The International Contemporary Ensemble returns to Frequency Festival with a program featuring the works of Annea Lockwood, Seth Cluett, and Wojtek Blecharz. Each work features the construction, deconstruction, and augmentation of woodwind instruments. This program was devised in collaboration with Nokia Bell Labs Experiments in Art and Technology and organized in collaboration with the Adam Mickiewicz Institute as part of the Polska Music programme.
Annea Lockwood: Bayou Borne
Seth Cluett: A State of Mutual Tension
Wojtek Blecharz: Music for Invisible Places
From International Contemporary Ensemble:
Performances and commissioning activities during the 2018-19 concert season are made possible by the generous support of The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, Howard Gilman Foundation, Booth Ferris Foundation, National Endowment for the Arts, Jerome Foundation, A.N. and Pearl G. Barnett Family Foundation, Fan Fox and Leslie R. Samuels Foundation, Paul M. Angell Family Foundation, Aaron Copland Fund for Music, Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation, Francis Goelet Charitable Lead Trusts, Amphion Foundation, The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation, Pacific Harmony Foundation, Ann and Gordon Getty Foundation, Alice M. Ditson Fund of Columbia University, The Casement Fund, BMI Foundation, 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 Illinois Arts Council, a state agency. Yamaha Artist Services New York is the exclusive piano provider for ICE.