SYZYGY

SYZYGY: Ancient Voices of Children

When: 
Monday, October 1, 2018 - 7:30pm

SYZYGY presents George Crumb’s landmark chamber work Ancient Voices of Children with Meadows Performer's Diploma student Lauren Davis as the mezzo-soprano soloist. Also featured on the program is Meadows alumna Olga Amelkina-Vera’s work for Pierrot ensemble, Submerged Worlds, a piece that won the 2018 American Prize for Composition in its category. Amelkina-Vera’s piece was directly influenced by Crumb’s music. The program will also feature music that influenced Crumb’s unique compositional voice, including Anton Webern’s Five Pieces, Op.

Price: 

FREE

Contact: 

For more information call 214.768.2787

SYZYGY: New Music for Stage

When: 
Monday, April 8, 2019 - 7:30pm
Price: 

FREE

Contact: 

For more information call 214.768.2787

SYZYGY: 24HC

When: 
Saturday, September 15, 2018 - 7:30pm

Music so new it was written last night! Meadows’ contemporary music ensemble SYZYGY, directed by Lane Harder, presents 24HC in partnership with the Meadows music composition department. 24HC stands for “24-hour concert,” meaning composers will write music for randomly selected players from within SYZYGY between 7:30 p.m. and 7:30 a.m.; the performers will rehearse the work from 7:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.; and the concert will be presented at 7:30 p.m. Come have fun at what is sure to be an entertaining evening of diverse approaches to contemporary music from SMU’s student composers.

Price: 

FREE

Contact: 

For more information call 214.768.2787

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