Chamber Music and Songs of Tōru Takemitsu

Posted by on May 22, 2015 in Past Performances | 0 comments

Saturday, June 13, 8:00 PM
Trinity Chamber Concerts
Trinity Chapel
2320 Dana Street
Berkeley, CA 94704

An examination of the iconic Japanese composer through his chamber works. Largely self-taught but influenced by Debussy, Schoenberg, Messiaen and others, Takemitsu developed a unique style, blending elements of Western classical music and the sound of traditional Eastern instruments, in addition to serial music and musique concrete.

Jessica Wan, soprano
Daniel Lewin, violin
Jason Park, trumpet
Meredith Clark, harp
Frank Johnson, piano

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