New Music on the Cutting Edge

“an essential source of adventurous new music”
—Alex Ross

Argento is an Artist-in-Residence at Saint Peter's Church in Manhattan

Winter Dreams

Tuesday, December 5, 2017, 1:00 PM and 7:30 PM, Saint Peter's Church, New York
619 Lexington Av at 54 St, New York [map]
Suggested Donation: $15

At the end of his life, Gérard Grisey, an iconic figure in modern music, turned his attention to the dark and mystical songs of Hugo Wolf. Argento’s final concert of 2017 highlights works by composers inspired by previous musical compositions, transforming them into new works that are a reflection of their time, that reveal their own compositional voice. Argento performs Grisey’s Wolf Songs with soprano Sharon Harms, alongside three exciting works by New York composers Sang Song, Du Yun and Taylor Brook ...

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