Center for New Music Concert

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  • October 6, 2018
  • 93 E Burlington St
  • Iowa City, IA 52240
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Katie Wolfe, violin faculty at U Iowa, and composer/pianist Ketty Nez, faculty at BU, present a concert of works for violin and piano. Their program includes Béla Bartok's Violin Sonata in E minor, an early work not often performed, written in 1903, before Bartók's discovery and life-long research of folk music. Ketty’s double images carry on this musical conversation, using Romanian flute and violin tunes recorded and transcribed by Bartók in the 1910’s. Prokofiev’s Five Melodies are his own transcriptions of Five Songs without Words, vocalizes written for a singer friend. Grazyna Bacewicz was one of only two prominent 20th c. Polish woman composers, an accomplished violinist, and pianist (as all the other composers on this program), who wrote this piece after a car ac

  • Dates: October 6, 2018
  • Location: Concert Hall
  • Address: 93 E Burlington St
  • Time: 7:30 PM
  • Price: Free
Center for New Music Concert
  • 93 E Burlington St
  • Iowa City, IA 52240
  • October 6, 2018
  • Concert Hall
  • Free