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The Crossing
Donald Nally, Conductor
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6th Annual Month of Moderns Festival

MoM I:
Ted Hearne world premiere
: Sound From the Bench
A new work on a text by Jena Osman
Taylor Levine, electric guitar
James Moore, electric guitar
Ron Wiltrout, percussion
Michael Gordon: He saw a skull
Huang Ruo: Without words
Anne Boyd: As I crossed a bridge of a Dream

Gavin Bryars: Two Love Songs
Harold Meltzer: Pacific Beach
Sunday, June 15, 2014 @ 4pm
Presbyterian Church of Chestnut Hill
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Read David Patrick Stearns' preview Philadelphia Inquirer June 12, 2014
Read the 5/19/14 SFGate review

MoM II: Crossing-Knight Foundation Composers Competition
three new works designed for the Icebox at Crane Arts Center
Robert Maggio: The Woman Where We are Living
Frances White: The Third Night
James Primosch: Mass for the Day of St. Thomas Didymus

Saturday, June 28, 2014 @ 7pm
Crane Arts Icebox in Northern Liberties
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MoM III: Gavin Bryars world premiere
with PRISM Saxophone Quartet
Saturday, July 12, 2014 @ 7pm
Crane Arts Icebox in Northern Liberties
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Other Upcoming Performances

Kennedy Center/Chorus America National Conference
with Eric Whitacre
Friday, June 13, 2014 @ 12:45pm
Renaissance Washington
Friday, June 13, 2014 @ 6pm
The Kennedy Center

Lincoln Center Out of Doors
world premiere of John Luther Adams/Sila: The Breath of the World
Friday and Saturday, July 25 and 26, 2014 @ 6pm
Lincoln Center

Previous 2013-14 performances

Canticles of the Holy Wind
John Luther Adams
American premiere
Sunday, September 15, 2013 @ 4pm
Crane Arts' Icebox in Northern Liberties

suoni provocamenti: Italian Music Today
Bruno Bettinelli & Salvatore Sciarrino
Saturday, November 9, 2013 @ 8pm
Presbyterian Church of Chestnut Hill

Crossing @ Christmas
Astralis of Wolfgang Rihm
works of Toivo Tulev and Gabriel Jackson on the nativity
with David Manley, guitar and Thomas Mesa, cello
Friday, December 20, 2013 @ 8pm
St. Paul’s Episcopal Church Chestnut Hill

The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Astralis of Wolfgang Rihm
David Lang’s The Little Match Girl Passion
with Thomas Mesa, cello
Sunday, December 22, 2013 @ 6pm

Carnegie Hall Debut
with the American Composers Orchestra
George Manahan and Donald Nally, conductors
David Lang, Statement to the Court
Ted Hearne, Ripple
Amy Kirsten, Strange Pilgrims
Thursday, February 20, 2014 @ 7:30pm
Zankel Hall @ Carnegie Hall

Los Angeles Philharmonic debut
with members of The Crossing
Louis Andriessen, De Materie
Reinbert de Leeuw, conductor
Friday, April 18, 2014 @ 8pm
Walt Disney Concert Hall, Los Angeles

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