HMC Concert Series: MicroFest– Metallophones & Cell Phones

April 22, 2018 Add to Calendar

7–8 p.m.


Shanahan Center, Drinkward Recital Hall
320 E. Foothill Blvd.
Claremont, CA 91711


Compositions by Bill Alves, David Doty, Lou Harrison, and Greg Schiemer are performed by the sparkling metallophones and gongs of the HMC American Gamelan, Rachel Rudich, flutes, Audrey Lamprey, horn, Alexis Alrich, tack-piano, and, yes, cell phones.

Liminal Landscape by Bill Alves
Serenade by Lou Harrison
Main Bersama-Sama by Lou Harrison
At First Light by Bill Alves
Suite in the Cinna Tuning by David Doty
1. Two-Part Invention (Septimal Slendro)
2. Slow Aire (Sean Nós) with Variations (Ptolemy's Syntonon Diatonic)
3. Lament (Didymus' Chromatic)
4. Fugue (Ptolemy's Malakon Diatonic)
5. Padovana (Al Farabi's Chromatic)
Transposed Dekany by Greg Schiemer

The HMC American Gamelan at MicroFest, LA's festival of microtonal music (May 2012 performance)

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