Life, Love & Lights
Friday, July 18, 2014
Music by Ithaca based composer Persis Parshall Vehar will be performed, a scene from her opera Eleanor Roosevelt, and the 2nd performance of her Life, Love & Timelessness. Syracuse native Elliot Sneider, who just earned his doctorate at Arizona State, will perform in the 2nd performance of his City Colors/City Lights, a 2014 work. This will be the first time the work is accompanied by video, created by Syracuse videographer Courtney Rile. Completing the program is Poulenc’s much-loved Clarinet Sonata, the last work he wrote, and a work for 2 pianos by Michael Boyman, the NY Federation of Music Clubs Israel winner in 2014. Both Ms. Vehar & Mr. Boyman will attend. The outstanding performers are Victoria Krukowski, clarinet, Sar Shalom Strong, piano, Jonathan Howell, tenor & Elliot Sneider, piano.
Michael Boyman - Anger Management - Therapy for 2 pianos, 2013
Elliot Sneider - City Colors/City Lights, 2014
Persis Parshall Vehar - Life, Love & Timelessness, 2013
Persis Parshall Vehar - Major Duckworth's Act II hospital scene from the opera "Eleanor Roosevelt", 2010
Francis Poulenc - Sonata for Clarinet, 1962