In celebration of Equilibrium Concert Series’ five-year anniversary, this season features our own EQ Ensemble under the direction of
Matt Sharrock premiering three commissions from New England composers: Peter van Zandt Lane, Clifton Ingram, and Caroline Park.
We will also present concerts by Boston ensembles Ludovico Ensemble and The Fourth Wall Ensemble, featuring works by EQ members
Mischa Salkind-Pearl and Stefanie Lubkowski, respectively.
Tickets are $10 general admission and are sold at the door.
Tuesday, September 8, 8 pm
Davis Square Theater, 255 Elm Street, Somerville:
In the midst of their project recording works by Mischa Salkind-Pearl, Ludovico Ensemble opens Equilibrium Concert Series’ season with a performance of Salkind-Pearl’s work in for flute and percussion quartet, as well as works by Vinko Globokar and Fritz Hauser.
Thursday, October 15, 7:30 pm
Central Square YMCA, 820 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge:
The EQ Ensemble premieres Chamber Symphony, a commissioned work by Peter van Zandt Lane, alongside Late Night Banter by Aaron Jay Myers, Bliss Whispers by Stefanie Lubkowski, and a work by Eun-young Lee.
Friday, December 4, 7:30 pm
St. Peter’s Episcopal Church, 838 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge:
This EQ Ensemble concert features our second commission for this season, Clifton Ingram’s Fortress of Turns, paired with two of Ingram’s influences, Nomi Epstein’s Sextet, and Drew Baker’s Charon. EQ composers Dan Lewis’ The Way We Wander and Mischa Salkind-Pearl’s A Poppy of Erasure are also featured.
Spring concerts include:
- Hybrid arts ensemble The Fourth Wall Ensemble with the Boston premiere of Vassal of the Sun, Boston composer Stefanie Lubkowski’s multi-dimensional exploration of ambition and mortality in Herman Melville’s Moby Dick.
- An Alvin Lucier Portrait concert.
- The EQ Ensemble in a premiere of a commissioned work from Caroline Park.
Dates and locations for our spring concerts to be announced.