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Brooklyn's Own Presents Kathy Supové

Brooklyn Conservatory of Music

Apr 2013

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Saturday, November 2, 2013, 8:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Brooklyn Conservatory of Music, 58 Seventh Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11217 


Brooklyn's Own, a new music series curated by Daniel Felsenfeld to support the Brooklyn Conservatory of Music, presents one of America's most acclaimed and versatile contemporary music pianists, known for continually redefining what a pianist/keyboardist/performance artist is, in today's world.


Shattered Apparitions Of The Western Wind by Annie Gosfield
Cakewalking (Sorry Claude) (2012) by Danny Felsenfeld
  Blandishments of the Young and Uniquely Handsome
  To The Manor (Icarus Chained)
  Golliwog Agonistes
Piano Miniatures (selections) (2005-12) by Mohammed Fairouz
including Bargemusic, Lullaby For A Chelsea Boy, Liberace, For Syria  
Long Distance Call (2012) by Randall Woolf

Disney Remixes (2007) by Matt Marks
  Legs Are Required
Indescribable Feeling
Ever Just As Sure
Feux d’Artifice (Fireworks, from Préludes Book II) by Claude Debussy


"I think the idea of it is Debussy as the Father of Program Music, as we know it in piano music today. Sometimes, today's composers use the idea of layering with lots of pedal like he did. Others pay homage to him in humorous ways, but knowing his overwhelming influence. And some tell short and potent stories, with a few well-placed characters spread out on a multi-level stage."  --Kathy Supove

About Kathleen Supové

Kathleen Supové is one of America's most acclaimed and versatile contemporary music pianists. Ms. Supové presents solo concerts entitled THE EXPLODING PIANO. where she has performed and premiered works by countless established as well as emerging composers. Upcoming projects include new/complete PIANO MINIATURES by Mohammed Fairouz, DIGITAL DEBUSSY, the piano works/ghost pieces of Morton Subotnick, and performances throughout the UK of URBAN BIRDS by Arlene Sierra in connection with the Commonwealth Games. In June 2013, she and Sideband, the Princeton Laptop Orchestra performed and gave a GOOGLE TALK at their headquarters in Chelsea, NYC. In May, 2012, Supové received the John Cage Award from ASCAP for “the artistry and passion with which she performs, commissions, records, and champions the music of our time.” Her latest solo CD is THE EXPLODING PIANO.

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Tickets:  Regular $20+$2 fees; Students $15+$1.75 fees; BCM Faculty $10+$1.50 fees  

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