Christian Wolff Sextet

Thursday, April 24, 2008. 8:00 pm

Curated by Dan Joseph

“Melody and Counterpoint”

Esteemed American composer Christian Wolff will lead this exceptional group of experimental musicians in a program which re-examines the fundamental aspects of melody and counterpoint in music. The program will include a complete performance of Wolff’s recent Micro Exercises, and the world premiere performance of a new work by Swiss composer and clarinetist Jürg Frey.

Featuring: Christian Wolff, Fender Rhodes electric piano, melodica; Jürg Frey, clarinet; Larry Polansky, electric guitar; Craig Shepard, trombone; Jeremy Lamb, cello; others TBA.