In conjunction with the exhibition Nari Ward: We the People, Musiqa presents a special concert. The program includes Eleanor Alberga’s Ride Through for solo cello; Kinen Azmeh’s It’s About Time for solo harp; Sky McKlay’s The Braid for clarinet, cello, and percussion; Joseph Pereira’s Aldebaran for amplified harp and thunder sheet; and Olly Wilson’s Echoes for clarinet and electronics.
Winner of the 2013 and 2016 Chamber Music America/ASCAP Adventurous Programming Award, Musiqa is a non-profit organization dedicated to the performance of contemporary classical music. Founded in 2002 and led by four composers, Musiqa aims to enrich and inspire the community through programs that integrate contemporary music with other art forms. Musiqa celebrates the creative arts through interdisciplinary concerts that highlight contemporary music and its connections to literature, film, dance, art, and more. With its innovative collaborations and educational programming, Musiqa strives to make their repertoire accessible and vital to audiences of all ages and musical backgrounds.