Neely Bruce

This Is It! The Complete Piano Works of Neely Bruce: Part XI

Sunday, February 19, 2017 at 3:00pm
Crowell Concert Hall


World premieres! John Spencer Camp Professor of Music Neely Bruce presents the eleventh in a series of sixteen CD-length recitals of his piano music, featuring his work for harpsichord. Highlights include the first complete performance of A Book of Pieces for the Harpsichord; the world premiere of Random Study 2016, for two harpsichords, composed with the assistance of Bruce's students; and the rarely performed Sonata for Viola and Harpsichord by Alvin Etler. The program concludes with the theater piece Einstein in the NEWS. With guest artists Elena Zamolodchikova, harpsichord; Nadya Potemkina, viola; and cameo appearances by John Basinger, Brian Stewart, Joseph Knee, Anthony Dean ’17, Roy Lisker, and others.