Phil Collins

BECAUSE

Saturday,  April 7, 2018 ~ 7:30 pm
Peace United Church of Christ
Santa Cruz, CA

NewmusicWorks Ensemble

Performing Artists:

Akindele Bankole composer and vocalist
Lori Rivera, mezzo-soprano
Sarah Cahill, piano
Bill Walker, electric guitar

Bill Walker

Marina Thomas, organ
John Thomas, trombone
The Ariose Singers, Camille Couture conductor
NewMusicWorks Ensemble
, Philip Collins, Conductor

Akindele Bankole, Oloburo (Lover) Iya Ni Wura (Mother is Gold) Tenor voice, electric guitar, electric bass and drums

Lori Rivera

John Thomas, Voyage, tuba and organ

John Lennon/Paul McCartney, Because, other choral works by Lennon/McCartney

Larry Polansky and Christopher Pratorius

Frank Pesci, Theme and variations (2014) flute/piccolo, Bb clarinet/bass clarinet, violin, cello, piano, percussion

Jon Scoville, new works for piano solo

John and Marina Thomas

The Aroise singers

This concert is supported in part by grants from the Arts Council of Santa Cruz, Community Foundation of Santa Cruz County, and the Ann & Gordon Getty Foundation, along with donations from individuals and businesses of Santa Cruz County, the Central Coast, and throughout the United States.

Because bridges musical worlds with infectious joy and genre neutrality!
A one-night festival that single-handedly up-ends the chamber music paradigm of Western Civilization!

You won’t want to miss it! More amazements than space will permit.
All you need is…a ticket!

Sarah Cahill

Akindele bankole

Frank Pesci