Barry Phillips

Ostinato for Elly’s 75th


Scott Stobbe, clarinet duet    

UCSC Guitar Ensemble

Philip Collins, Conductor    

Susan Alexjander

Night of the Living Composers

Evening sonic emissions arising from next door-to-abroad, by living, tax-paying composers! A powerhouse line-up including four world premieres and a special line-up of guest artists.

6 p.m. A 45-minute Panel Discussion involving all seven of the evening’s featured composers.

Performing Artists:

Sheila Willey, soprano

UCSC Guitar Ensemble

NewMusicWorks Ensemble, Philip Collins, conductor

Barry Phillips, Ostinato for Elly (2016) clarinet, bassoon trumpet, trombone, marimba, piano, violin, double bass

Michael McGushin,
  A Queer Alphabet, (2018)  text by Gertrude Stein, (world premiere)s  soprano, flute, oboe, clarinet, violin, cello, double bass, harp, piano, percussion Sheila Willey

Sheila Willey

Steed Cowart, (2017) Music for Three Bongos (world premiere)
I. Brisk
II. Dirge
III. Son Cubano (with a nod to James Tenney)

Susan Alexjander
, (2017) Three Little Multiverses
lyrics: Lou Harrison soprano, English Horn, cello, harp

Jon Meyers,  (2017) Quartet Polyphonic flute, clarinet violin, cello

Scott Stobbe, Taxim clarinet duet

Philip Collins, Strum (2017) Guitar Ensemble

Sponsored by the Cabrillo College Music Department

SATuRdAy, FEbRuARy 3, 7:30Pm
Barbara Samper Recital Hall
Cabrillo College, Aptos, CA