UAHuntsville New Music Festival 2012

The UAHuntsville New Music Festival 2012 will take place February 9-11, 2012, in conjunction with theSoutheastern Composers League Forum.

Thank you to the Huntsville Symphony Orchestra and Music Director Gregory Vajda for agreeing to perform a submitted composition for orchestra as part of our New Music Festival.


Travel Information

See this link for airport and hotel information.


Concert Schedule

Final details regarding concert schedule are still being arranged.

Tentative Schedule:

  • Thursday, February 9, 2012
    • 7:30pm: Composer Concert #1 at UAH Roberts Recital Hall (Free Admission)
  • Friday, February 10, 2012
    • 10:00am: Composer Concert #2 at UAH Roberts Recital Hall (Free Admission)
    • 1:00pm: Composer Concert #3 at UAH Roberts Recital Hall (Free Admission)
    • 7:30pm: Composer Concert #4 at UAH Roberts Recital Hall (Free Admission)
  • Saturday, February 11, 2012
    • 10:00am: Composer Concert #5 at UAH Roberts Recital Hall (Free Admission)
    • 1:00pm: Composer Concert #6 at UAH Roberts Recital Hall (Free Admission)
    • 7:30pm: Huntsville Symphony Orchestra Concert at Von Braun Center Concert Hall

The concert of the Huntsville Symphony Orchestra will include one piece submitted to the New Music Festival (Alejandro Rutty’s Tango Loops) plus Mozart Symphony #36 and Brahms Piano Concerto No. 1 with William Wolfram, piano, and Gregory Vajda, conductor. Last year, we were able to provide comp tickets to the orchestra concert for all composers. This is not yet confirmed for this year, but we are hopeful. More information on this concert, and on the Huntsville Symphony Orchestra, is available at http://hso.org/.


Concert Programs

(Subject to change)

THURSDAY, February 9, 7:30pm
Composer Concert #1
UAH Roberts Recital Hall

Bryan Page may i feel said he Electric Cello and Speaking Cellist
William Price Sans Titre VII Solo Trumpet
Daniel Perttu Three Draconian Dames Baritone, Piano
Paul Oehlers Protolith Marimba and Electronic Playback
Mark Francis Gulf Coast Brass Quintet
Adam Vidiksis Drum Amalgam Percussion Ensemble
INTERMISSION
Aleks Sternfeld-Dunn Antiphonal Fanfare Wind Ensemble
Matthew Schildt Incantation Wind Ensemble
Micah Levy Badgers Wind Ensemble
Derek M. Jenkins Eosphorus: The Morning Star Wind Ensemble
Seth Custer With Voice of Triumph Raised Wind Ensemble

FRIDAY, February 10, 10:00am
Composer Concert #2
UAH Roberts Recital Hall

Ezra Donner Variations Flute, Bassoon, and Piano
Matthew Scott Phillips Shadow and Self Violin, Viola, and Piano
Seth Wrightington There a Goldfish in My Shoe Piano
Ron Wray Diversion Clarinet, Bassoon, Piano
Curtis Lindsay A Poem Composed at the Imperial Command in the Spring Garden Percussion, Piano, Synthesizer

FRIDAY, February 10, 1:00pm
Composer Concert #3
UAH Roberts Recital Hall

Mark Prince Lee Three Trios from the duodrama The Poetics of Silence, The Necessity of Form: KAFKAMUSIK Clarinet, Violin, Cello
Ryan Garber Parabolisms Alto Sax, Piano
Don Bowyer Unity Trombone, Percussion
Ralph Russell Exit 5 Alto Saxophone
Greg Steinke IN MEMORIAM Sacajawea Flute Quartet
Scott Brickman Solo Over Changes Synthesizer, Piano
Adriana Perera Psalm 146 Choir, Piano

FRIDAY, February 10, 7:30pm
Composer Concert #4
UAH Roberts Recital Hall

Nolan Stolz Impressions of Mt. Charleston Alto Sax and Fixed Electronic Media
Jason Bahr Undaunted Solo Clarinet
Patrick, Chin Ting Chan Duo for Two Flutists Flute Duo
Roger C Vogel Two Songs Flute and Soprano
Andrey Kasparov Cadenza for LvB Piano
Gil Trythall Toccata 2011 Piano (with microphone)
Michael Kallstrom The Falling Cinders of Time Solo Flute
Michael Young Prelude and Fugue No. 11 in C-sharp minor, “The Clock” Piano
Ken Davies Brain Fantasies Horn, CD

SATURDAY, February 11, 10:00am
Composer Concert #5
UAH Roberts Recital Hall

Daniel Temkin Brass Quintet Brass Quintet
Sidney King Ramajes Otonos Double Bass, Harp
Christopher Cook The Blue Marble Recording
Andrew Pendergrass Flea Circus Clarinet, Piano
David Mendoza The Ghosts of Fukushima Erhu, Electronics
Michael Rickelton Sonata for Solo Violin Solo Violin
Rusty Banks Bone Jump Trombone Quartet

SATURDAY, February 11, 1:00pm
Composer Concert #6
UAH Roberts Recital Hall

Jonathan McNair Sonata for Solo Percussion Solo Percussion
Ashley Floyd Prokofiev Solo Oboe
David Williams Fanciful Fractured Fugue for Diverse Winds Flute, Clarinet, Bassoon
Joe L. Alexander Soundscapes Guitar, Soundfile
George Chave Sonata for Horn, Trumpet, and Piano Trumpet, Horn, and Piano
Traci Mendel Landscapes, Series II Horn

SATURDAY, February 11, 7:30pm
Huntsville Symphony Orchestra
Von Braun Center, Mark C. Smith Concert Hall

Wolfgang A. Mozart Symphony No. 36, K. 425, C major, “Linz” Symphony Orchestra
Alejandro Rutty Tango Loops 1 Symphony Orchestra
Johannes Brahms Piano Concerto No. 1, op. 15, D minor Symphony Orchestra

More Details

Additional information is available at 256-824-6436 or music@uah.edu.


Call for Scores

The Call For Scores is available here for archival purposes. Please note that this call is expired.


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