The temple of nature in which Schubert and his fellow Romantics worshipped is revisited by contemporary composers in this fascinating program. Audience members are invited to listen to the earth through the hushed reverence of Pauline Oliveros’s ritualistic Earth Ears, Anna Thorvaldsdottir’s Aequilibria, and the immersive sound world of Liza Lim’s How Forests Think.

The Program

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International Contemporary Ensemble

How Forests Think

Monday, August 14, 2017 at 7:30 pm Merkin Concert Hall

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International Contemporary Ensemble

Baldur Brönnimann, conductor

Wu Wei, sheng (Mostly Mozart debut)


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