American Wild Ensemble at Lyon Arboretum

Saturday, February 15, 2020

Ticket Information

Tickets are $25/person                                                                                                                                

Time
4:00 PM
Presented By
University of Hawaii-Manoa Lyon Arboretum
Event Type
Performances
Genre
Classical/Contemporary
Event Contact
Emlyn Johnon
Description

American Wild Ensemble performs a new Hawaii-centric program, including works by Takuma Itoh, Byron Yasui, Michael-Thomas Foumai, and Tonia Ko. Each explores a different element of Hawaiian wildlife, environment, and folklore, and Itoh's new work is supported by a CMA Classical Commissioning grant. This concert will be an intimate event, with limited ticketing available, in the lush and beautiful Lyon Arboretum!


Ensemble Name
American Wild Ensemble
Musicians
Emlyn Johnson, Ellen Breakfield-Glick, Lauren Becker, Hanna Hurwitz, Alexander Peña, Daniel Ketter, Colleen Bernstein
Composers
Takuma Itoh, Michael-Thomas Foumai, Byron Yasui, Tonia Ko
Program

Byron Yasui: Dance of the Goddess (Pelehonuamea)

Takuma Itoh: Adaptation Variations + Laysan Dances

Tonia Ko: The Journey Quickens + Covers and Uncovers

Michael-Thomas Foumai: E Malama I Ke Kai


Venue
University of Hawaii - Lyon Arboretum
Location
Honolulu, HI