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The 2015-16 NOVA Subscription Series is the centerpiece of the NOVA Chamber Music Series, performed in beautiful Libby Gardner Hall at the University of Utah. Six (6) concerts throughout the season feature NOVA's trademark innovative mix of beloved chamber music classics with a vibrant array of newer works. The Subscription Series celebrates the vast repertoire of chamber music as performed by artists from Utah and beyond.
Libby Gardner Hall Sundays @ 3pm
November 1, 2015
The Fry Street Quartet presents the Utah premiere of Andrew Norman’s string quartet along with Brahms’ first sextet. An octet of violinists perform Norman’s thrilling Gran Turismo.
November 29, 2015
Mozart & Muhly – chamber works by two young composers. Mercedes Smith and Matthew Tutsky are featured soloists in Mozart’s sparkling Concerto for Flute and Harp, paired with works by 33 year old American composer Nico Muhly.
January 31, 2016
Michael Chipman sings Schubert’s Winterreise, one of the 19th century’s great odes to wandering and homesickness, paired with a new work for string quartet by BYU composer Michael Hicks.
February 28, 2016
NOVA offers a complete performance of Bach’s late masterpiece, A Musical Offering, paired with pieces by a leading German composer of the younger generation, Matthias Pintscher.
April 3, 2016
NOVA pays tribute to France’s most important living composer, Pierre Boulez, with guest clarinetist Michael Norsworthy. The program also features mezzo soprano Kirstin Gunlogson in Ravel’s Chansons madécasses, violinist Kathryn Eberle in Tzigane, and cellist Noriko Kishi in a recent work by Utah composer Miguel Chuaqui.
May 22, 2016
NOVA celebrates the release of their recording of Curtis-Smith’s chamber music for bowed piano with a performance of a spectacular work that has lain dormant since 1977, his ravishing Ensembles/Solos. The season ends with Beethoven’s spectacular Septet in E-flat Major.
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