13th Annual NewMusic@ECU Festival
Where NewMusic Is Born

March 18-27, 2013

Come out, hear some new ideas live, and celebrate with us!

This year's festival featured eleven concerts,
Master Classes with visiting performers and composers--
Augusta Read Thomas,
Salvatore Macchia,
Travis Alford, Nicholas Omiccioli--
 reading sessions of student composers' works, & more!

Insectaphobia or Bug Off!
March 24-26, 2013 @ 7:00pm
by Salvatore Macchia
1-800-ECU-ARTS for tickets
($15 General Public;
$12 Senior Citizens, faculty, staff;
$5 Students

2013 Schedule of Events
(festival program)
(all in A.J. Fletcher recital hall, unless noted)

Mar. 18
                concert program
                a NewMusic Ensemble

Mar. 20
@7:30pm:ECU Chamber Winds
               Scott Carter, director;
               concert program

Mar. 21
@7:30pm: Hye-Jin Kim & friends
                Hye-Jin Kim, violin
                Melvin Chen, piano
                Chris Nappi, percussion

            concert program

Mar. 22
TALUJON Percussion
            concert program

Mar. 23
@3:00pm: ECU NewMusic Camerata
                concert program

East Carolina University Orchestra
                Jorge Richter, Director
                Ara Gregorian, violin
at Wright Auditorium
                 concert program

Mar. 24-26
@7:00pm: ECU Opera Theatre
Insectaphobia or Bug Off!
                by Salvatore Macchia
               concert program

Mar. 27
@7:30pm: Premiere Performances
             concert program

Performers & Composers in attendance

(Guest artists bold; ECU Faculty italics; ECU Students *)

TALUJON Percussion
     Michael Lipsey
     Dominic Donato
     Ian Antonio
     David Cossin
     Tom Kolor

Melvin Chen, piano
Laura Carter, horn

[ECU Student Contemporary Ensemble]
*Jackie Traish, flute
*Margaret Amy, oboe
*Wesley Rhodes, clarinet
*Andrew Kropp, saxophone
*Aaron Robinson, tuba
*Kyle Walker, piano

Hye-Jin Kim, violin
Christine Gustafson, flute
Douglas Monroe, clarinet
Britt Theurer, trumpet
Tom McCaslin, tuba
Carolyn Myers, soprano
*Charlie Clark, voice
Jami Rhodes, soprano
Chris Nappi, percussion
Ara Gregorian, violin
marc faris, prepared guitar
Elliot Frank, guitar
Scott Carter, conductor
Andrew Crane, conductor
Jorge Richter, conductor

ECU Symphony Orchestra
ECU Wind Ensemble members

Nicholas Omiccioli, Winner, 2012-13 NewMusic@ECU Festival Composition Competition
Augusta Read Thomas, University of Chicago
Salvatore Macchia, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Travis Alford, Brandeis University
marc faris, East Carolina University
Travis Garrison, East Carolina University
Mark Richardson, East Carolina University
Mark Taggart, East Carolina University
Edward Jacobs, East Carolina University

For additional information contact:
Edward Jacobs
NewMusic@ECU Festival Founding Director
Works performed at the festival
* ECU Composition students

 Alford, Travis, Loose Strands (2013) WORLD PREMIERE
          You, Create a Diversion (2005)
Antoniou, Theodore, 6 Likes (1968) for solo tuba
Britten, Benjamin, Fanfare for St. Edmundsbury (1959)
Cage, John, Third Construction (1941)
          4'33" (1952)
          Forever and Sunsmell (1942)
          A Flower (1950)
          Musicircus (1967)
Cardew, Cornelius, Treatise (1963-67)
Clarke, Ian, Orange Dawn (1992)
Cotton, Jeffery, Meditation, Rhapsody and Bacchanal (2004)
Crumb, George, Night Music II (1964)
Dorati, Antal, Cinq Pieces pour oboe (1981)
*Franklin, Nia, On the Grasshopper and Cricket
Grande, Dominick, One Famished Monk's Mead (2013)
Ives, Charles, Violin Sonata No. 3 (1914)
Garrison, Travis, selectric.metal (2011)
Jacobs, Edward, Plus ça change, for violin and orchestra (2013) WORLD PREMIERE
Kirchner, Leon, Five Pieces for Piano (1987)
*Lipford, Akeem, Solar (2013)
Macchia, Salvatore, Insectaphobia or Bug Off! (1997/2012) WORLD PREMIERE
Manzo, V.J., Discourse (2009) for clarinet and interactive software
*Marshall, Florrie, Curve of Color (2013)
Mazzoli, Missy, Dissolve, O My Heart (2010)
Omiccioli, Nicholas, flourishes (2012) US PREMIERE; WINNER, NewMusic@ECU Festival Composition Competition
Penderecki, Krzysztof, Capriccio (1980) for solo tuba
*Pfalz, Andrew, Follow no path (2013)
We are restless things (2013)
Reich, Steve, Drumming Part One (1971)
Stravinsky, Igor, Symphonies of Wind Instruments (1920/1947)
Theurer, Britton, Event Horizon (2012) WORLD PREMIERE
Thomas, Augusta Read, Bubble: Rainbow (spirit level) (2003)
               Radiant Circles (2010)
               D(i)agon(als) (2005)
               Euterpes Caprice (2008)
               Scherzi Musicali (2007)
*Tomlinson, Joshua, Audible Desserts
*Travitz, Myles, Dimension (Yellow and Brown)
Wanamaker, Gregory, Duo Sonata (2002)
*Colin Williams, Music for a Timeless Planet
Wolfe, Julia, Dark Full Ride for 4 drum sets (2002)
Yi, Chen, Sprout (1986)

For additional information contact:
Edward Jacobs, NewMusic@ECU Founder/Director