PERFORMANCES & ENGAGEMENTS
April 9, 2021, 10:30 AM Pacific
Songs and Symbols: Tasty Other and the Birth of a Cycle
Composer and pianist, Victor Labenske will share his latest song cycle, Tasty Other, giving insight into his compositional process and providing an exclusive opportunity to delve into the symbolism he has woven throughout the work.
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July 2, 2021, 9:00AM Pacific
"Hidden Motives: Quotes, Symbols and Other Compositional Techniques Found in Piano Works by Pedagogical Composers"
Discover how pedagogical composers, like the master composers before them, enhance their works with symbolism including motives derived from names or places, quotations by other composers, references to music of other cultures, and pictorial representation that create programmatic inferences.