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Open G Records Presents: A Modern Classical Mixtape

Oct 26, 2015 • 7pm / doors 6:30pm

New York Counterpoint (1985)                                Steve Reich
Chris Grymes, live and pre-recorded clarinet

New York Premiere
Sonata for Violin and Piano (2013)                          Steven Stucky

Xiao-Dong Wang, violin
Xak Bjerken, piano

New York Premiere
Aural History (2003)                                                Ed Jacobs

Chris Grymes, clarinet
Xak Bjerken, piano

Dialogue de l’ombre double (1985)                          Pierre Boulez
Scott Andrews, live and pre-recorded clarinet
Adam Abeshouse, sound engineer

Open G Records, founded by the clarinetist Chris Grymes, is committed to producing music that is rooted in the classical tradition, but brings artists and their fans together in new and innovative ways.

Both of these nights at National Sawdust will feature the Pierre Boulez landmark Dialogue de L’ombre Double, performed by Scott Andrews, principal clarinet player of the St. Louis Symphony, and live engineered by Adam Abeshouse. Also performing in these concerts will be label artists including Grymes, Xiao-Dong Wang (violin), and Xak Bjerken (piano), playing works by Steve Reich, Steven Stucky, and Mario Davidovsky.