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New Lights Ensemble: Haunted Library

Wednesday, October 31, 2012 . 8PM Michelle Smith Performing Arts Library
The New Lights Ensemble will haunt the Michelle Smith Performing Arts Library on Halloween with some of the most ghoulish music they could find: works by Kodaly, Crumb, Shostakovich, Cage and Webern! Stop by before the evening’s traditional festivities to be spooked in the strangest way ever. The New Lights Ensemble is a group of forward-thinking musicians dedicated to creating unique musical experiences through a fresh approach to presentation and programming. They strive to make concerts as interesting and unique as the people who attend them.Visit the Michelle Smith Performing Arts Library to learn more about the pieces featured on this program:
Dmitri Shostakovich - String Quartet No. 8
Zoltan Kodaly - String Trio Percussion pieces by John Cage
  • The Michelle Smith Performing Arts Library is currently featuring Cage: 100, an exhibition celebrating John Cage's 100th birthday.  Learn more about this visionary composer and artist in the online portion of Cage: 100 
The chamber music of Anton Webern String works by George Crumb Here is a Spotify Playlist with selections from the haunting: