Jun 05 - 12 2021
contour and counterpoint: Reich & Shostakovich...

contour and counterpoint: Reich & Shostakovich...

Presented by Chameleon Arts Ensemble of Boston at Online/Virtual Space

Patterns, phases, motifs, and monograms come together in Chameleon’s audacious season finale. Reich transforms the function of rhythm, Nørgård channels the king of counterpoint, and Shostakovich brings power, intensity, and dazzling technique to a landmark of the string quartet repertoire.

Steve Reich, Clapping Music
Per Nørgård, The Well-Tempered Percussionist
Toru Takemitsu, Rain Tree for percussion trio
Steve Reich, Drumming Part I for percussion quartet
Dmitri Shostakovich, String Quartet No. 5 in B-Flat Major, Op. 92

Robyn Bollinger, violin; Elizabeth Fayette, violin; Piero Guimaraes, percussion; William Manley, percussion; Rafael Popper-Keizer, cello; Matt Sharrock, percussion; Mike Williams, percussion; Scott Woolweaver, viola; Dave Jamrog, videographer; Patrick Keating, audio engineer

Admission Info

Tickets are $15. Ticket holders will additionally be able to watch exclusive artist interviews, download PDF program books, and enjoy our much-loved essays on the music.

Phone: 617-427-8200

Email: info@chameleonarts.org

Additional time info:

This program will be available to stream on-demand for one week on Chameleon's website, from Saturday June 5, 2021, 7 PM through Saturday, June 12, 2021, 11:59 PM.

Dates & Times

2021/06/05 - 2021/06/12

Location Info

Online/Virtual Space