Oct 17, 2015 • 7:30pm / doors 7pm
Its inaugural edition in 2011 heralded as “a brilliant and unpretentious showcase for music in the new millennium” (The Guardian), SONiC (Sounds of a New Century), produced by National Sawdust partner American Composers Orchestra, is a festival of 21st century music by composers aged 40 and under. SONiC returns with concerts in venues across the city October 15 – 23.
National Sawdust will host two events on October 17. At 7:30pm, the Grammy-winning vocal ensemble Roomful of Teeth will perform a program including the world premieres of Coloring Book by Ted Hearne and Pocket Book VIII by Anna Clyne. The evening also includes Missy Mazzoli’s Vesper Sparrow, William Brittelle’s High Done No Why and Amid the Minotaurs, Eric Dudley’s Suonare/to sound, and Caleb Burhans’ Beneath.