This concert of contemporary music features masterworks by the Japanese avant-garde impressionist Toru Takemitsu (Rain Tree), the French spectralist Gérard Grisey (Périodes) and two newer percussive opuses: Rítmicas by the Cuban-born and most recent Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Tania León, and the American premiere of genre-bending composer Judd Greenstein's Move Like This for solo percussionist and ensemble performed by Associate Professor of Percussion Samuel Solomon as soloist.
TORU TAKEMITSU: Rain Tree
GÉRARD GRISEY: Les Espaces Acoustiques, Periodes
JUDD GREENSTEIN: Move Like This
TANIA LEÓN: Rítmicas
Vimbayi Kaziboni, music director
This performance has been selected as part of Boston Conservatory at Berklee's fall 2021 Center Stage collection. Learn more about Center Stage and view all Center Stage performances.