CNM Concert Season 36

David Gompper, Director

Concerts IV & V




 Lecturers and



Music of the XXI Century

Lectures & Concerts

At the Moscow Tchaikovsky Conservatoire

October 30
November 2, 2001

Music by Composers from the
Moscow Tchaikovsky Conservatoire and the
University of Iowa School of Music

Performed jointly by musicians from:

      Ensemble Studio New Music
      Vladimir Tarnopolski, artistic director,
      Igor Dronov, conductor

      The Center for New Music Ensemble
      David Gompper, director and conductor


Tuesday, October 30, 7:00 pm

Concert I
  Cucumber Music (1969)
D. Martin Jenni
  Movement for five instruments (1991)
Michael Eckert
  Pre-Images, for bassoon and tape (2000)
Lawrence Fritts
  Nuit (1999)
Dimitri Papageorgiou
  Cheating, Lying, Stealing (1993,5)
David Lang
  Alone (2001)
John Allemeier
  Impression-Expression (1990)
Vladimir Tarnopolski
  For Baird: Etudes for Violin and Tape (1994)
Charles Dodge
  Kuta Muela (Old Stick) (2001)
David Gompper

Thursday, November 1, 11.00-5.00 pm
A Conference on Contemporary Music from America
Moscow Tchaikovsky Conservatoire, Conference Room
  11.00 am-12.15 pm Gregory Barnett: " 'Indianist' Composers, Native American Melodies, and the White Imagination of the Early Twentieth Century"
  12.15-13.30 pm David Gompper: "Engaging Native American Music in Contemporary Composition"
  12.30-3.45 pm Lawrence Fritts: "Mappaemundi: A Collaboration in Art, Music, and Mathematics"
  3.45-5.00 pm Michael Eckert: "The Music of Ralph Shapey"

Friday, November 2, 7:00 pm

Concert II
  Moments-Memento-Momentum (2000)
Lewis Spratlan
  Letters without Words (2001)
Alexey Sioumak
  Dead Elvis (1993)
Michael Daugherty
  Yellow Pages (1985)
Michael Torke
  Four Images, op. 23 (1972)
I. The Dawn
II. The Noon
III. The Evening Shadows
IV. In the Moonlight
Roman Ledenev
  The River of Light (1996)
Charles Wuorinen