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Tyshawn Sorey Composer Portrait at Miller Theatre

  • Miller Theatre at Columbia University 2960 Broadway New York, NY, 10027 United States (map)

COMPOSER PORTRAITS

Tyshawn Sorey

Thursday, March 28, 2019, 8pm

Miller Theatre at Columbia University

$20 - $30 BUY SINGLE TICKETS 
$64-$144 BUY SERIES TICKETS

Tyshawn Sorey is a visionary artist who is erasing the lines of musical preconceptions. The 2017 MacArthur Fellow has a wide-ranging creative practice, embracing the roles of composer, conductor, multi-instrumentalist, scholar, and educator. This Portrait features two new works, written for ensembles with which Sorey has close ties.

  • Tyshawn Sorey composer
  • JACK Quartet
  • International Contemporary Ensemble
     
  • Autoschediasms for Creative Chamber Orchestra (2019), world premiere, Miller Theatre commission
  • New Quartet for JACK (2018), New York premiere
  • Violin and Glockenspiel, in Memoriam Muhal Richard Abrams (2018)
  • Bertha’s Lair (2016)
  • Ornations (2014)
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Major support for Composer Portraits is provided by the National Endowment for the Arts. 

Photo by Matt Zugale for Miller Theatre.

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Wang Lu Composer Portrait at Miller Theatre