About Composers Concordance Presents Eclectic Music & Poetic Impressions
Composers Concordance combine contemporary poetry and music in a collaboration between New York City and Beacon artists at the historic Howland Cultural Center in Beacon, New York.
Acclaimed writer Roger Aplon will again perform together with the multifarious CompCord Ensemble: Adriana Valdés - soprano, Beth Holub - viola, Franz Hackl - trumpet, Brad Hubbard - baritone saxophone, Gene Pritsker - electric guitar, Jai Jeffryes - piano, and Peter Jarvis - percussion, on a program featuring innovative compositions by Dan Cooper, Brad Hubbard, Peter Jarvis, Debra Kaye, Eugene McBride, Gene Pritsker, Will Rowe, Bjørn Bolstad Skjelbred, Roger Tréfousse, and Marina Vesić.
"The Composers Concordance folks are unpredictable and at times refreshingly irreverent in a reverent sort of way....ingenious fun" - Classical-Modern Music Review
"An unwavering force in giving composers exposure through concert bookings and its own record label, the intrepid new-music organization Composers Concordance” - The Brooklyn Rail
“Enterprising new music organization” - The New York Times
For more on Composers Concordance - An eclectic concert series, ensemble, record label, and presenting organization for music with a 34-year history of premiering good music that is pushing the boundaries of sound and composition.