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Friday, November 1, 2019 8:00 PM // Rackham Auditorium

yMusic

 

“One of the groups that has really helped to shape the future of classical music.” (NPR’s Fred Childs)

Founded in New York City in 2008, yMusic uses its unique configuration (string trio, flute, clarinet, and trumpet) to “playfully overstep the boundaries of musical genres.” (New Yorker) This concert is a celebration of young composers, featuring works by luminaries such as Caroline Shaw, Michigan natives Andrew Norman and Shara Nova (aka My Brightest Diamond), Missy Mazzoli, and Gabriella Smith.

PROGRAM

Gabriella Smith Tessellations
Andrew Norman Music in Circles
Missy Mazzoli Ecstatic Science
Shara Nova A Paper, A Pen, A Note to a Friend
yMusic Flood
Sufjan Stevens, Arr. Rob Moose Year of the Horse
Caroline Shaw Draft of a High-Rise (excerpt)
Andrew Norman Difference (UMS Co-Commission and World Premiere)

Encore:
Sufjan Stevens, Arr. Rob Moose Year of the Dog

SUPPORTING SPONSORS

  • Ellie Serras

PATRON SPONSOR

  • Joel Howell and Linda Samuelson

MEDIA PARTNERS

11/1/19 8:00 PM
Rackham Auditorium

yMusic

Starting at $24 (+ fees)
$12-20 student tickets available
DETAILS

“One of the groups that has really helped to shape the future of classical music.” (NPR’s Fred Childs)

Founded in New York City in 2008, yMusic uses its unique configuration (string trio, flute, clarinet, and trumpet) to “playfully overstep the boundaries of musical genres.” (New Yorker) This concert is a celebration of young composers, featuring works by luminaries such as Caroline Shaw, Michigan natives Andrew Norman and Shara Nova (aka My Brightest Diamond), Missy Mazzoli, and Gabriella Smith.

PROGRAM (Fri 11/1/2019: Rackham Auditorium)

Gabriella Smith Tessellations
Andrew Norman Music in Circles
Missy Mazzoli Ecstatic Science
Shara Nova A Paper, A Pen, A Note to a Friend
yMusic Flood
Sufjan Stevens, Arr. Rob Moose Year of the Horse
Caroline Shaw Draft of a High-Rise (excerpt)
Andrew Norman Difference (UMS Co-Commission and World Premiere)

Encore:
Sufjan Stevens, Arr. Rob Moose Year of the Dog

SPONSORS

SUPPORTING SPONSORS

  • Ellie Serras

PATRON SPONSOR

  • Joel Howell and Linda Samuelson

MEDIA PARTNERS

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