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Face the Music: Boundless

Sunday | June 13 2021 | 6:30 pm

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FREE In-Person Performance
West 75th St. between Broadway & West End Ave.

Bring a lawn chair and join us for Face the Music's first live performance in over a year! The program includes works by Face the Music student composers as well as Wu Man and Rajna Swaminathan.

Program

SPECIAL MUSIC SCHOOL/FACE THE MUSIC PERCUSSION QUARTET  –  Gradients
Benjamin Barham-Wiese, Elisha Jimenez & Christian McCarthy, live percussion
Frank Bao, pre-recorded percussion
Coached by Amy Garapic 

ISABELLA CARUCCI  –  Run
ISABELLA CARUCCI  –  You Know the Place
Isabella Carucci, singer-songwriter
Coached by Adrianna Mateo 

WU MAN  –  Glimpses of Muqam Chebiyat, II. Chebiyat Muqam – Third Dastan
Moxé Meiri, violin
Teddy Diamond, viola
Felix Mattick, cello
Coached by Adrianna Mateo, violin & Mark Serkin, cello 

RAJNA SWAMINATHAN  –  Origins
Lucija Budinski, flute
Arlo Bivins & Toby Poole, clarinets
Suren Reddy, alto saxophone
Joseph Shupp, piano
ottdiener-Tan, electric guitar
Joseph Brooks, electric bass
Coached by Aakash Mittal 

JOSEPH BROOKS  –  Equalizer
MARINA ZURITA MCKINNON  –  Two Way Radio
DORIAN VAUGHN  –  Precision
Leon Leveau, alto saxophone
Dorian Vaughn & Robbie Mathews, tenor saxophone
Graeme Buehrer, trumpet
Joseph Brooks, electric bass
Titus Daniels, drumset
Coached by Aakash Mittal 

Face the Music is Kaufman Music Center’s contemporary music program for teenagers and the country’s only youth program dedicated to studying and performing post-genre music by living composers. Praised for “stunning performances” by the New York Times, Face the Music features a collection of ensembles including a chamber orchestra, a jazz big-band, an improvisation collective, string quartets and mixed chamber-ensembles, all dedicated to studying and performing experimental, new-classical, new-jazz & avant-garde music.

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