GRAMMY-winning pianist Gloria Cheng is joined by members of the LA Opera Orchestra: bassoonist Judith Farmer, clarinetist Donald Foster and oboist Jennifer Cullinan for this November 2020 program, broadcast in a series of three episodes for online viewing. Each episode features recently recorded performances and includes interviews and commentary by the composers Billy Childs and Gernot Wolfgang, whose work Decisions .. is a World Premiere. Video introductions from Esa-Pekka Salonen, John Harbison, Stephen Andrew Taylor and Kay Rhie accompany the performances of their works.The videos currently remain available for viewing on our Media page, as well as on our Facebook page. If you are not currently on our mailing list and would like to receive notices about upcoming broadcasts, we invite you to sign up via the link located at the bottom of this page.
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BILLY CHILDSSonata for Bassoon and Piano
GARLANDS FOR STEVEN STUCKY (four selections for solo piano)Esa-Pekka Salonen: IscrizioneStephen Andrew Taylor: Green Trees Are BendingJohn Harbison: WaltzKay Rhie: Interlude
Steven Stucky: Meditation and Dance (clarinet and piano)
GERNOT WOLFGANG Decisions .. (World Premiere)