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Music by Spanish Composers

flores chaviano

flores chaviano

08/30/90

Florida Int’l Univ. Auditorium
Music by Spanish Composers
Guest Artist: Flores Chaviano, guitar

Tres Toques *, Francisco Cuenca (SPN)

Blues Gitano**, Jose Maria Garcia Laborda (SPN)

Galvanismes 2 Ph**, Francisco Otero (SPN)

Tems de 1873**, Javier Darias (SPN)

Temples**, Jesus Villa Rojo (SPN)

Paisaje Grana**, Tomás Marco (SPN)

Algo Para Guitarra**, Carlos Cruz de Castro (SPN)

Homenaje A Villalobos**, Flores Chaviano (CUB/SPN)

statistics: 1 world premieres, 7 us premieres, 1 hispanic composers

Music of the Americas

lisa lacross, flute

lisa lacross, flute

03/22/90

Colony Theater
Music of the Americas

Density 21.5, Edgar Varese
Lisa LaCross, flute

Nocturno En Una Noche Perdida***, William Ortiz
Leslie Gerbasi, clarinet

Violin Solo from Einstein on the Beach, Philip Glass
Alfredo Triff, violin

Broken Obelisk***, Daniel Adams
Lisa LaCross, flute; Leslie Gerbasi, clarinet

Mix2* for flute & tape, Fred Glesser
Lisa LaCross, flute

statistics: 1 world premiere, 2 florida premieres, 2 florida composers, 2 us composers, 1 hispanic composers

Percussion and Electronics

gustavo matamoros

gustavo matamoros

03/16/90

Art & Culture Center, Hollywood
Percussion and Electronics

Etude #3 (pno & tape), Steven Smith
Steven Smith, piano

Etude #4 (vib. & tape), Steven Smith
Steven Smith, vibraphone

Music for Nada with Live Performers*, Orlando Jacinto Garcia
FIU New Music Ensemble

In Memory Of Gentle Giant, Gustavo Matamoros
Gustavo Matamoros, tape & live electronics

statistics: 1 world premiere, 4 florida composers, 2 hispanic composers

Int’l Composers Concert

armando rodriguez

armando rodriguez

02/25/90

Art & Culture Center, Hollywood
Int’l Composers Concert

Five Pieces For Piano, Op 23, Arnold Schoenberg
Bonny Miller, piano

Assis Blues, Stuart Smith
Miguel Salvador, piano

Configurations*, Armando Rodriguez
Miguel Salvador, piano

Three Songs, Op. 25, Anton Webern
Susan Boardman, soprano; Bonny Miller, piano

Synchronisms #6*** (pno & tape), Mario Davidovsky
Bonny Miller, piano

statistics: 1 world premiere, 1 florida premiere, 1 florida composer, 2 us composers, 2 hispanic composers

Int’l Composers Concert

mario davidovski

mario davidovsky

02/24/90

M-D Main Public Library
Int’l Composers Concert

Five Pieces For Piano, Op 23, Arnold Schoenberg
Bonny Miller, piano

Assis Blues, Stuart Smith
Miguel Salvador, piano

Configurations*, Armando Rodriguez
Miguel Salvador, piano

Three Songs, Op. 25, Anton Webern
Susan Boardman, soprano; Bonny Miller, piano

Synchronisms #6*** (pno & tape), Mario Davidovsky
Bonny Miller, piano

statistics: 1 world premiere, 1 florida premiere, 1 florida composer, 2 us composers, 2 hispanic composers

Music of the Americas

young henry cowell

young henry cowell

01/28/90

Art & Culture Center, Hollywood
Music of the Americas I

Some Sonatas & Interludes, John Cage
Bonny Miller, prepared piano

Trasformations #3, Max Lifchitz
Steven Smith, marimba

Patoiz*, Gustavo Matamoroswith text by Bob Gregory
Bob Gregory, voice; Gustavo Matamoros, electronics

The Banshee, Henry Cowell
Bonny Miller, piano

tone cluster

tone cluster

Chopel Perilous (perc & tape), Bruce Hamilton
Steven Smith, snares

Synergy, Earle Brown
FIU New Music Ensemble

statistics: 1 world premieres, 2 florida composers, 5 us composers, 2 hispanic composers

Music of the Americas

bruce hamilton

bruce hamilton

01/26/90

Lowe Art Museum
Music of the Americas

Some Sonatas & Interludes, John Cage
Bonny Miller, prepared piano

Trasformations #3, Max Lifchitz
Steven Smith, marimba

Patoiz*, Gustavo Matamoroswith text by Bob Gregory
Bob Gregory, voice; Gustavo Matamoros, electronics

The Banshee, Henry Cowell
Bonny Miller, piano

Chopel Perilous (perc & tape), Bruce Hamilton
Steven Smith, snares

Synergy, Earle Brown
FIU New Music Ensemble

statistics: 1 world premieres, 2 florida composers, 5 us composers, 2 hispanic composers

Guest Artist Series:
Carlos Molina, guitar

carlos molina

carlos molina

12/02/89

The Strand, Miami Beach
Music by Cuban Composers
Guest Artist Series: Carlos Molina, guitar

Six Variations on a Theme of Luys Milan, Joaquin Nin-Culmell

Cantos Yoruba, Hector Angulo

Sonata, José Ardevol

Asymmetrical Shadows*, Orlando J. García

Studies for Guitar***, Armando Rodríguez

Variations on the Yenyere***, Flores Chaviano

Three Selected Works, Leo Brouwer

statistics: 1 world premiere, 2 florida premieres, 2 florida composers, 7 hispanic composers

Guest Artist Series:
Max Lifchitz, piano

max lifchitz

max lifchitz

11/12/89

Art & Culture Center, Hollywood
US and Latin American Composers
Guest Artist: Max Lifchitz, piano

Dreams, John Cage

Five Preludes***, Daniel Kessner

Homenagem, Aurelio De La Vega

Jazz: ca. 1953***, Dorrance Stalvey

Implications, Max Lifchitz

Danza de la Peña Negra***, Benjamín Gutierrez

Preludio y Fuga for the Left Hand***, Manuel Ponce

Toccata***, Alicia Terzian

Berceuse, Carlos Chávez

Malambo, Alberto Ginastera

statistics: 5 florida premieres, 5 us composers, 1 woman composer; 7 hispanic composers

American Music Week Concert

roque cordero

roque cordero

11/09/89

M-D Main Public Library
American Music Week Concert
Hispanic Composers Series
Guest Artist: Max Lifchitz, piano

Sonata, Roque Cordero

Página en Blanco y Staccato***, William Ortiz

Maxienia***, Manuel Enriquez

Tres Estudios Sobre el Silencio***, Germán Cáceres

Memories of Ives, Armando Rodríguez

September 1987***, Orlando Jacinto García

Implications***, Max Lifchitz

statistics: 5 florida premieres, 2 florida composers, 2 us composers, 7 hispanic composers

Emerging Composers:
Steven Smith & Edward Ruchalski

Edward Ruchalski

Edward Ruchalski

04/15/89

Lowe Art Museum
Emerging Composers: Steven Smith & Edward Ruchalski

In Other Shadows (Ceilya)*, Edward Ruchalski
Edward Ruchalski, electronics

String Quartet #2*, Edward Ruchalski
Thomas Moore, violin; Alfredo Triff, violin;
Pamela M.- Adelstein, viola; Eugene Eicher, cello

Two Etudes*, Steven Smith
Steven Smith, percussion & electronics

Polyphonies*, Steven Smith
Steven Smith, percussion & electronics

statistics: 4 world premieres, 2 florida composers

Guest Artist Series:
Paul Hoffman, piano

György Ligeti

György Ligeti

03/30/89

Florida Int’l Univ. Auditorium
Guest Artist Series: Paul Hoffman, piano

Mists***, Iannis Xenakis

Piano, Morton Feldman

Etudes pour piano, Book I***, György Ligeti

Pinetop***, Stuart Smith

Aussie Blue***, Stuart Smith

Notebook, Part II***, Stuart Smith

statistics: 5 florida premieres, 1 florida composer, 2 us composers