2018–19 SEASON

Angelically Sponsored by Rowland and Pat Rebele

NewMusicWorks’ 40th season will be fantastically surprising, beautiful, strange and virtuosic!!
Artistic Director and Conductor, Philip Collins

Concert I

Saturday, October 13, 2018
UCSC Music Center Recital Hall
October Surprise

Andy Strain, trombone and garden hose
Lori Rivera, voice
Andrew Scott Carter, tenor
NewMusicWorks Ensemble

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Concert II

Saturday, February 2, 2019
Peace United Church of Christ
An Evening with Terry Riley and NewMusicWorks

Terry Riley, piano and voice
Sarah Cahill and Regina Myers, piano
NewMusicWorks Ensemble

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Concert III

Saturday, March 30, 2019
Barbara Samper Recital Hall, Cabrillo College
Night of the Living Composers

Sheila Willey, soprano
NewMusicWorks Ensemble

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Concert IV

Sunday, June 9, 2019
“The Garden” Soquel
Avant Garden Party (Benefit for NewMusicWorks)

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40th Anniversary Shebang for NEW MUSIC WORKS

and SantaCruzChamberPlayers

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New Music Works’ season is supported in part by grants from the Community Foundation of Santa Cruz County, and the Ann and Gordon Getty Foundation, along with donations from individuals and businesses of Santa Cruz County, the Central Coast, and throughout the United States.

2018-19 NewmusicWorks Ensemble

Philip Collins, Conductor
Teresa Orozco, flute
Lars Johanesson, flute
Meave Cox English horn, oboe
James Pytko clarinets
Michael McGushin, piano
Jim Kassis, percussion
Jennifer Cass, harp
Shannon Delaney, violin
Kristin Garbeff, violoncello
Stan Poplin, double bass

We thank our dear listening friends for their extraordinary support of last season’s Lou Harrison Centennial Celebration.

We could not have done it without you!

FYI: 45% of NewMusicWorks income is derived from Individual donors. Like You!