Cutting Edge Concerts:
The New York premiere of eight aspects of appreciation II by the African-American composer Jeffrey Mumford will feature the violinist Emilie-Anne Gendron and the cellist Julia Bruskin. In addition, the shakuhachi player and composer James Nyoraku Schlefer will premiere his own new work, 2Blue, and also perform in Victoria Bond’s Rashomon, based on the same ancient tale as the Kurosawa film. Mr. Mumford will be in attendance, and will speak briefly about his work before the performance.
Comment by email:
Thank you as always! Best, J [Jeffrey Mumford]