CALIFORNIA CONTEMPORARY.

Performers:

Ekaterina Kichigina (soprano) 

Moscow Contemporary Music Ensemble:
Ivan Bushuev (flute), Oleg Tantsov (clarinet), Mikhail Dubov (piano), Dmitri Vlasik(percussion), Vladislav Pesin (violin), Oleg Vedernikov (cello)

Program:

Music by professors and students of California's universities

John M.Kennedy
“Lamentations: Hayasdan” for flute and piano

Vera Ivanova 
“Aura” for clarinet solo

Daniel Rothman 
Two pieces for piano solo:
1. Telling the Bees
2. The Nature Poem

Jamie Thierman 
“Dance” for flute, clarinet, violin and piano

Thatchatham Sulsupan
“Kalamasutra” for clarinet, cello and piano

David Lefkowitz
“Snows sing a farewell” for soprano and ensemble on Avrom Sutzkever's poems: 
1. Siberian Spring 
2. Frozen Jews 
3. Stone Mirrors 
4. On My Father’s Yourtsayt