia University.