Thursday, March 6, 2008

Nokuthula Ngwenyama in Phoenix Chamber Music Program March 9 & 10

The African American violist and violinist Nokuthula Ngwenyama will take part when the Downtown Chamber Series of Phoenix presents an all-contemporary program for piano and strings in downtown's historic venue The Icehouse on Sunday and Monday, March 9 and 10, 2008 at 8:00 p.m. Works of Crumb, Corigliano, Shostakovich and Stravinsky will be performed.

Nokuthula Ngwenyama, violin and viola
Jing Zeng, violin
Mark Dix, viola
Jan Simiz, cello
Eckart Sellheim and Dian Baker, piano

George Crumb,
Black Angels for electric string quartet, inspired by the Vietnam War
Three Pieces for string quartet
Viola Sonata
Gazebo Dances for piano four hands

[Nokuthula Ngwenyama is profiled at]

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