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MOVING SOUNDS FESTIVAL | CONCERT
SUNDAY, SEP 22 2013, 06:30 PM
The Austrian Cultural Forum is pleased to present this performance by New York-based clarinetist Carol McGonnell as part of the Moving Sounds 2013 festival.
Bernhard Lang: Monodologie XVIII , Tier XIV, for solo clarinet (written for Carol McGonnell), 2012
Karlheinz Stockhausen: Der kleine Harlekin, No. 42½ , 1975
ABOUT THE ARTIST
Dublin-born Carol McGonnell was recently hailed as "an extraordinary clarinetist" by the New York Times. She is known for the expressive power of her playing of standard repertoire, and also enjoys exploring cutting-edge developments in new music. She recently performed as soloist in both John Adam's "In Your Ear Festival" at Carnegie Hall and in LA's "Monday Evening Concerts", curated by Esa-Pekka Salonen. She has also participated at the Marlboro Music Festival, Vermont and performed at the inaugural concert of Zankel Auditorium at Carnegie Hall.
Carol has performed as soloist with the Ulster Orchestra, the National Symphony Orchestra of Ireland, the RTE Concert Orchestra, the Knights Chamber Orchestra and with ensembles including the Zankel Band, Ensemble Modern, Camerata Pacifica and the Metropolitan Museum Artists in Concert. She has been broadcast on Irish national television and radio, Lyric FM, BBC 3, and American national public radio.
ABOUT THE SERIES
For the fifth consecutive year, the Austrian Cultural Forum New York is producing Moving Sounds, a festival dedicated to music, visual media and aesthetic dialogue that features emerging and pioneering artists who focus on electronically generated music, and those who are at the interface of classically instrumented and electronic music.
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Brooklyn, NY 11217
$10 cover for the entire day.