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The Legacy of George Crumb: Angels and Stars

The Contemporary Directions Ensemble

Hankinson Rehearsal Hall

The Legacy of George Crumb: Angels and Stars

The University Philharmonia Orchestra and Contemporary Directions Ensemble are honored to present a two concert tribute to the iconic American composer and U-M alumnus George Crumb, who passed away in February. Both concerts will include the premiere of a new short film by SMTD videographers Chris Boyes and Mathew Pimental, celebrating George Crumb’s life and legacy.

Program

BARTOK, Mikrokosmos Vol. 6, Nos. 148 & 149

FINNEY, Fiddle-doodle-ad: Eight American folk tunes

BARTOK, Mikrokosmos Vol. 6, Nos. 140 & 141

GOLIJOV, Lullaby and Doina

BARTOK, Mikrokosmos Vol. 6, Nos. 142 & 143

CRUMB, Black Angels

BARTOK, Mikrokosmos Vol. 6, Nos. 152 & 153

Gabriela SMITH, Maré BARTOK, Mikrokosmos Vol. 6, Nos. 146 & 147

CRUMB, Makrokosmos III: Music for a Summer Evening