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[Switch Ensemble, Electronic Music]

Music Program Presents

Sunday, February 25, 2018

Switch Ensemble, Electronic Music

Blum Hall
7:00 pm

Bard Electronic Music: [Switch~] Ensemble performs Bard composers in two concerts this weekend

This weekend, the New York-based Switch Ensemble will present two concerts in the Hudson Valley in collaboration with the Bard electronic music and sound program.

From their bio: "A new music ensemble for the 21st Century, the [Switch~ Ensemble] is dedicated to the creation and performance of new works for chamber ensemble and multimedia."

Concert #1: Sat. February 24 | "Tides|Phases: Switch~ Performs Bard Composers" 
Woodstock Artists Association and Museum (28 Tinker Street, Woodstock, NY)

New pieces for instruments and electronics by Bard students/alums Clara Allison, Henry Birdsey, and Telo Hoy, along with two works by Bard professor Matt Sargent. 7 PM, $12 public / $8 students. WAAM is located at 28 Tinker Street on the green in Woodstock.

Concert #2: Sun. February 25 | Switch~ Ensemble in Blum Hall

Switch~ Ensemble performs a selection of their newly commissioned works for chamber ensemble and electronics, including the premiere of Matt Sargent's "Unwound Path" for chamber ensemble. The concert includes music by Tonia Ko, D. Edward Davis, and Alican Çamcı, and Morton Feldman. 7:30 PM in Blum Hall, free and open to the public.

These concerts are funded in part by a project grant from NewMusicUSA.

WAAM concert admission -$12 - general public and $8 students.
Blum Hall concert - free

For more information, call 845-758-6822, or e-mail msargent@bard.edu.

Time: 7:00 pm

Location: Blum Hall