Bienen Contemporary/Early Vocal Ensemble

Date and Time: 
Sunday, March 5, 2017 - 4:00pm
Mary B. Galvin Recital Hall

Donald Nally, A. J. Keller, and Victor De La Cruz, conductors

The first of several concerts this season celebrating the life and work of Pelle Gudmundsen-Holmgreen, one of the world’s great composers, who died last June. Featuring a variety of vocal combinations, this concert surveys his entire oeuvre, from the whimsical to the profound. The journey will continue April 22 with a joint concert by the Bienen Contemporary/Early Vocal Ensemble and the Contemporary Music Ensemble. 

Program (All music by Pelle Gudmundsen-Holmgreen):

Sound 1
Song 1 of Six Simple Danish Songs
Igen, mvt. III: Tid til
Song 2 of Six Simple Danish Songs
On One Note
Song 3 of Six Simple Danish Songs
Song 4 of Six Simple Danish Songs
Song 5 of Six Simple Danish Songs
Three Stages
Song 6 of Six Simple Danish Songs
Sound 2
Green (to the greenwood we must go, alas)

With excerpts from Jytte Rex’s film, Pelle Gudmundsen-Holmgreen: Music and the Monster

Tickets are $8 for the general public and $5 for students with valid ID.

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