2016 ALEA III International Composition Prize
32nd International Composition Competition Concert
Saturday, November 19, 2016, 7:00 p.m.
Marsh Chapel, Boston University Campus, 735 Commonwealth Avenue
Special event for the performance of the finalists' works. This year's competition is for pieces of 1-10 bassoons.
Juan José Bárcenas Cardona (Mexico) - Crucifix In A Deathhand for 4 bassoons
Chris Hung (Hong Kong) - Sands of Time for solo bassoon
Susannah Telsey, bassoon and contra
Alexis Diamant, bassoon
Luis Herrera Albertazzi, marimba
Holly Choe, conductor
The Marsh Chapel is located at 735 Commonwealth Avenue, on the B branch of the MBTA Green Line, at Boston University Central stop and it is wheelchair-accessible. Tel. 617/353-8724
Two masterclasses will be presented for bassoon performers with Swedish bassoonist Magnus Nilsson:
i) Wednesday, November 16, 2016: 5:30 – 6:30 pm.
New England Conservatory, 241 St. Botolph Street, Room 322
ii) Saturday, November 19, 2016: 3:00 – 6:00 pm.
Boston University, College of Fine Arts , 855 Commonwealth Avenue, Room 171
3:00 – 4:00 Masterclass on W. A. Mozart's Bassoon Concerto
4:00 – 6:00 Demonstration of Püchner bassoons and contrabassoons, as well as "Superreeds"