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EDGE Ensemble
03.09.22 | Bright Box Theater
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Performing artists will perform unmasked only if they are fully vaccinated and have tested negative for COVID-19 within 72 hours of their performance(s).

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Shenandoah New Music
EDGE Ensemble


Love Surrounded

Jonathan Newman, director
Timothy J. Robblee, conductor

Wednesday, March 9, 2022 at 8PM
Bright Box Theater
Shenandoah Conservatory

Fog Tropes

Ingram Marshall (b. 1942)

Joe Walcyzk, trumpet
Noah Van Deventer, trumpet
Scout Kirkham, horn
Addison Ashley, horn
Dan Trout, trombone
Matthew Niess, trombone


Keiko Devaux (b. 1982)

Emily Ilyes, violin
Meredith Kennedy, violin
Dannielle Lopez, violin
Nicholas Whitley, violin
Rachel Zhao, violin

The Soul of the Gold Knight

Martha Mooke (b. 1963)

Chance Morris, piano and laptop

- brief interval -

Bespoke Songs (World Premiere)

1. Here is a poem
2. The Admonition
3. New Lovers
4. Elegie
5. If a lover brings an orange
6. Song of Songs
7. At Winter Solstice
8. Is there ecstasy
9. Kärlek [Love]
10. One morning
11. Любовь [Love]
12. This is my poem

Jonathan Newman (b.1972)

Fotina Naumenko, soprano
Garrick Zoeter, clarinet
Tim Roberts, saxophones
Akemi Takayama, violin
Edward Cho, cello
Karlyn Viña, percussion & harmonium
Hang Yin, guitar
Marika Bournaki, piano, harmonium
Nadège Foofat, conductor

Skylar DeGroot, sound engineer

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