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ICE at Brevard Summer Music Festival

  • Scott Concert Hall | Porter Center 1 N Broad St Brevard, NC, 28712 United States (map)

ICE returns to Brevard!
This dynamic program highlights the huge range of materials that make up the music of the 20th and 21st centuries: music with small things, music with lights, music underwater, music as a toy, and music to conjure magic.  Featuring the members of the International Contemporary Ensemble on violin, horn and percussion.                                                            
International Contemporary Ensemble (ICE):                                                          
Jennifer Curtis, violin                                                                             
David Byrd-Marrow, horn                                                                             
Ross Karre, percussion                                                                              
Christian Wolff: Microexercises (2006)                                                              
László Dubrovay (b. 1943):  Six Duets For Violin And Percussion # 1 (1971)                          
Dai Fujikura (b. 1977): PoyoPoyo for solo horn (2012)                                               
László Dubrovay:  Six Duets For Violin And Percussion # 2                                           
Pierre Boulez (b. 1925): Anthèmes, for solo violin (1991)                                           
László Dubrovay:  Six Duets For Violin And Percussion # 3                                           
László Dubrovay:  Six Duets For Violin And Percussion # 4                                           
Arthur Kampela (b. 1960): Not I for solo horn and lamp (2006)                                       
László Dubrovay:  Six Duets For Violin And Percussion # 5                                           
Vinko Globokar (b. 1934): Dialog Über Erde (1994)                                                   
László Dubrovay:  Six Duets For Violin And Percussion # 6                                           
John Zorn (b. 1953): Ceremonial Magic for violin and drums (2011)                                   
Pauline Oliveros (b. 1932): The Well and the Gentle, for ensemble (1985)                            

Project Lead: Ross Karre


ICE’s 2014-15 performances and commissioning activities are made possible by the generous support of The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, The MacArthur Fund for Arts and Culture at the Prince Charitable Trusts, The Robert R. McCormick Foundation, The Booth Ferris Foundation, French American Cultural Exchange, The New York Community Trust, A.N. and Pearl G. Barnett Family Foundation, The Fan Fox and Leslie R. Samuels Foundation, The Elizabeth F. Cheney Foundation, The Aaron Copland Fund for Music, The Francis Goelet Charitable Lead Trusts, The Amphion Foundation, The Ann and Gordon Getty Foundation, Alice M. Ditson Fund, The Concinnity Fund, The Casement Fund, the BMI Foundation, the Paul R. Judy Center for Applied Research at the Eastman School of Music, a CityArts Grant from the City of Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs & Special Events, and the Illinois Arts Council, a state agency, as well as public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council, the New York State Council for the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature, and the National Endowment for the Arts. ICE’s international programming is made possible by the Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation, Robert Sterling Clark Foundation, the Brazil Secretariat of Culture, and through the generous support of the American people through the United States Department of State’s Arts Envoy program.