New Music Series

New Music Series
Monday, Mar. 12, 2012
7:30 PM in Shea Center's
Shea Auditorium

Suggested contribution $5
(Free for students)

William Paterson University
College of Arts & Communication
Department of Music


New Music Series
Peter Jarvis, Director


Soli e Duettini

An evening of solos and duos

The 2011-2012 New Music Series at WPU is dedicated to John Cage in celebration of his centennial.


Canaries  (1966) - Elliott Carter
from Eight Pieces for Four Timpani

Anthony Fabrizio
Coached by John Ferrari

Ballade of the Hunter’s Moon  (2010) - Travis J. Salim
for solo vibraphone

Travis J. Salim
Coached by Payton MacDonald

Composed Improvisation for Snare Drum Alone  (1987) - John Cage

Payton MacDonald

Incises, original version (1994) - Pierre Boulez
for solo piano

Taka Kigawa

Modulations  (1996) - John Beck
for solo timpani

Dominic Michelle
Coached by Payton MacDonald

Breaking Butterflies Upon a Wheel - Patrick Grant
for electric guitar and live electronics

Patrick Grant

Figment V  (2009) - Elliott Carter
for solo marimba

Nicolas Doktor
Coached by Peter Jarvis

Etude, No. 2 "Cordes à vide" (1985) - György Ligeti
for solo piano

Etude, No. 6 "Automne à Varsovie" (1985) - György Ligeti
for solo piano

Taka Kigawa

Rainsticks (1998) - Arthur Kreiger
for vibraphone and electronics

Peter Jarvis