2012-13 Season

American Stories

 Monday, March 25, 2013, 8:00 PM
 
DiMenna Center – Cary Hall
 
450 West 37th Street, New York, NY

Buy Tickets Online:  $10 ($25 at the door)

Program
Black Box Bossa** - Alejandro Rutty
Flowers in the Desert - David Ludwig
Looney Tunes* - Robert Paterson
Concerto for Double Bass and Orchestra* - Sean McClowry
Groundswell - Steven Mackey

*NYC Premiere
**Winner of AME's Seventh Annual Composition Competition, Professional Category (All Ages)
***Bridge Records debut album Groundswell, 
featuring AME and Hsin-Yun Huang, viola

Brief interview with all composers after intermission.
Wine reception to follow...

Artists
Solo Viola, Hsin-Yun Huang
Solo Bass, Sean McClowry
Robin Zeh, violin
Victoria Paterson, violin
Jessica Meyer, viola
Dave Eggar, cello
Laura Bontrager, cello 
Roger Wagner, bass 
Sato Moughalian, flute
Benjamin Fingland, clarinet
Keve Wilson, oboe
Amie Margoles, horn
Jeremy Justeson, saxophone 
Scott Kuney, electric guitar 
Matthew Ward, percussion
Stephen Gosling, piano
Steven Mackey, Robert Paterson and Ena Shin, conductors 

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American Modern Ensemble/CUNY Composers' Alliance/Dance Theater of Harlem: Music in Motion

Tuesday, February 19, 2013, 7:30 PM
Elebash Recital Hall
365 Fifth Avenue @ 34th Street, New York, NY

Free Admission 

Program
Featuring Dance Theatre of Harlem, CUNY Dance Department, and the music of CUNY Graduate students: Sarah Curzi, Patricia Giannattasio, Jonathan Howard Katz, Hyun-Kyung Lee, Austin Shadduck, Haralabos Stafylakis, and Jaeseong You.

AME is the ensemble-in-residence at the CUNY Graduate Center.

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AME & Talujon: The End Of The World

Friday, December 21st, 2012, 8:00 PM
DiMenna Center - Cary Hall
450 West 37th Street, New York, NY


Program
Hard Square - Daniel Iglesia
Glockenliebe* - Hannah Lash
Four to One*** - Eric Nathan
Stealing Thunder** - Robert Paterson
Contra Mortem et Tempus
 - George Rochberg
Slow Wave - Daniel Wohl

*World Premiere / **NYC Premiere
***Winner of Sixth Annual Composition Competition, Emerging Category (Ages 18-35)

Brief interview with selected composers after intermission.
Wine served before, during and after the end of the world.

Artists
 
Sato Moughalian, flute
Benjamin Fingland, clarinet
Victoria Paterson, violin 
Robin Zeh, violin
Jessica Meyer, viola
Robert Burkhart, cello
Sean McClowry, double bass
Blair McMillen, piano
David Cossin, percussion
Matthew Gold, percussion
Michael Lipsey, percussion
Robert Paterson, percussion
Bill Solomon, percussion (special guest)
Matt Ward, percussion

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Modern Marimba

Wednesday, November 14, 2012, 8:00 PM
Rubin Museum of Art
150 W 17th St, New York, NY 

Double album release concert celebrating the release of Makoto Nakura's Wood and Forest and Robert Paterson's Six Mallet Marimba.

Program
Arbor una nobilis
 - Jacob Bancks
Winik/Te'
 - Carlos Sanchez-Gutierrez
Braids
 - Robert Paterson
Duo for Flute and Marimba
 - Robert Paterson
Forest Shadows - Robert Paterson
Komodo - Robert Paterson
Mandala* - Robert Paterson 
Stillness** - Robert Paterson

*World Premiere / **NYC Premiere

Brief interview with Makoto Nakura and Robert Paterson after intermission.
Wine reception to follow...

Artists
Makoto Nakura, marimba
Robert Paterson, marimba 
Jesse Mills, violin
Victoria Paterson, violin
Sato Moughalian, flute
Keve Wilson, oboe

This concert is made possible, in part, with support from the Jarvis & Constance Doctorow Family Foundation.
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