New York Composers Circle Salon
Season’s First Salon
Sunday, September 28, 2014
Ellington Room, The Manhattan Plaza
400 West 43rd St., second floor
1. Discussion of Organizational Matters and Reports (Starting at 1 PM)
2. Audition of Works by Members and Guests (2-4:30 PM)
Craig Slon, “Whirligig” for solo piano, MIDI recording (approx. 3 minutes)
Raoul Pleskow (guest), “Imaginary Landscape” for piano four hands, MIDI performance (approx. 12 minutes)
Dana Dimitri Richardson, “Winter Solstice 2” for two also sax, electric guitar, electric bass, marimba and drum set, from a new CD release (approx.. 8 minutes)
Robert Cohen, “Wind” for SATB and piano (approx. 4 minutes)
Kevin McCarter, “Uphill, Gently” for chamber orchestra, MIDI performance (approx.. 8 minutes)
Dary John Mizelle, Piano Sonata XI, composed in memory of Cesar Vuksic (approx. 34 minutes)
Tamara Cashour, “Singapore”, aria for baritone and orchestra, MIDI performance (approx.. 12 minutes).
Any remaining time will be devoted to auditioning works brought to the Salon.
3. Refreshments (4:30-5:00 PM)