Music for Guitars: Preview Concert


Thursday, March 28, 2019 4:30PM
Morse Recital Hall

Music for Guitars: Preview Concert









Yale in New York

Music for Guitars
A program led by faculty guitarist Benjamin Verdery that celebrates the instrument and the YSM guitar studio, featuring performances of music by Bach, Bernstein, Hindemith, Terry Riley, YSM faculty composers, and more, with YSM alumnus René Izquierdo '99MM '01AD.

Read a blog post about the concert.

Bach: Allegro from Trio Sonata, BWV 529 [arr. Granados/Henneman/Pu]
Hindemith: Rondo for three guitars
Mudarra: Two Fantasias for Vihuela from "Tres libros de musica en cifra para vihuela"
Schubert: Three songs from Die schöne Müllerin [arr. Ragossnig/Duarte]
Four short pieces written for or chosen as the Yale School of Music Guitar Audition Pieces
    Tanner Porter: These Nights
    Brendon Randall-Myers: Grace and Decay
    Martin Bresnick: Joaquin foresees the future
    Ezra Laderman: With rhythmic drive and propulsion
Bernstein: Sonata for clarinet and piano [arr. Verdery, for guitar and string quartet]
Four short pieces written for or chosen as the Yale School of Music Guitar Audition Pieces
    Kathryn Alexander: The curve as it turns
    Bryce Dessner: Portbou
    Jack Vees: Auditorio
    Christopher Theofanidis: January Echo
J. Moore: Turning (world premiere, YSM 2019 Guitar Audition Piece)
Scarlatti: Four Sonatas [arr. Izquierdo]
Terry Riley: Y Bolanzero

Aaron Cardenas, guitar
Drake Duffer, guitar/steel string guitar
Robert Granados, guitar
Satchel Henneman, guitar/electric bass
Nathan Huvard, guitar/vihuela/steel string guitar
Xiaobo Pu, guitar
Nicoletta Todesco, guitar/electric bass
Benjamin Verdery, guitar
René Izquierdo, guitar
Harrison Hintzsche, baritone
Kate Arndt, violin
Gregory Lewis, violin
Marta Lambert, viola
Guilherme Nardelli Monegatto, cello
Thomas C. Duffy, conductor

 

Free Admission