Percussionist Makoto Aruga presents the world premiere of Guy Barash’s Talkback VIII for timpani and electronics.
Also on the program:
Quintet No. 1 “Flowers Between the Fingers” – Thomas Piercy (conductor), Christopher Yohmei Blasdel (shakuhachi), Ryuta Iwase (bass clarinet), Makoto Aruga (vibraphone), Go Mochizuki (mandolin), Sansuzu Tsuruzawa (bass shamisen)
Talkback I for clarinet and electronics – Thomas Piercy, clarinet
Talkback II for violin and electronics (arranged for mandolin) – Go Mochizuki , mandolin
Talkback IV for piano and electronics – Shoichiro Tanaka, piano