The 2012 Festival of Microtonal Music

Ben Johnston Premieres

Wednesday April 25 8:00 PM

Salmon Recital Hall, Chapman University
1 University Dr.
Orange 92866

Photograph by John Fago, courtesy OtherMinds.

The world premiere of the microtonal master's Parable sung by Karen Clark plus the Los Angeles premiere of the String Quartet #10 performed by San Francisco's Del Sol Quartet. Also, John Schneider's performance of The Tavern for microtonal guitar and voice and the bluesy, rollicking Suite for Microtonal Piano performed by Aron Kallay.

$10 / $5 seniors and non-Chapman students / Free for Chapman students and staff

Hear an excerpt Johnston's The Tavern

Hear an excerpt Johnston's String Quartet #10

The Del Sol Quartet
"masters of all musical things they survey..."
— Gramophone Magazine
"...high spirited...dynamic..."
— New York Times

Ben Johnston and John Schneider
Photograph by John Fago, courtesy OtherMinds.

"Karen Clark's is the most beautiful sound, strong, pure, and passionate, that I have heard in a long time."
— Andrew Porter, The New Yorker

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