Engage 2.0 Premiere Project

Philadelphia Chamber Music Society

2009
$75,000

Philadelphia Chamber Music Society presented 12 public performances; each featured a world or regional premiere performed by leading ensembles and recital artists. Composers that received world premiere performances included Charles Abramovic, Kyle Bartlett, Jan Krzywicki, and Richard Wernick, with regional premieres by Mario Davidovsky, Tigran Mansurian, Charles Wuorinen, Donald Martino, Stephen Hartke, John Adams, James MacMillan, and David Dzubay. The performers included oboist Richard Woodhams; the Juilliard, Brentano, Takács, Orion, and St. Lawrence String Quartets; guitarist Jason Vieaux; violist Kim Kashkashian; pianist Peter Serkin; Trio Cavatina; the Dolce Suono ensemble; and counter)induction, a composer/performer collective.