Null-State, presented by Accidental Music Festival

Null-State

Join Null-state co-founders Melody Chua and Benjamin D. Whiting as they unveil their sensor-augmented flute, dubbed the “Chaosflöte,” for the first time in the United States. The concert will feature premières of works, with both audio and visual components, for the instrument by both Benjamin and Melody. The concert will conclude with a special live-coding segment where Benjamin will be controlling the Chaosflöte, performed by Melody, live through code.

New String Music by CF2

Writing Music

Come hear brand new pieces brought to life for the very first time! Central Florida Composers Forum (CF2) was created to engage the creative community of Central Florida through the promotion of original and new music, education, workshops and outreach programs. CF2 features composers like Chan Ji Kim who has played in places like New Music Society concert in Seoul, Korea and is now Associate Professor of Music at the Brevard Community College in Florida and Keith Lay, voting member of the Grammys, who was hailed by Antonio Tommasini of the New York Times as “a composer to watch for.” Other featured composers are Eric Brook, Troy Gifford and Ryan McQuinn. The program will be performed by the Alterity Chamber Orchestra. Alterity Chamber Orchestra’s M[US]IC Chamber series features the principal members of Alterity Chamber Orchestra in different configurations, giving each member a chance to showcase their unique artistry. The orchestra will be directed by Chris Belt.

Alterity Chamber Orchestra: Heart and Breath

Alterity Chamber Orchestra’s M[US]IC Chamber series features the principal members of Alterity Chamber Orchestra in different configurations, giving each member a chance to showcase their unique artistry. This program features Alterity co-founder Natalie Grata performing works for clarinet and string quartet, along with the Orlando premier of Quartet for Heart and Breath by Richard Reed Parry. Grata and the alterity string section will be joined by friends for a new work by Orlando composer and improviser Brandon Miller.

Program:

  • Brandon Miller: Dissipative Structures II: Unfolding
  • Richard Reed Parry: Quartet for Heart and Breath
  • Julius Eastman: Stay On It
  • Joan Tower: Quintet
  • Isadora Žebeljan: Quintet

Suggested donation: $10-$20. Please bring wine or food to share. More information about this event coming up soon.

Works With Sounds student composition recital

The Timucua Arts Foundation offers a free composition class available to all who want to learn at the Melrose Center of the Central Orange County Library in Downtown Orlando.

Students from Timucua’s music composition program, Works with Sounds, will have their pieces performed by professional musicians at this afternoon concert. Free and open to the public.

Hear the world premieres of these new works by our students.

Khourshid/Volmer/Erickson Piano Trio concert

Andreas Volmer, violin
Chris Erickson, cello
David Khourshid, piano

Zoltán Gárdonyi, Dritte kleine Rhapsodie (1955)
Joaquín Turina, Piano Trio No. 2 in b minor, op 76 (1933)
Johannes Brahms, Piano Trio No. 1 in B major, op 8 (1889)