Trevor Weston’s music has been called a “gently syncopated marriage of intellect and feeling.” (Detroit Free Press) In 2019 his Juba for Strings won the 2019 Sonori/New Orleans Chamber Orchestra Composition Competition. Musiqa’s performance will feature our renowned resident artist, soprano Karol Bennett, and a stellar ensemble of musicians, including Amanda Galick (flute), Maiko Sasaki (clarinet), Laura Bleakley (piano), Jackson Guillen (violin) and Mayara Velasquez (cello). This commission has been made possible by the Chamber Music America Classical Commissioning Program, with generous funding provided by The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, and the Chamber Music America Endowment Fund.
“Stars” will be premiere on Saturday, November 14 and be available to view online through Sunday, November 29. Remaining show times are as follows:
The suggested ticket price is $25, but all tickets will be Pay-What-You-Can: patrons are encouraged to support this new work to the best of their ability, but not let finances stand in the way of joining us.