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Nief Norf Summer Festival 2019


Nief-Norf is a Knoxville-based, multi-tiered contemporary music organization devoted to fostering creative work among musical interpreters, composers, and scholars. Nief-Norf presents and performs contemporary chamber music in ways that explore the breadth and depth of the repertoire. Their focus on flexible repertoire-based instrumentation allows the ensemble to connect Knoxville’s most voracious ears with outstanding works of the 20th Century as well as new commissions and collaborations.

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Listed below are the concerts Yaz will be performing in (asterisks are placed next to the specific pieces!). However you can find all of the events listed on Nief-Norf’s facebook page. All events are at the Natalie L. Haslam Music Center.

NorfSPACE
Thursday, 13 June @ 1:30pm
Free Admission

Yaz will be performing Morton Feldman’s For Aaron Copland at the nnSF19 participant afternoon concert series.

Genre Lines Opening Concert
Friday, 14 June @ 7:30pm
$15 GA/$10 Students

Music by Wadada Leo Smith*
Emre Sihan Kali - Adjacent Rooms, for Borges (Call for Scores Winner)
Christopher Adler - Repudiation and Sacrifice
Sarah Kirkland Snider - You Are Free*
Ellen Reid - Push/Pull
Georges Aperghis - Les Sept crimes de l'amour

NorfSPACE
Thursday, 20 June
Free Admission

Andrea Lodge will be performing Yaz’s piece mosaic for solo piano.

World Premiere Series Night
Friday, 21 June 2019 @ 6:00pm
$15 GA/$10 Students

Works by Elizabeth Shearon, Sophie Mathieu*, Nicole DeMaio, Alexandre David, Huijuan Ling, Mathilde Cote, Christina George*, Zac Fick-Cambria, Colton Chapman, Cory Harper-Latkovich, Mikeila McQueston, & Lily Shababi

Music for People Who Like Art
Saturday, 22 June 2019 @ 7:30pm
$15 GA/$10 Students

Brian Ferneyhough - In Nomine a 3
Alexandre Lunsqui - CHIRAL*
Andrew Hamilton - Music for People Who Like Art*
Philip Glass - Liquid Days
Sidney Boquiren - Tres Marias
Alex Temple - Thick Line
Alexandre Lunsqui - Entresons.Recreo
Leah Reid - Single Fish (Call for Scores Winner)

Marathon Concert
Sunday, 23 June 2019 @ 3pm
$35 GA

Daniel Fawcett - [Work for Max MSP alone]
Alexandre Lunsqui - Carreteis II
Missy Mazzoli - Still Life with Avalanche
Joo Won Park - Singaporean Cross Walk
Nicole Lizée - Malfunctionlieder
Christopher Cerrone - Goldbeater's Skin
Alexandre Lunsqui - Topographia Index 3
Emma O'Halloran - Constellations*
Tristan Perich - qsqsqsqsqqqqqqqq
Dan Trueman - Clapping Machine Music Variations
Alexandre Lunsqui - Shi
Salvatore Sciarrino; William Byrd; Wadada Leo Smith - String Quartets
Jordan Munson; Evan Chapman - Mantis

Earlier Event: June 4
Hildegard Competition Concert
Later Event: July 14
Sō Percussion Summer Institute