Maya Beiser & Michael Harrison: Time Loops May 10, 2013
Cellist Maya Baiser “the post modern diva” and pianist Michael Harrison “the American maverick” are known for captivating audiences worldwide with their expertise, virtuosity and quest to redefine their instruments’ boundaries and go beyond traditional forms of music.
Great Noise Ensemble May 17, 2013
“As one of Washington’s most ambitious new music ensembles, Great Noise Ensemble is a working embodiment of its mission to fight for the performance of new works and promote emerging talent in contemporary music. The ensemble has presented the world premieres of some 23 new compositions as well as regional premieres and rare performances of some of the major works of the last 25 years. As an Atlas Artist-in-Residence, Great Noise Ensemble will also perform April 5, 2013 & May 17, 2013.
Newspeak Ensemble June 21, 2013
Comprised of violinist/composer Caleb Burhans, composer/drummer David T. Little, singer Mellissa Hughes, clarinetist Eileen Mack, guitarist Taylor Levine, cellist Brian Snow, pianist James Johnston, and percussionist Peter Wise, Newspeak is actively committed to the music of its time, creating a mysterious, nuanced, and compelling sound.
The New Music at the Atlas series is sponsored in part by The Randy Hostetler Living Room Music Project and Fund.