April 4 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Enjoy a World Premier Piano Concerto from celebrated American composer Eric Ewazen!
- Mozart: Overture ‘La Clemenza di Tito’, K.621
- Nielsen: Saga Drøm, Op.39
- Ewazen: Piano Concerto (World Premiere) Tammy Miller, Piano
More on the Composer:
Ewazen studied composition under Samuel Adler, Milton Babbitt, Gunther Schuller, Joseph Schwantner, Warren Benson, and Eugene Kurtz at the Eastman School of Music and The Juilliard School (where he received numerous composition awards, prizes, and fellowships). He has been on the faculty of The Juilliard School since 1980, and has been a lecturer for the New York Philharmonic’s Musical Encounters Series. He has also served on the faculties of the Hebrew Arts School and the Lincoln Center Institute. He served as Vice President of the League of Composers – International Society for Contemporary Music from 1982–1989, and was also composer-in-residence for the Orchestra of St. Luke’s.