Diagenesis Duo (Heather Barnes-soprano and Jennifer Bewerse-cello) makes their first appearance in Los Angeles performing contemporary classical music from their recently released debut CD, Hands and Lips of Wind. The concert features commissions Diagenesis has made throughout their 7-year collaboration and Harrison Birtwistle’s elegant miniatures, Twelve Settings of Lorine Niedecker. Also on the program is Diagenesis’s most recent commission, Marti Epstien’s Different Kinds of Light featuring the poetry of Jackson Mac Low.
Harrison Birtwistle: Twelve Settings of Lorine Niedecker
Mischa Salkind-Pearl: Hands and Lips of Wind
Marti Epstein: Different Kinds of Light
Adam Scott Neal: Travels
Scott Ordway: Black is the Color