This program features works for voices augmented by exceptional instrumentalists and innovative systems of electronics. Bass clarinetist Carlos Cordeiro, trombonist Will Lang, and International Contemporary Ensemble’s Jacob Greenberg on celesta will join with the voices of Ekmeles. The program includes classic works by established masters of vocal and electronic music, as well as new works written expressly for Ekmeles.
Kaija Saariaho – Tag des Jahres arr. Rachid Safir (2001) Nathan Davis – The Sand Reckoner (2017) New York Premiere Ann Cleare – Earth Waves (2018) World Premiere Bernhard Lang – Hermetica V – Fremde Sprachen (2011/12)