season one


5.19.11 // Pierrot Lunaire and New Works | EQ Ensemble
Anna Ward, soprano; Russell Ger, conductor.
Our inaugural concert played to a packed house in the Boston Conservatory’s Concert Room, and received critical praise from the Boston Musical Intelligencer. Music by Arnold Schoenberg, Masaki Hasebe, Mischa Salkind-Pearl, Doug McCulloch, and Chrisopher Coughlin.

8 pm | Concert Room, Boston Conservatory, 8 The Fenway, Boston


5.21.11 // Diagenesis Duo
Heather Barnes, soprano; Jennifer Bewerse, cello.
Three world premieres/commissions by Mischa Salkind-Pearl, James Kallembach, and Lynn L. Petersen. Boston Conservatory’s Seully Hall.

Seully Hall, Boston Conservatory, 8 The Fenway, Boston


9.9.11 // one man shows | EQ Offstage Salon
EQ’s first salon concert took place at SONiVOX studios in Somerville. Performances by Emily Wilson, flute (Andrew Paul Jackson); Zoe Kemmerling, viola (Christopher Coughlin, John Harbison); Kathleen Leblanc-Hood, clarinet (Patrick Greene); Caroline Park, computer (Caroline Park).

SONiVOX Studios, Somerville


9.16.11 // Distant Worlds | Joe Turbessi
Bach’s French Overture, Crumb’s Makrokosmos I, and Tomyczko’sPiano Games.

Concert Room, Boston Conservatory, 8 The Fenway, Boston


2.10.12 // Polar Opposites | Balletik Duo
Natalie Calma, violin and Laurel Black, marimba.
Music by Marti Epstein, Masaki Hasebe, Andrew Paul Jackson, Gunther Schuller, and others.

Gallery 263, Cambridge


4.18.12 // Lucid | Transient Canvas
Transient Canvas (Amy Advocat, clarinets and Matt Sharrock, marimba) with premieres by Osnat Netzer, Andy Vores, and Kyle Pyke, as well as works of Aaron Jay Myers, Jeff Hamburg, Barbara White, and Shawn Michalek.

Davis Square Theater, Somerville


5.16.12 // Concerto Project: Part I | EQ Ensemble
Jeffrey Means, conductor; Matt Sharrock, marimba; Adrianne Pope, violin.
World premieres by Aaron Jay Myers (Concerto for Marimba and Strings), William Kleinsasser (Infinite Frames for piano quintet—EQ commission) and Victoria Cheah (Grist for string quartet), as well as music by Joan Tower (Platinum Spirals for solo violin).

Emmanuel Church, Boston


5.17.12 & 5/24/12 // Hyman Bloom Project | EQ Ensemble
As part of our developing Hyman Bloom Project, Equilibrium presented two evenings of new compositions to accompany the first posthumous solo exhibit of Bloom’s work.

Alpha Gallery, 37 Newbury St, Boston