The programme of this concert explores the music of both George Crumb and his son David Crumb, along with works from composers who were influential to George Crumb such as Franz Schubert and Bela Bartok. It also includes a work of one of George Crumb’s pupils and the Toronto Messiaen Ensemble’s artistic director, Gideon Gee-Bum Kim.
Piano Trio No. 2, D. 929, Second Movement
Six Romanian Dances for clarinet and piano
Improvisations on an English Folk Tune for flute, clarinet, violin, cello and piano
Makrokosmos II for piano No. 7- Tora! Tora! Tora!
Song of Grievous Light for flute and piano
(Gideon Gee-Bum Kim)
Vox Balaenae for three masked players (electric flute, electric cello and electric piano)
Total Performing Duration: 65’
Gideon Gee-Bum Kim, artistic director/conductor
Esther Choi, flute,Peter Pinteric, clarinet
Jihye Joelle Kee, violin, Andrew Ascenzo, cello
Maria Hwa Yeong Jung, piano, Matt Poon, piano (guest performer)
Tickets at the door: $20 / $15 (students)