EQ 1.1 // Pierrot Lunaire and New Works | EQ Ensemble

Thursday 5/19, 8 pm | Concert Room, Boston Conservatory, 8 The Fenway, Boston

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.

 

EQ 1.2 // Diagenesis Duo

Saturday 5/21 | Seully Hall, Boston Conservatory, 8 The Fenway, Boston

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.

 

EQ Offstage // Salon 1: one man shows

Friday 9/9 | SONiVOX Studios, Somerville

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).

 

EQ 1.3 // Joe Turbessi, piano

Friday 9/16 | Concert Room, Boston Conservatory, 8 The Fenway, Boston

Bach’s French Overture, Crumb’s Makrokosmos I, and Tomyczko’sPiano Games.

 

EQ 1.4 // Balletik Duo

Friday 2/10 | Gallery 263, Cambridge

Natalie Calma, violin and Laurel Black, marimba.
Music by Marti Epstein, Masaki Hasebe, Andrew Paul Jackson, Gunther Schuller, and others.

 

EQ 1.5 // Lucid | Transient Canvas

Wednesday 4/18 | Davis Square Theater, Somerville

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.

 

EQ 1.6 // Concerto Project: Part I | EQ Ensemble

Sunday 5/6 | Emmanuel Church, Boston

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).

 

EQ 1.7 // Hyman Bloom Project | EQ Ensemble

Thursday 5/17 and Thursday 5/24 | Alpha Gallery, 37 Newbury St, Boston

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.